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Ying Wei Lum, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Surgery


Languages: English, Malay, Mandarin

Expertise: Aneurysm, Abdominal Aortic (AAA), Aneurysms, Angiography, Aortic Stent-Grafts/Endografts, Aortic Surgery, Arteriovenous Malformations, Atherosclerosis, Carotid Artery Disease, Carotid Surgery, Claudication, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Thrombophlebitis, Dialysis, Emboli-Protection Devices, Endarterectomy Angioplasty Stenting, Carotid, Endovascular Surgery, Interventional Cardiology, Kidney and Urinary System Disorders, Limb Salvage, Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Radiology, Imaging, Revascularization, Sclerotherapy, Spider Veins, Stenting, Stroke, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Ultrasound, Varicose Veins, Vascular Surgery, Vascular Ultrasound, Vessel Reconstruction, Women's Heart Disease more

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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

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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

Transaxillary First Rib Resection for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Nerve Block Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Recent News Articles and Media Coverage

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

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