Dr. Louis Vu, MD

Dr. Louis Vu, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Louis Vu, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1995 and specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

3141 N 3rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013

Contact Information

(602) 914-1520

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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Scoliosis
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more than 67% of peers
Spine Deformities
normal
more than 63% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 48% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vu "St. Joseph's Orthopedic Clinic provides quality healthcare for management of injuries related to trauma and sports activities. The Orthopedic Team believes in integrated care and patient management through communication and collaboration with medical staff, clinical staff, administrative staff, support services and the patient and their family. The level of care is in accordance with the specific need of the patient and will vary with diagnosis, patient condition, healthcare and psychosocial status, physician orders, and recommendations of the multi-disciplinary team. St.Joseph's Orthopedic Clinic also maintains a 24 hour physician on call service."

3  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

96  Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Growth Deformities
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Kyphosis
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meningomyelocele
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spastic Gait
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steppage Gait
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
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36  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Maricopa Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Maricopa Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vu's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vu to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Vu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Went to the office for consultation. Doctor spend 2 min with my son and rush us out. I did pay for the consultation out of pocket as It was requested. Received unexpected bill from his office for treatment that he did not perform. Office staff very unprofessional. Stay away from this business..
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He did not even look at my son's chart, barely took a look at him, and we spent maybe 5 minutes with him before he rushed off. Rude, abrupt, and poor attitude.
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