About Dr. Chu

Allen Chu, MD, PhD, is a Harvard University-trained physician with multiple board certifications who specializes in neuromuscular and sleep problems at Houston Neurology & Sleep Diagnostic Center in Houston and The Woodlands, Texas. He’s spent his career studying the intricate workings of the brain and nervous system to help patients improve their health and quality of life.

Dr. Chu has an extensive and prestigious educational background in neuroscience and neurology. After earning his Ph.D. in neuroscience at the University of Iowa, Dr. Chu entered into neurology residency training at Duke University Medical Center, in Durham, North Carolina. During his residency, Dr. Chu was a chief resident and also completed advanced elective training in sleep medicine and electrophysiology at Duke University Medical Center. He then participated in rigorous fellowship training in neuromuscular diseases and EMG (electromyography) at Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Chu is board-certified in neurology, neuromuscular medicine, sleep medicine, and electrodiagnostic medicine. Dr. Chu sees himself as a real sleep expert, not only because of his board certifications but also because he suffers from sleep apnea and used a CPAP machine for more than fifteen years. These personal experiences allow Dr. Chu to better serve the needs of his patients.

While Dr. Chu uses state-of-the-art medicine to diagnose and treat patients, he focuses on providing customized care to address the individual needs of each patient. He always takes time to listen to patients and develop a comprehensive understanding of their medical needs as well as their general health and life.

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Houston Neurology & Sleep Diagnostic Center

Allen Chu, MD, PhD, is a Harvard University-trained physician with multiple board certifications who specializes in neuromuscular and sleep problems at Houston Neurology & Sleep Diagnostic Center in Houston and The Woodlands, Texas. He’s spent his career studying the intricate workings of the brain and nervous system to help patients improve their health and quality of life.

Dr. Chu has an extensive and prestigious educational background in neuroscience and neurology. After earning his Ph.D. in neuroscience at the University of Iowa, Dr. Chu entered into neurology residency training at Duke University Medical Center, in Durham, North Carolina. During his residency, Dr. Chu was a chief resident and also completed advanced elective training in sleep medicine and electrophysiology at Duke University Medical Center. He then participated in rigorous fellowship training in neuromuscular diseases and EMG (electromyography) at Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Chu is board-certified in neurology, neuromuscular medicine, sleep medicine, and electrodiagnostic medicine. Dr. Chu sees himself as a real sleep expert, not only because of his board certifications but also because he suffers from sleep apnea and used a CPAP machine for more than fifteen years. These personal experiences allow Dr. Chu to better serve the needs of his patients.

While Dr. Chu uses state-of-the-art medicine to diagnose and treat patients, he focuses on providing customized care to address the individual needs of each patient. He always takes time to listen to patients and develop a comprehensive understanding of their medical needs as well as their general health and life.

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  • Willowbrook Location

    (281) 469-8600

    Doctor is available for appointments on Monday and Wednesday 8:00-5:00pm

    Woodlands Location

    (281) 469-8600

    Doctor is available for appointments on Thursday 8:00-5:00pm

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Please view our full list of accepted insurance plans here. If you do not see your insurance or you have a question about your plan, please contact the practice.

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CHAMP VA
Cigna
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GEHA
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Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Google

    "Dr. Chu and his staff are awesome. Having had an EMG from another doctor before I was dreading it. Dr. Chu was amazing, he talked me through every step."

    Alegria L.
  • Google

    "Dr. Chu’s entire staff was professional, personable & extremely accommodating. My appointment actually started on time and Dr. Chu actually performs the EMG himself."

    Lauren G.
  • Google

    "Dr. Chu had excellent bedside manner and listened to all I had to say. During the first appointment he was able to find one definite problem and explained it very well."

    Jane B.
  • Google

    "Dr. Chu took care of me and eased my mind throughout the process. Three months later, I am proud to say that I have been seizure-free and in good health."

    Josh M.
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