Dr. Rui Lu, MD

Dr. Rui Lu, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Rui Lu, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Shanxi Medical University in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

106 Irving St NW Ste 411

Washington, DC 20010

Contact Information

(200) 877-7080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Dr. Lu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Continuous Glucose Monitoring
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Dr. Lu performs Continuous Glucose Monitoring more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lu performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Dr. Lu treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lu treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lu's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecomastia
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rui Lu, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Shanxi Medical University in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2005
    Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1985
    Shanxi Medical University
    Medical School
    1985

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lu's Reviews

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3.6

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Five minute visit after a long wait; he didn't ask about symptoms but told me I didn't have symptoms of a thyroid disorder. My PCP referred me to him, and I asked why I shouldn't just get testing before the appt. She pointed out the doc might do more than just a blood test or ultrasound because...Read More
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Office is very unprofessional, they charge $75 to get medical records! You have to wait several hours to be seen! Dr Lu knowledge on encrinology is good , but very insensitive to his patients!
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Cigna
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Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Golden Rule
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