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Ying Wei Lum, M.D., M.P.H.

Ying Wei Lum, M.D., M.P.H.

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4.8out of 5
161 Ratings
  • Associate Professor of Surgery


Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA), Aneurysms, Angiography, Angioplasty, Aortic Stent-Grafts/Endografts, Aortic Surgery, Arteriovenous Malformations (AVM), Atherosclerosis, Cardiovascular Disease in Women, Carotid Artery Disease, Carotid Artery Stenting, Carotid Endarterectomy, Carotid Surgery, Claudication, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Dialysis, Emboli-Protection Devices, Endovascular Surgery, Imaging, Kidney Diseases, Limb Salvage Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Revascularization, Sclerotherapy, Spider Veins, Stenting, Stroke, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Ultrasound, Varicose Veins, Vascular Surgery, Vascular Ultrasound, Vessel Reconstruction 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

Johns Hopkins Community Physicians - Howard County

11085 Little Patuxent Parkway
The Medical Arts Building, Suite 103
Columbia, MD 21044 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, mesenteric occlusive disease, arterial aneurysms and venous disease. In addition, he has a strong clinical & research interest in thoracic outlet syndrome.

Dr Lum also has a Masters in Public Health from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. more


  • Associate Professor of Surgery

Departments / Divisions

  • Surgery - Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

Centers & Institutes



  • MD; Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (2004)


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


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

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery (General Surgery) (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

  • Play Video:

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

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    Surgical Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome - Aaron's Story

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    Surgical Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome - Mark’s Story

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    Transaxillary First Rib Resection for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

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    Nerve Block Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

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    Thoracic Outlet- Tomorrows Discoveries Research Interest

Recent News Articles and Media Coverage

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

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on the national CG-CAHPS Medical Practice patient experience survey through Press Ganey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Comments are also gathered from our CG-CAHPS Medical Practice Survey through Press Ganey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

  • 4.8 Provider Explained Things Clearly
  • 4.9 Provider Listened Carefully
  • 4.8 Provider Knew Medical History
  • 4.9 Provider Showed Respect
  • 4.7 Provider Spent Enough Time
  • 4.8 Overall Rating by Patient


4.8 out of 5 (161 Ratings, 65 Comments)
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