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Diane D. Lu, M.D.

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Appointment: (585) 275-2838

Fax: (585) 396-9713

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Patient Care Settings

Surgery, Urology


Diane Lu, M.D. earned her medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine. After receiving her degree, she completed a general surgery internship and a urology residency at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Following her internship and residency, she became a Minimally Invasive Urological Surgery Fellow at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Dr. Lu is an Assistant Professor of Urology, as well as a member of the UR Medicine Urology research community, where she focuses on general urology and urologic oncology.



  • Urology - American Board of Urology


MD | Pennsylvania State College of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2017 - 06/30/2018
Fellowship in Urology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2013 - 06/23/2017
Residency in Urology at Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2013
Internship in Surgery (General Surgery) at Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center

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Journal Articles

Gurung PM, Mithal P, Lu DD, Ghazi AE, Joseph JV. "Robot-Assisted Simple Prostatectomy: Illustration of a Simplified Extraperitoneal Transcapsular Technique." . 2019 33(6)Epub 2019 Apr 08.

Lu DD, Truong MT, Weinberg E, Hollenberg, G, Messing EM, Wang B, Feng C, Miyamoto H, Joseph J. "Predictors of Ipsilateral Extraprostatic Extension on Radical Prostatectomy using 3-Tesla Multiparametric MRI and Contemporary Pathologic Features." Journal of Urology. 2018; .

Lu DD, Boorjian SA, Raman JD. "Intravesical chemotherapy use after radical nephroureterectomy: A national survey of urologic oncologists." Urologic oncology.. 2017 Mar 0; 35(3):113.e1-113.e7. Epub 2016 Nov 22.