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Title Associate Program Director
Department Vascular Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Vascular Medicine Section
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Acrocyanosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  • Aorta Disease
  • Aortic Occlusion (Blockage)
  • Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
  • Atheroembolism
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Blocked Arteries
  • Blood Clots
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI)
  • Claudication
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Edema
  • Erythromelalgia
  • Factor V Leiden
  • Fibromuscular Dysplasia (FMD)
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol
  • Iliac Artery Aneurysm
  • Iliac Artery Occlusion (Blockage)
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Ischemic Digits (Upper Extremity)
  • Lipedema
  • Lupus Anticoagulant
  • Lymphedema
  • May-Thurner Syndrome (MTS)
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Prothrombin Gene Mutation
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Splenic Artery Aneurysm
  • Swollen Leg
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)
  • Thromboangiitis Obliterans
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Anomalies
  • Venous Disorders
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Visceral Artery Aneurysms
  • Visceral Ischemic Syndrome
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About Teresa Wu, MD

Teresa Wu, MD, is a staff physician in the Section of Vascular Medicine of the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine of the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute. She sees patients at Main Campus.

Specialty Interests: General vascular medicine, peripheral artery disease, chronic venous insufficiency, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, fibromuscular dysplasia

Experience: Dr. Wu is experienced in caring for patients with the full range of vascular conditions and diseases, from common diseases such as peripheral artery disease to rare vascular conditions such as fibromuscular dysplasia. She is board certified in internal medicine and vascular medicine. 

Success Rates: Cleveland Clinic is nationally and internationally renowned for the world’s best cardiovascular care, drawing patients from across the country and around the world. To learn about patient outcomes for specific conditions and procedures at Cleveland Clinic, go to http://my.clevelandclinic.org/heart/about-heart-vascular-institute/treatment-outcomes.aspx

Education: Dr. Wu earned her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, New York City. She served her internship and residency in internal medicine at New York’s Mount Sinai Hospital and remained there for a fellowship in vascular medicine.

After completing her fellowship, Dr. Wu joined the teaching staff of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai as an assistant professor of medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine. She held this position for two years before her 2022 appointment to the Cleveland Clinic medical staff.

About Dr. Wu: “I enjoy practicing vascular medicine because it allows me to care for patients with a wide range of conditions. It is also a constantly evolving field, and I feel grateful to be at the forefront of that at the Cleveland Clinic.”

Leisure Activities: Outside of work, Dr. Wu enjoys a wide range of interests, including hiking, yoga, rock climbing and travel.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Vascular Medicine
New York, NY United States

Internal Medicine
New York, NY United States

Internal Medicine
New York, NY United States

Medical Education - Albert Einstein Col of Med of Yeshiva University
Bronx, NY United States

Undergraduate - University of Pennsylvania
Biological Basis of Behavior
Philadelphia, PA United States

Additional Training

  • Certifications
    Internal Medicine
    Vascular Medicine
    Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation

Professional Highlights

  • Research, Publications and Speaking: Dr. Wu has coauthored papers in peer-reviewed medical journals and presented lectures and posters related to medical research at local and national medical meetings.


  • Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation
  • Internal Medicine
  • Vascular Medicine


  • Fellow, Society for Vascular Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/12/2024, Dr. Wu has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

157 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

40 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 28, 2024

Dr. Wu is absolutely fabulous

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2024

Dr. Wu was outstanding. Very thoughtful and informative. Excellent care!

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2024

Dr wu she is a very nice person I like how she explains stuff to me where I can understand thing better she is awesome doctor keep up the good work

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2024

In going to my appointments at Cleveland clinic,it has been a pleasure having not only Dr.Wu but the staff as well great and treat me on each appointment.Thanks to you all for your service.

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2024


Reviewed on Mar 18, 2024

Dr.Wu was fantastic! A great communicator and listener!

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2024

Doctor understood and was helpful on proper path forward very happy.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2024

Dr. Wu was extremely comprehensive explaining everything to me. She is approachable and a great clinician!

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

I am my mom's POA and the doctor always directs her questions and addresses my mom, not me. I like this.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2024

Dr. Wu was very concerned and answered every question I had, even when I interrupted her several times! She was very patient, understanding, and interested.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2024

This Dr is so kind and knowledgeable. I liked her alot and she helped me so much. She is an excellent listener.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2023

Dr. Wu is fantastic! She even called me at home to see how I was doing between appointments. I highly recommend her!

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2023

Dr. Wu is terrific

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2023

Dr. Wu is extremely caring and compassionate. She has a very calming demeanor and takes time to answer all questions. She actually gave up her lunch hour to see me so I wouldn't have to come back two hours later after my test. LOVE HER!!!

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2023

Dr. Wu provided comprehensive review and description of my medical situation, and with empathy and understanding. Most impressive!!!

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2023

Dr. Wu was fabulous!!

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2023

Dr. Wu and her office and staff are some of the nicest people I've met in medicine to date.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

Dr. Will does an excellent job of helping you get the proper care you need

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2023

Dr Wu was fantastic

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2023

She's friendly and personable; always has a smile and a kind word. Speaking with her is like speaking with a sister or a best friend, and she's open to talking about anything, as long as she sees that the communications are beneficial to me.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2023

Dr. Wu is a highly personable and empathetic doctor!

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Dr. Wu is an excellent doctor who was was efficient and understanding.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Dr. Wu was very empathetic in regards to my symptoms.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

She's always friendly and personable; knowledgeable and able to ease any discomfort, nervousness or confusion. She's very quick to reassure me that what I might be seeing her for is easily treatable, if necessary. She was a little confused by my laughter, but didn't seem to take offense to it. I meant no insult; I just find my situation lately extremely funny.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

Dr Wu is the type of doctor and person who I would always choose for my doctor and health care.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

Dr. Wu is very kind, considerate and caring. She is easy to talk to, genuinely concerned about my health issue, and works collaboratively with her colleagues for my best interest. What an asset to the Cleveland Clinic!

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2023

Dr. Wu is outstanding! She even personally called me at home to go over my blood work and to see how I was doing.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Dr Wu is one of the best doctors I have ever had. She is attentive to my questions and honest with her answers.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2023

Dr.WuFirst I want to thank her for her professionalism. She was very helpful, and explained in detail my issues. I am glad I got the chance to meet with her, I am Looking forward to our next visit.Again, Thanks

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

Doctor was very thorough and explained the problems I was having in detail. Very friendly and polite to speak with.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

Dr Wu was very informative and supportive

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2023

Dr Wu was wonderful!

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2023

Dr. Wu is an extremely nice person, she listened to ever word I said and explained everything to me in a way I can understand. Shes the best.

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

Dr. Wu was knowledgeable to the degree of her specialty. She is not seeing the patient as a whole. That may be just an impression I got.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Dr Wu is very professional and friendly. She answered my questions and even looked up research information to support her findings.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

The nurse Lauren, and Dr. Wu are exceptional!!!!

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

Dr. Wu has been amazing during all of our interactions. I have appreciated her approach to my treatment.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

Dr. Wu does not treat the appointment as if it was on an assembly line. She does not tell me what I HAVE to do, She makes suggestions, I voice my thoughts/concerns & we go from there. I would be very likely to recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2023

Dr. Wu, is a pretty doctor from the inside and outwardly. She was please to see I am learning to value my health. I was impress she voluntarily gave me information about the Mediterranean Diet and gave me a prescription for support hose stockings. I left hear office feeling very encourage.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2023

Dr Wu is very good. I am thankful she informed me the importance of walking and exercising to help my legs.

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