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Dr. Ting-Chi Lu, MD

Nephrology ·  Female · Age 45

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Dr. Lu

Austin Kidney Associates

321 W Ben White Blvd Ste 205 Austin, TX 78704

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(512) 451-5800

Dr. Ting-Chi Lu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2000 and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Lu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Thrivent Financial
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Acidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lu treats Acidosis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Lu treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lu treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Lu treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Acute Kidney Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lu treats Acute Kidney Failure more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Lu treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Lu's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lu

4.9

Based on 7 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Ting-Chi Lu, MD
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Dr. Lu took care of me when I had complete kidney failure in 2011 and I have been seeing her since. I was on dialysis and under her care I am no longer on dialysis and have been stable since I got off dialysis. That has been 7 years.
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Dr L is knowledgeable and caring. She has a good practice here in austin.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal is to help patients achieve quality life. My mantra is to treat patients as I would want my own family treated. I pride myself on spending quality time with patients to assure they have a thorough understanding of their health problem as well as their options for treatment.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
2001
Mount Sinai Hospital
Internship Hospital
2000
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School
2003
2001
2000

Awards

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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)