Terence J. Chu, MD

Dr. Chu received his medical degree and completed his pediatric residency at the University of California, Irvine. A SOCPA physician since 2001, he has a special interest in infectious diseases, vaccines and athletics.

On staff at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, Mission Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) at Mission, Dr. Chu is a member of the Saddleback Memorial Credentialing Committee.

Dr. Chu attends Rock Harbor Church in South Orange County. His hobbies include working out, basketball, running, coaching track and field, watching movies, relaxing with his family and friends, and most of all, spending quality time with his son, Ryan.

“It is a joy to see children grow and mature and to be a part of that process. Additionally, I hate to see kids ill and therefore feel responsible to both help prevent and treat disease in children.”

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.


  • Pediatrics


Medical Education
UC Irvine School of Medicine
Date Completed:
June 30 1997

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