Dr. Theodore Lau, MD

Dr. Theodore Lau, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Theodore Lau, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in interventional cardiology and cardiology.

Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates at St. Joseph

1802 Yakima Ave Ste 307

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

Learn about Dr. Lau

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Top Care Areas

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

Cardiomyopathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hypertension
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Lau'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lau "Theodore K. Lau, MD, is a board-certified cardiologist with special interests in lipids management; complex coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease interventions; pacemaker implantation; and repair of structural heart defects. Dr. Lau is committed to providing state-of-the-art preventive, diagnostic and treatment options. He believes that actively involving each patient in the disease management process is the best way to improve patients cardiovascular health and quality of life. Dr. Lau is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiography, and Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. He is fluent in English and Chinese (Cantonese)."

2  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

7  Conditions Treated

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • McGill University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Texas Heart Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Lau does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Lau and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Lau's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lau to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lau's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is the most understanding and kind doctor I have run across in my life. He focuses on your health and well-being. He is understanding, compassionate and kind.
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