Dr. Louis Vu, MD

Dr. Louis Vu, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
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)
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Dr. Vu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spina Bifida
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vu treats Spina Bifida more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Vu treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Spina Bifida
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida
Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vu treats Scoliosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Vu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vu treats Spine Deformities more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Vu treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation

Dr. Vu's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tenotomy
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Antalgic Gait
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Avulsion Fracture
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bunion
Bursitis
Cerebral Palsy
Clavicle Fracture
Clubfoot
Coccygeal Pain
Colles' Fracture
Complex Fractures
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Compound Fracture
Compression Fracture
Distal Radius Fracture
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Extra-Articular Fracture
Femur Fracture
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
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
Growth Deformities
Hammer Toe
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hernia
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Sprain
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insufficiency Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intra-Articular Fracture
Joint Drainage
Joint Fracture
Joint Pain
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
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Kyphosis
Kyphosis Surgery
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Lupus
Marfan Syndrome
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meningomyelocele
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myopathic Gait
Neck Muscle Strain
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathologic Fracture
Pediatric Fractures
Pediatric Spina Bifida
Pediatric Spine Surgery
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scissoring Gait
Scoliosis
Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Simple Fracture Care and Casting
Simple Fractures
Spastic Gait
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steppage Gait
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Upper Extremity Fracture
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebral Fracture
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 medi...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Cantonese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vu

3.1

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
12.5%
(2)
1 Star
37.5%
(6)

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Dr. Vu is very kind, he has been a great orthopedic doctor for my son.
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This doctor's office was dirty & crowded. I waited hours to be sent "down the hall" for xrays even though they have a room for xrays in the office itself. After waiting for xrays- we waited again- to be seen by a PA for less than 5 minutes. The doctor didn't even assess my child but talked only...Read More
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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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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Aetna Test PPO
Ameriben
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
Coventry Health Care
CRS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Health Net
Indian Health Service
LifeWise
Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
Mercy Care
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
MultiPlan
RAN/AMN
One Health
Phoenix Health Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
SCAN Health Plan
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare POS
PacifiCare PPO
Sierra Health
United Healthcare

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