Dr. Edward Y Woo MD

Dr. Edward Woo is a vascular surgery doctor in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Woo accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 6 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Clinical Interests: Aortic Aneurysm, Aortic Rupture, Thoracic Aorta, Complex Endovascular Techniques

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1996–2003

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 2003–2004

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Vascular Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Local wall thickness in finite element models improves prediction of abdominal aortic aneurysm growth.
Shang, E. K.,Nathan, D. P.,Woo, E. Y.,Fairman, R. M.,Wang, G. J.,Gorman, R. C.,Gorman, J. H.,Jackson, B. M.

Results of carotid angioplasty and stenting are equivalent for critical versus high-grade lesions in patients deemed high risk for carotid endarterectomy.
Ullery, B. W.,Orlova, K.,Shang, E. K.,Jackson, B. M.,Wang, G. J.,Fairman, R. M.,Woo, E. Y.

The management of endograft infections following endovascular thoracic and abdominal aneurysm repair.
Murphy, E. H.,Szeto, W. Y.,Herdrich, B. J.,Jackson, B. M.,Wang, G. J.,Bavaria, J. E.,Fairman, R. M.,Woo, E. Y.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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