Dr. William Lu, MD

Dr. William Lu, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(29)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Lu, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Winter Park, FL. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

1605 W Fairbanks Ave

Winter Park, FL 32789

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 50% of peers
Low Back Pain
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more than 44% of peers
Spinal Fusion
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more than 37% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 7/17/2015
    Amount or Range: $750,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: ORANGE COUNTY
    State: Florida
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

  • University Of Tennessee-Chemical Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Kentucky Hospital-Surgical Internship In General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Kentucky Hospital-Neurosurgery Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lu to family and friends
4.3
based on 29 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Lu'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 (2)

in Avon Park, Fl |
Dr Lu is the best surgeon that I know , he helped me no problems, he's is kind tells you the truth I would not think of letting anyone else operate on my neck,
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Orlando |
I had a very bad experience with this Dr He doesn't has that profesional ethic caring to patients like me that suffer for chronic pain very bad for years This md tread me as a drugadicted very bad experience with him I don't want to go back to him never in my life
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lu accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Lu has admitting privileges

Florida Hospital Orlando
601 E Rollins St
Orlando, FL 32803
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