Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Independence Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Acute Care Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Complete Physical Examinations
  • Comprehensive Care Of The Adult Patient
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Heart Failure Management
  • Home Nebulizer
  • Internal Medicine
  • Mammogram
  • Men's Health
  • Osteopathic Manipulation
  • Outpatient Care
  • Pap Test
  • Peak Flow Meter
  • Presurgical Testing and Assessment
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Reproductive Health
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Treating Asthma With Bronchodilators
  • Women's Health
  • X-Ray
View all 22 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Addison's Disease
  • Adult Medicine
  • Alcoholism
  • Allergies
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Bronchitis
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Headaches
  • Heartburn
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Infections
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Primary Care
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Tract Infection
View all 30 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Saint Luke's Medical Center
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Preventive Medicine

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 12/22/2019, Dr. Wu has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

224 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

69 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

I am so super to have Dr. Wu as my doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Dr. Wu is an excellent doctor and has always treated me as both a patient and a person. I feel lucky to have him as my primary physician.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Dr. Wu is a very caring doctor

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Dr.Wu has always been very attentive and detail oriented regarding my health concerns.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Dr. Wu is the best doctor. I am always impressed how much he remembers about me and my health and my family. incredible Doctor

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

my experience with Dr. Wu s visit was excellent. he is a wonderful doctor who takes time to listen to you and does a great job of helping me with my medical issues. I give him the highest rating possible .

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

Dr. Wu is a wonderful doctor who takes time to listen to my problems and evaluates and gives me medicine or suggestions as to how to treat them. he takes the time to explain all the test results as well. he is a wonderful doctor who always gets back to me by phone or my chart with questions I may have. I give him the highest rating possible.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

I have been seeing Dr. Wu for years. He cares about my health and is great. He answers my questions with answers I can understand.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

Dr. Wu is an excellent doctor

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2020

dr Wu is the best.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

*Dr. Wu is an outstanding professional that obviously cares about his patients. I have been under his care for at least 20 years and I love his care and manner and trust his guidance 100%.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

*Dr. Wu is exceptional. Always take time to listen to concerns and shows genuine compassion.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Dr Wu is thorough, personable and a very good listener

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

*Dr. Wu is top notch -

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

virtual visit was great - easy and quick way for Dr. Wu to assess a concern.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Dr. Wu is so good at what he does, and he is a virtual natural. l value the continuity of care he provides for my husband and me - he has cared for us over many years, in a very compassionate way.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Dr. Wu is always very thorough professional and compassionate

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

from the time i met dr. wu (his son and my grandson played youth hockey together) he impressed me as a truly professional doctor. since i have become his patient he has totally validated my initial impression of him.

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

as to item no., again, my interaction with staff other than dr. wu was insignificant.

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Dr. Wu is wonderful! Easy to talk to and very informative.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Dr. Wu is one of the best doctors I've ever had.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Dr Wu was very attentive and followed up immediately

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

excellent experience with Dr Wu as usualbest primary dr we have ever had

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

I much appreciate DR Wu and his staff. I'm grateful for their attention to my health concerns.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Dr. Wu is excellent!

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Dr. Wu is an outstanding physician.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Dr. Wu is the best doctor I've ever had. I have great admiration and respectful him. I am lucky he is my primary care physician.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Dr. Wu is very personable. he has genuine concern for me as a patient.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Dr Wu is the best. so positive and helpful. easy to talk with. I'm not afraid to ask him anything.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

I love Dr. Wu. He is always very through and I never feel rushed.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Dr Wu is an outstanding Dr no one else I would rather have

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

just a wonderful doctor. lListens to your concerns and explains things so patient can understand.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Dr Wu takes his time with his patients

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Dr. WU is the best.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Dr. Wu loves his work and it shows in the care he has for his patients.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Dr Wu is a very bright and caring Dr. I am lucky to have him.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Dr. Wu is always very thorough

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Dr. Wu is the best. He listens and is heartfelt in the advice he provides at each visit whether in person or now by video virtual appointments due to the pandemic.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Dr. Wu is absolutely the best. He is always kind and caring and makes me feel heard. Always spot on with his diagnosis. Really the best Dr I've ever had.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Dr Wu is wonderfully responsive and timely to any questions posed thru MyChart

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr on time and all questions answered as usual. Good connection.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr Wu never disappoints.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr Charles WU is the BEST!

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

I highly recommend Dr Charles Wu

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

dr wu is amazing

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Dr Wu noted that I needed yearly testing, bone density, mammogram & set that up

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Considerate, caring Doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

Dr. Wu is a credit to your institution and simply an awesome physician.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

I at one time - after the first time I met *Dr. Wu, MD - I would have paid extra to have him - as my doctor - I was disappointed this last visit.

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Dr. Wu always listens and explains in terms one can easily understand. He always the professional, that is why I choose him as my primary care physician

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Dr Wu has my utmost confidence. I trust him.

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr. Wu is amazing and so thankful to have him as my doctor.

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Dr. Wu is extremely professional yet has a warm personality to make you feel comfortable and relaxed! He takes great strides in explaining ever detail of my blood work and the physical.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Dr. Wu has been fantastic in regards to communication and helpfulness during my health issues.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Dr. Wu is great. I recently recommended my daughter to him. She was very comfortable and at ease with him.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Dr Wu is very good at listening to health issues plus checks and make patient aware of issues that need to be covered

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

I already have recommended Dr. Wu to friends looking to switch primary care doctors. I had been with a different primary doctor in a different hospital for years, I had no idea how unhelpful that doctor was back then. Dr. Wu has already done so much to get my health back on track.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Dr. Wu is great

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2020

he is the best doctor I've ever had. he's been my doctor since 2011

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

Dr. Wu was very patient with me as I explained my symptoms. Listened carefully. Has a very trustworthy manner..I felt very comfortable with him and trusted his decisions.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

best doc I've ever had. straight forward easy to talk to and he listens

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

I like Dr Wu. He factors my opinion in his treatment plan.

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

I do not feel that the Doctor listened to or understood my problem.

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

I hold the highest esteem for all of the Cleveland Clinic Physicians!!

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

Dr. Wu took the time to explain all of the questions that I had for him. His follow up on all my lab work and ordering my new prescriptions could not have been faster.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019

Dr. Wu always addresses each concern, and does an amazing job of making sure that you understand anything he recommends. he really listens - great ?bedside manner.?. I appreciate that CCF and Dr. Wu keep track of vaccinations and preventative health measures. excallent experience all around.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

Dr. Wu is great, always listens and gives good advice and you can tell he truly cares.He is very thorough

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

I know doctors are very busy so it is necessary to schedule appointments for routine physicals well in advance.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

I have been a patient of Dr Wu for over 20 years and have always been satisfied.

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