Dr. Wu Zhuge, MD

Dr. Wu Zhuge, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Wu Zhuge, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Edmonds, WA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

21600 Highway 99 Ste 150

Edmonds, WA 98026

Contact Information

(877) 471-5544

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zhuge performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
high
more than 88% of peers
Spondylosis
high
more than 87% of peers
Back Pain
high
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zhuge "Premier Orthopedic Group offers expertise in virtually every orthopedic subspecialty. Our providers are renowned for their work in orthopedic surgery, nonsurgical intervention, and rehabilitation."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

78  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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28  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (3/2/2018)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
2 Board Actions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/28/2018)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
  • Unprofessional Conduct (1/12/2017)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Washington

Education

  • Johnson County Community College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Univeristy Of Kansas Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Research Instructor, MMD Laboratory of Viral Pathogenesis, Department of Microbioloy, Molecular Genetics & Immuntology, January 19
  • Second Place - Research Award, Cervical Spine Research Society, 2008
  • Alpha Omega Alpha - Univeristy of Kansas School of Medicine, 2002
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zhuge's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zhuge to family and friends
34 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Zhuge'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 (24)

Dr. Zhuge and his staff are outstanding. Any questions or concerns are addressed quickly and daily checks on condition through the internet portal is excellent. Would recommend this team without hesitation.
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Very knowledgeable, Explains problem and procedures so that patient can understand Great bedside manner Always has a smile
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I received my spinal cord stimulator 2 weeks ago and I'm already getting my life back! Dr.Zhuge and staff are amazing! So nice to have a Dr truly care!
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Great Dr. Only Dr. I would have ever operate on my spine. Knowledgeable and skilled.
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Dr Zhuge is professional and personable. He listened to my concerns and answered questions promptly and courteously. I have had no problems post surgery of during the surgery. I would recommend him to anyone who needs this type of surgery or any other issue that he deals with.
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