Dr. Christine Lau, MD

Dr. Christine Lau, MD

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Dr. Christine Lau, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fishersville, VA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Dartmouth Med School Hanover Nh in 1995 and specializes in general surgery.

70 Medical Center Dr

Fishersville, VA 22939

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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Dr. Lau's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau performs Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Lau performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Lau performs this procedure more than 99% of her peers

Lung Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau performs Lung Surgery more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Lau performs this procedure more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Lau's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achalasia
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Emphysema
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Interstitial Lung Disease
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mesothelioma
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christine Lau, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fishersville, VA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Dartmouth Med School Hanover Nh in 1995 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2003
    Washington University In St Louis
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1996
    Duke University Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Dartmouth Med School Hanover Nh
    Medical School
    1995

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Dr. Lau's Reviews

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Awesome Doctor, very busy so a little hard to get a chat with, but if you need surgery, you a are in very good hands. Thank you Chrstine! Andrew Hale (uva patient)
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I would highly recommend Dr Lau. She has been my Dr since 2013. I had lung cancer and continue to see her for my follow ups. You can tell she is anointed with the gift of caring for anyone who has and had lung cancer. I trusted Dr Lau from the beginning because of her bedside manner and straight...Read More
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Skilled surgeon with a great bedside manner. I had a great experience.
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Dr. Lau listens carefully to a patient. She is empathetic, straightforward, and focused. Her education and experience seem evident. She seems to take a cautious, but measured, approach to patient care. I would recommend her.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Augusta Health

Fishersville, VA