Alex Hu, MD
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Alex Hu, MD

  • Family Medicine
Average rating: 4.9
 
15th Street Plaza Family Medicine & Internal Medicine | 1260 15th Street, Suite 1501, Santa Monica, CA 90404

About

Dr. Alex Hu is a board-certified family physician who provides comprehensive primary care to patients of all ages, including pediatrics and geriatrics. His clinical interests include primary care, managing chronic health conditions, sports medicine, and preventive medicine. He believes in partnering with and supporting his patients to help them achieve their health-related goals.

Dr. Hu received his undergraduate degree from Duke University, his medical degree from Northwestern University, and completed his family medicine residency at UCLA. He has a passion for teaching, and in his free time has mentored students of all ages throughout his medical studies. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing and watching sports, traveling, and trying different foods.

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certification

Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine, 2022

Residency

Family Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 2022

Degree

MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2019

Areas of Focus

Research

Publications

  • Hu A, Lawton CD, Nelson P, Selley RS, Sweeney P, Tuttle J, Johnson DJ, Balderama ES, Gryzlo SM, Terry MA. Assessment of Flexion Strength Following Single- Versus Double-Hamstring Tendon Harvest for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Arthroscopy. 2020 May;36(5):1409-1416. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2020.01.019. Epub 2020 Jan 28. PMID: 32001278.

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare

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Reviews

Overall Rating:
4.9
236 total ratings | 89 reviews
5.0
April 26, 2024
Very patient and understanding bedside manner.
5.0
April 24, 2024
I was approx 30 mind early for my appt and I was accomodated/seen with minimal wait time (less than 5 mins)
5.0
April 24, 2024
Everything went well.
5.0
April 24, 2024
Dr. Hu is thorough, patient, and kind. He asks the right questions and is knowledgeable and flexible regarding treatment choices. I feel safe in his care.
5.0
April 23, 2024
Personable, intelligent and clear communicator!