Michael Ya-Wei Lu, M.D.

Michael Ya-Wei Lu, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 655
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 473-3516
Office: (585) 273-4202

Professional Bio

Dr. Lu attended Johns Hopkins University and graduated in 2003. He received his MD from the University of Michigan in 2007, and completed his residency training in Emergency Medicine at the University of Rochester in 2010. He joined the faculty at URMC after residency, working in both the adult and pediatric EDs, and is currently a senior clinical instructor. Since 2013, he has also served as the Director of Emergency Ultrasound.

Awards & Honors (National)

Fellow | American College of Emergency Physicians 2014
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society Award 2002
Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society 2002
Golden Key International Honor Society 2001
National Society of Collegiate Scholars 2000

Awards & Honors (Local)

Strong Memorial Hospital Strong Star 2014
Strong Memorial Hospital Strong Star 2010

Recent Journal Articles

2012 Jul
Lu M, Johar S, Veenema K, Goldblatt J. "Patellar tendon rupture with underlying systemic lupus erythematosus: a case report." The Journal of emergency medicine. 2012 Jul; 43(1):e35-8. Epub 2009 Dec 03.
2011 Oct
Lu M, Inboriboon PC. "Lantus insulin overdose: a case report." The Journal of emergency medicine. 2011 Oct; 41(4):374-7. Epub 2010 May 20.

Current Appointments

Senior Instructor - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | University of Michigan Medical School2007
BA | Biology | Johns Hopkins University2003

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Emergency Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/23/2008 - 06/23/2010
Internship in Emergency Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/19/2007 - 06/22/2008