Dr. Yi Lu MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Yi Lu is a neurosurgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 9 years. He is one of 29 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Chinese (Mandarin).

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: Neurosurgical Spine Surgery

Clinical Interests: Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures, Spinal Cord Injuries, Scoliosis

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #13 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2005–2012

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2005–2012

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Fellowship, Spine , 2012–2013

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 2005

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Member, AANS/CNS Spine Section Scientific Committee

Spinal Cord Injury Research Award, AANS

Publications & Presentations

Signaling regulations of neuronal regenerative ability.
Lu, Y.,Belin, S.,He, Z.

Elafin drives poor outcome in high-grade serous ovarian cancers and basal-like breast tumors.
Labidi-Galy, S. I.,Clauss, A.,Ng, V.,Duraisamy, S.,Elias, K. M.,Piao, H. Y.,Bilal, E.,Davidowitz, R. A.,Lu, Y.,Badalian-Very, G.,Györffy, B.,Kang, U. B.,Ficarro, S.,Ganesan, S.,Mills, G. B.,Marto, J. A.,Drapkin, R.

PTEN deletion enhances the regenerative ability of adult corticospinal neurons.
Liu K, Lu Y, Lee JK, Samara R, Willenberg R, Sears-Kraxberger I, Tedeschi A, Park KK, Jin D, Cai B, Xu B, Connolly L, Steward O, Zheng B, He Z 2010 9

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