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


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Dr. Lau's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lau performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Atrial Fibrillation
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
Cardiomyopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau treats Cardiomyopathy more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile

Dr. Lau's conditions and procedures:

  • Angioplasty
  • Atherectomy
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Echocardiography
  • Hypertension
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Rotational Atherectomy
  • Stenting

About Me

Care Philosophy

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...

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Texas Heart Institute
Fellowship Hospital
University of Texas Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
McGill University
Medical School

Languages

  • Cantonese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lau's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lau

4.5

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Lau is a very caring, knowledgeable physician and would highly recommend him to my friends and family members with no hesitation.
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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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Affiliated Hospitals

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65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

St. Anthony Hospital

Gig Harbor, WA

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

St. Clare Hospital

Lakewood, WA

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

St. Francis Hospital

Federal Way, WA

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

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