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Ying Wei Lum, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Surgery


Languages: English, Malay, Mandarin

Expertise: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Aneurysms, Angioplasty, Aortic Aneurysms, Aortic Stent-Grafts/Endografts, Aortic Surgery, Arterial Aneurysm, Arterial Occlusive Disease, Arteriovenous Fistulas, Atherosclerosis, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiovascular Disease in Women, Cardiovascular Disease with Chronic Renal Disease, Cardiovascular Interventions, Cardiovascular Surgery, Carotid Artery Disease, Carotid Artery Stenting, Carotid Body Tumors, Carotid Endarterectomy, Chronic Total Occlusions, Claudication, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Dialysis Access, Emboli-Protection Devices, Endovascular Interventions, Endovascular Surgery, Endovascular Therapies, Extractional Atherectomy, General Vascular Surgery, Heart Disease, Intermittent Claudication, Limb Salvage Surgery, Lower Extremity Angioplasty, Lower Extremity Revascularization, Lower Extremity Stenting, Mesenteric Arterial Insufficiency, Minimally Invasive Endovascular Aneurysm Repair, Non-Invasive Flow Studies (NIFS), Peripheral Angiography, Peripheral Arterial Aneurysms, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Pharmacologic Agents to Improve Outcome of PTCA and Stenting, Redo Lower Extremity Vascular Reconstruction, Renal Artery Disease, Rotational Atherectomy, Sclerotherapy, Spider Veins, Stenting, Stroke, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Varicose Veins, Vascular Disease , Vascular Surgery, Vascular Ultrasound, Venous Insufficiency, Venous Thromboembolism, Visceral Angioplasty, Visceral Stenting, Visceral Vessel Reconstruction more


The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Appointment Phone: 410-955-5165

600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-614-5152


Dr. Lum is a clinically busy vascular surgeon specializing in the open and endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial disease, cartoid artery disease, dialysis access, arterial aneurysms and venous disease. In addition, he has a strong clinical & research interest in thoracic outlet syndrome.

Dr Lum is a Masters in Public Health candidate at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. more


  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Departments / Divisions

  • Surgery - Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy



  • MD, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (2004)


  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / General Surgery (2009)


  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Vascular Surgery (2011)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery / Surgery- General (2010)
  • American Board of Surgery / Vascular Surgery (2012)

Research & Publications

Clinical Trial Keywords

BEST trial

Activities & Honors


  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society

Videos & Media

What is Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, How is it Diagnosed and Treated

Assistant Professor of Surgery Dr. Ying Wei Lum discusses causes, symptoms and risk factors of thoracic outlet syndrome.

Surgical Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome - Aaron's Story

Surgical Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome - Mark’s Story

Recent News Articles and Media Coverage

For Health Care Providers Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) Q&A (Video)

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