CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSPUBLICATIONSVIDEOSTimothy E. Lum, M.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 341-6880Fax: (585) 341-8221A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentNot Accepting New PatientsLocationsEmergency Medicine, Box 31Box HHPatient Care SettingEmergency MedicineBiographyTimothy E. Lum, M.D. is board-certified in Emergency Medicine and is Chief of the Emergency Department at Highland Hospital. www.urmc.edu/highland/departments-centers/emergency.aspx Dr. Lum was born and raised in Rochester, NY and attended Aquinas Institute. He went on to graduate from Boston College with a degree in English, and then spent two years in Truk, Micronesia where he taught high school as a Jesuit International Volunteer. Dr. Lum earned a Master's Degree in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He attended medical school and completed a three-year residency in Emergency Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.CredentialsSpecialtiesEmergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency MedicineEducation2002MD | University of Rochester Medical CenterPost-doctoral Training & Residency06/24/2003 - 06/23/2005Residency in Emergency Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/18/2002 - 06/23/2003Internship in Emergency Medicine at University of Rochester Medical CenterPublicationsJournal Articles7/2005Lum TE, Fairbanks RJ, Pennington EC, Zwemer FL. "Profiles in patient safety: misplaced femoral line guidewire and multiple failures to detect the foreign body on chest radiography." Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.. 2005 Jul 0; 12(7):658-62. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSVideosplay_circle_filledA Geriatric-Friendly ED at Highlandplay_circle_filledHighland ED Partners with EMS to Care for Growing Elderly PopulationClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Timothy E. Lum, M.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Timothy E. Lum, M.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.