Dr. Theodore Wu, MD

Dr. Theodore Wu, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Theodore Wu, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Midlothian, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in ophthalmology.

611 Watkins Centre Pkwy Ste 2-100

Midlothian, VA 23114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 95% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 88% of peers
Senile Cataracts
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wu "To enrich lives by improving sight. We do this through: Excellence in diagnosis and treatment Breadth of services and specialties Numerous and convenient office locations Technological advancements Clinical research Continuing medical and community education Community outreach activities and events"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vision Impairment
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Riverside Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of Virginia Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Virginia
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief Resident of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Virginia,
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1988
Media & Publications

Dr. Wu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wu to family and friends
35 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Wu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I first saw Dr. Wu 9 years ago when I was having a vision issue in my eye. It turned out to be a cataract and Dr. Wu did a great job with the surgery. No problems to this day. My other eye started to get fuzzy about two years ago. I scheduled surgery but had to delay for family reasons. When I...more
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Dr. Wu operated to remove cataracts and performed the newest laser treatment. I now have one eye that focuses on near and the the other on far. I do not need glasses to read newspaper or books on my Kindle. Procedure went well for a 76 yrs old female. I still work, very part time, and night driving...more
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Dr. Wu performed my cataract surgery and I highly recommend him. During my search for a surgeon, I spoke with many people who told me their surgeon was excellent but didn't communicate well with them, e.g. telling them what they might expect or addressing their post-operative questions and...more
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I had laser surgery to remove scar tissue. Dr. Wu explained the procedure and was very reassuring. Everything went well; there was no pain!
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Dr. Wu has been my eye care physician for the past several years. Most recently, he removed cataracts and implanted lenses in both eyes. Dr. Wu is an excellent physician: he has a very careing and professional manner, he carefully listens to and thoroughly addresses any questions or concerns of...more
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