Dr. William Lu, MD

Dr. William Lu, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. William Lu, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winter Park, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1605 W Fairbanks Ave

Winter Park, FL 32789

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 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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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • 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

13  Procedures

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

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lu

4.1

Based on 32 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Lu did my back surgery in the late 90’s and early 90’ and early 2000!
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Donna bird in Apopka, FL – Sep 14, 2018
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Dr Lu performed 9 surgeries on my cervical spine using surgical materials and procedures that were not approved for use. My neck and left arm and back will forever be in pain and not able to be operated on and fixed.
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A.W. in Orlando , FL – Jul 03, 2018
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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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Ida miller in Avon Park, Fl – Jun 08, 2016
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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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Orlando – Jan 04, 2016
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