Dr. Joanne Wu, MD

Dr. Joanne Wu, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
(44)
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Dr. Joanne Wu, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from UNIV OF ROCHESTER SCH OF MED & DENTISTRY in 2006 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

2655 Ridgeway Ave Ste 420

Rochester, NY 14626

Contact Information

(585) 723-7972

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wu performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coccygeal Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Wu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Upper Back Pain

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.

Education

  • UNIV OF ROCHESTER SCH OF MED & DENTISTRY
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wu's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wu to family and friends
44 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (26)

Dr. Wu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I saw Ms Wu for spinal issues. I will not call her a doctor. She was rude, demeaning, and outright refused to answer questions about recommendations. She spent more time chastising me p a rescheduled appointment than she did about my health. I would never recommend her anyone I cared about. Beware:...more
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I found Dr. Wu to be rude and condescending. She was unwilling to listen to me and appeared that her only concern was rushing me out of the office. I could not understand why her demeanor was so poor right from the start. Her manner of speaking to me clearly portrayed that she felt that her...more
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Terrible doctor kept me in chronic pain for almost a year when my MRI showed clearly I needed surgical intervention. Would never suggest her to anyone.
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I have seen her 2 or 3 times and find her to be condescending, dismissive, arrogant, and unwilling to listen to you. She pushes what she thinks is an issue, disregards if you state otherwise, and uses cookie cutter treatments to address things. While she claims to be holistic and into fitness and...more
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I am speechless at the demeanor of this woman. I cannot call her a doctor because in my 50 years a doctor is caring, empathetic, understanding, patient, and respectful of their patients. This is not at all what you will find. My 2nd appt and a followup was a woman on a laptop spewing all the...more
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