Dr. Melvin Lu, MD

Dr. Melvin Lu, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Melvin Lu, MD is a dermatologist in Weeki Wachee, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in dermatology.

10133 Cortez Blvd

Weeki Wachee, FL 34613

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Lu does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Electrosurgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Hosp U Pa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • U Mich Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lu to family and friends
4.0
based on 19 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lu's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Brooksville, Fl
Very personable, efficient, knowledgeable and you develop a sincere feeling of trust. One of the few times I do not dread going to the doctor. Terrific nursing staff which is a great deal of helping feel at ease! Was completely satisfied and now have my wife as his patient also!
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in Spring Hill, FL
I have been one of Dr. Lu's patients for almost 20 years. He has treated me for a variety of skin problems including many pre-cancerous lesions and skin cancers including melanoma. I have found him for be excellent in every respect. His medical skills are superior, he is a great listener,...more
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Wait time is ridiculous! Every time it's 45 minutes to an hour and beyond. I don't care how good a so called doctor is, my time is valuable also. My last visit was today and was told there were 5. People ahead of me. Send me my records, I'm leaving. Doc, you're fired!
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in Spring Hill, FL
Good Doc but long wait times!
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in Spring Hill, FL
Dr. Lu is an excellent dermatologist, although he does have some of the issues found in other offices these days. You may have to wait a bit to see him as he does have a lot of people coming in, but he is competent and caring. I had a basal cell that had returned, and when I told him I wanted to...more
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