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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 +
Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
1997

Education & Fellowships

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
1997

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Anesthesiology
Cleveland, OH USA
1994

Internship - Saint Luke's Medical Center
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
1993

Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH USA
1992

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Preventive Medicine

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Charles Wu, MD.

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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 10/24/2021, 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

118 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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

29 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2022

Great doctor !!

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2022

My personal physician Dr Charles Wu is the Best. He is always attentive and informative. I trust him implicitly.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2022

Dr. Charles Wu is the most caring, compassionate and knowledgeable doctors I've known. I wouldn't be a bit surprised if I saw him walking on water.

Reviewed on May 31, 2022

Known Dr.Wu for years wonderful person

Reviewed on May 27, 2022

Have always had a great experience with doctor Wu and his staff

Reviewed on May 4, 2022

Dr Wu is a wonderful doctor who who explains things thoroughly.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Dr. Wu is very good at listening and explaining so that I have a good understanding of my health and any treatments/medications.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2022

Dr. Wu is amazing! Love having him as my Dr.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2022

Dr Wu always makes me feel heard and understood

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2022

Dr. Wu is the consummate professional. He is knowledgeable, thorough, patient, communicates well, and compassionate.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2022

Dr Wu is great

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2022

I've been seeing Dr. Wu for over 20 yrs. He is so very caring and kind.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2022

Dr. Wu is an amazing doctor who also cares about his patients as people. Incredible person!

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2022

Dr Wu is patient, empathetic and an excellent care provider

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2022

Dr. Wu is a caring and sensitive man. He is insightful and intelligent with a great sense of humor.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2021

Dr. Wu is an amazing doctor in every way. I'm blessed to have him as my primary care physician.

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2021

Dr Wu is an excellent doctor and caring person.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

Dr. Wu is always kind and has a great bedside manner even to patients who aren't very good patients!

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2021

Always a very good experience with Dr. We. He is very knowledgeable & professional.

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2021

Wonderful team. Dr Wu is the best.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2021

Dr Wu was wonderful and patient . I had a lot of issues and he was kind the entire visit!

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2021

*Dr. Charles Wu has been our primary care provider for many years. He is very knowledgeable and truly cares for his patients. He is the best!

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

Dr. Charles Wu is a wonderful, caring doctor that listens and follows through with any of my problems and concerns.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

I have seen Dr. Charles Wu over 20 years. Obviously, I respect his medical knowledge, skill and demeanor very much.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

*Dr. Wu is professional, calm, empathetic and thorough - Excellent PCP!

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021

Caring Dr.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Dr. Wu is one of CCF's best - if not the best.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

Dr. Wu is fabulous!

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Dr. Wu always listens, and gives excellent thorough care, he's very knowledgeable and caring. His recommendations for care always get me better quickly. He has never disappointed me.

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