Wu-Chan Kuo, MD

Chuang-Kuo Wu
, MD


Neurology, Geriatric Neurology/Dementia

Clinical Interests

Cerebrovascular disease, Stroke, Alzheimer's disease, Dementia, Parkinson's disease, Parkinson's-related disorders, Vascular dementia, Behavioral neurology, Behavioral neuropsychiatry, Frontotemporal dementia, Lewy body dementia, Behavioral Neuropsychiatry

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Vascular Neurology [Neurology]
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Taiwanese
Medical School
China Medical CollegeMD
Boston Medical CenterTransitional Year
Boston Medical CenterNeurology
UC San Diego Medical CenterGeriatric Neurology/Dementia
Professional Positions
  • Professor — Department of Neurology
More Information

Dr. Chuang-Kuo Wu is a board-certified UC Irvine Health neurologist with subspecialty board certifications in behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry and vascular neurology. His clinical interests include Alzheimer's disease frontotemporal dementia, primary progressive aphasia, lewy-body dementia, Parkinson's disease with dementia, vascular dementia, mild cognitive impairment and strokes.

Wu earned his medical degree at China Medical College in Taichung, Taiwan and completed an internship and a residency in neurology at Boston Medical Center in Boston, Mass. Wu then followed up with a fellowship in Geriatric Neurology/Dementia at UC San Diego Medical Center in San Diego, Calif.

Wu has published a variety of original research papers, conducted drug trials for various dementia disorders and will provide his expertise in comprehensive patient care for Alzheimer's and dementia patients at UC Irvine Health.

UC Irvine Health Gottschalk Medical Plaza
Phone: 949-824-8600
Fax: 855-209-8413
UC Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Drive South, Pavilion 1,
Bldg. 30
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-7702
Fax: 855-209-8413