David I. Chu, MD

David I. Chu, MD, is a pediatric urology fellow in the Division of Urology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 215-590-2754

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

    Internship

    Surgery - Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

    Residency

    Urologic Surgery - Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Urology - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Additional Training

    Research Resident Fellow - Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Urology Fellow

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2012

    Anderson MR, Chu DI, Balsara ZR, Ferrandino MN, Moul JW. Current Surgical Approaches to Primary Prostate Cancer Treatment. In Gulley JL, Prostate Cancer for Emerging Cancer Therapeutics, 2012. New York: Demos Medical Publishing, p. 465-80.

    Abstracts

    2013

    Chu DI, Lloyd JC, Balsara ZR, Wiener JS, Ross SS, Routh JC (2013). Variation in Use of Nephron-Sparing Surgery Among Children with Renal Tumors. Fall Congress of the Society of Pediatric Urology, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA (presented by Chu DI).

    Chu DI, Lloyd JC, Balsara ZR, Wiener JS, Ross SS, Routh JC (2013). Variation in Use of Nephron-Sparing Surgery Among Children with Renal Tumors. Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association, Hollywood, Florida, USA (presented by Lloyd JC).

    2012

    Chu DI, Ross SR, Wiener JS (2012). Outcomes from Use of Glycerin Compared to Tap Water Irrigation in Malone Antegrade Continence Enema and Chait Tube in Management of Neurogenic Bowel. Annual World Congress on Spina Bifida Research and Care, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA (presented by Balsara ZR).

    Chu DI, Ross SR, Wiener JS (2012). Continence Outcomes from Use of Glycerin Compared to Tap Water Alone in Malone Antegrade Continence Enema and Chait Tube Procedures. Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association, Amelia Island, Florida, USA (presented by Balsara ZR).

    Chu DI, Lipkin ME, Wang AJ, Ferrandino MN, Olbert P, Kapoor R, Vijverberg P, de la Rosette JJMCH, Preminger GM (2012). Imaging Modalities and Stone-Free Rates: Results from the Clinical Research Office of the Endourological Society (CROES) Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PNL) Global Study. Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association, Amelia Island, Florida, USA (presented by Goldsmith ZG).

    Chu DI, Ross SR, Wiener JS (2012). Continence Outcomes from Use of Glycerin Compared to Tap Water Alone in Malone Antegrade Continence Enema and Chait Tube Procedures. Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

    Chu DI, Moreira DM, Gerber L, Presti JC, Jr, Aronson WJ, Terris MK, Kane CJ, Amling CL, Freedland SJ (2012). The Effect of Race and Socioeconomic Status on Surgical Margins and Biochemical Outcomes in an Equal-access Healthcare Setting: Results from the SEARCH Database. Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
    -1st prize, AUA Ambrose/Reed Socioeconomics Prize Essay Contest

    Chu DI, Lipkin ME, Wang AJ, Ferrandino MN, Olbert P, Kapoor R, Vijverberg P, de la Rosette JJMCH, Preminger GM (2012). Imaging Modalities and Stone-Free Rates: Results from the Clinical Research Office of the Endourological Society (CROES) Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PNL) Global Study. Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (presented by Wang AJ).

    Papers

    2014

    Chu DI, Lloyd JC, Balsara ZR, et al. Variation in Nephron-Sparing Surgery Among Children with Renal Masses. Journal of Pediatric Urology. Jan 22 2014.

    Wang HH, Abern MR, Cost NG, Chu DI, et al. Use of Nephron Sparing Surgery and Impact on Survival in Children with Wilms Tumor: A SEER Analysis. The Journal of Urology. Apr 13 2014.

    2013

    Chu DI, Balsara ZR, Routh JC, Ross SS, Wiener JS. Experience with Glycerin for Antegrade Continence Enema in Neurogenic Bowel Management. The Journal of Urology. 2013 Feb;189(2):690-3.

    Chu DI, Lipkin ME, Wang AJ, et al. Lithotrites and Post-operative Fever: Results from the Clinical Research Office of the Endourological Society Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy Global Study. Urologia Internationalis. 2013;91(3):340-4.

    2012

    Chu DI, Moreira DM, Gerber L, et al. Effect of race and socioeconomic status on surgical margins and biochemical outcomes in an equal-access health care setting: results from the Shared Equal Access Regional Cancer Hospital (SEARCH) database. Cancer. Oct 15 2012;118(20):4999-5007.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    Reviewer

    • 2011-present, Urology
    • 2011-present, Nature Reviews Urology
    • 2010-present, Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases
    • 2010-present, Cancer