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Carol Chou, MD

Carol Chou, MD Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Dr. Chou is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties


  • Internal Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine, 1995

Description of Clinical Expertise

Certified by American Academy on Communication in Healthcare to teach core communication skills to Penn faculty
Trained in physician-patient communication skills and behavior change counseling
Communication skills coach

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Columbia University
Residency: University of Chicago Medical Center


American Academy for Communication in Healthcare, National American College of Physicians, National National Board of Medical Examiners, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Chou is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Selected Publications:

Chou, C.: Obesity Women's Health Care Clinical Vignettes : 325-332,2000.

Chou, C.: An Alternative Cause and Treatment of Hemolysis Journal of General Internal Medicine 14 (2): 172,1999.

Chou, C.: Evaluation and Treatment of Hypertension Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America : 521-537 (Chapter 3),1999.

Academic Contact Info

Penn Internal Medicine Associates at the Science Center
3701 Market Street
7th Floor, Suite 741

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 349-5200
Fax: (215) 615-0038
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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