Dr. Irene Wu, MD

Dr. Irene Wu, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Dr. Irene Wu, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 2006 and specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine anesthesiology.

1245 16th St Ste 225

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • 4 More

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Dr. Wu's Experience

Dr. Wu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wu to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Wu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The word the best describes Dr. Wu is “negligent”. Other words are also easily applicable, such as “bureaucratic“, “unaccountable”, and “harmful“. Her ratings average between 1 and 2.5 stars, I’m delighted to discover, because she has the bedside manner and clinical efficacy of a pig. She...more
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This is one of the most upsetting doctor experiences I have had. She makes patients feel incredibly uncomfortable. She explains her medical recommendation in a way that makes you feel as though you are wasting her time. Her bedside manner is sad and her level of "expertise" trumps any pain or...more
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