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Ying Wei Lum, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Languages: English, Malay, Mandarin
Expertise: Aneurysm, Abdominal Aortic (AAA), Aneurysms, Angiography, Aortic Stent-Grafts/Endografts, Aortic Surgery, Arteriovenous Malformations (AVM), Atherosclerosis, Carotid Artery Disease, Carotid Surgery, Claudication, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Dialysis, Emboli-Protection Devices, Endarterectomy Angioplasty Stenting, Carotid, Endovascular Surgery, Interventional Cardiology, Kidney and Urinary System Disorders, Limb Salvage, Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA), 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 ...read more
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The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Appointment Phone: 410-955-5165
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
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.
- 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)
- American Board of Surgery / Surgery- General (2010)
- American Board of Surgery / Vascular Surgery (2012)
Research & Publications
Clinical Trial KeywordsBEST 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
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)