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Yu-Lam Chiu, MD

Yu-Lam Chiu, MD

Cardiology


About the Provider

Video Title:Check-Up: Blood Thinners (Christopher Chiu, MD)

Video Summary: Spectrum Health Lakeland cardiologist, Christopher Chiu, MD, explains why a person would need to be prescribed a blood thinner and the importance of measuring the blood’s thickness to prevent clots.

Video Title:Check-Up: Why Salt is Bad for Heart Failure (Christopher Chiu, MD)

Video Summary: Spectrum Health Lakeland cardiologist, Christopher Chiu, explains why too much salt can have bad side-effects for patients with congestive heart failure.

Video Title:Check-Up: What is a Widow Maker? (Christopher Chiu, MD)

Video Summary: Spectrum Health Lakeland cardiologist, Christopher Chiu, MD, explains what a widow maker heart attack is and why it’s serious.

Video Title:Heart Attack: Brian Miner "Beyond the Blockage"

Video Summary: When Brian Miner, a pipefitter working on the new Lakeland Medical Center Pavilion, couldn’t ignore the chest pain any longer, he laid down his tools and walked over to the Emergency Department.

Video Title:Physician Video Profile: Christopher Chiu, MD (Cardiology)

Video Summary: Christopher Chiu, MD treats conditions involving the cardiac system including heart failure, atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure, and coronary heart disease in St. Joseph.

Education

Graduate
  • Harvard University
  • Major: Medical Doctor
Fellowship
  • University of Chicago Hospitals
Internship
  • University of Chicago Hospitals
Residency
  • University of Chicago Hospitals

Testimonials

  • "I'm so thankful for Dr. Christopher Chiu. I didn't pay attention to the rules, and he saved my life when I got out of bed too soon."

    "Dr. Christopher Chiu, my heart doctor, was very informative and he answered all my questions, even though it was very late at night."

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • ASR
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Federated
  • Group-Marketing
  • Healthscope
  • Humana
  • Liberty Union
  • Nippon Life
  • PHP of Northern Indian
  • Priority Health
  • Starmark
  • Trustmark
  • United Health Care
  • US Health & Life
  • Community Health Alliance (CHA)
  • Select Health Network
  • McLaren
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • Meridian

Office Locations

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Lakeland Heart and Vascular

3950 Hollywood Rd, Suite 110,
St. Joseph, MI 49085

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