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Edwin Wu, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Wu is a cardiologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital with special interests in acute coronary syndromes and cardiac imaging.

A member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation, Dr. Wu is also interested in cardiac stress testing, nuclear cardiology and cardiac MRI. Awarded the Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Fellowship in 2000, Dr. Wu has extensive experience with cardiac imaging and diagnoses.

Dr. Wu is an assistant professor at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. He is also the recipient of research grants from the GlaxoSmithKline Research and Education Foundation for Cardiovascular Disease, as well as Northwestern Memorial Foundation's Eleanor Wood-Prince Initiative and Young Investigator Award. His research focuses on cardiac MRI in acute and chronic ischemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, ischemia evaluation, drug treatments and prevention.

Dr. Wu graduated from New Jersey Medical School in 1996. He then completed his internship, residency and fellowship at Northwestern Memorial. Dr. Wu is board certified in internal medicine, nuclear cardiology and cardiovascular disease.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Umdnj-New Jersey Medical School - 1996
  • Residency
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 1999
  • Fellowship
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 2003

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

800 N. Westmoreland Rd.

#102

Lake Forest, IL 60045

847-735-8550

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Cardiac Assessment
  • Cardiac Care
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Cardiac Stress Testing
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • General Cardiology
  • Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Structural Heart Disease

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Wellmark/Healthnetwork PPO
  • Workmans Compensation