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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)
  • Arterial Diseases - "blocked Arteries"
  • Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
  • Atheroembolism
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • 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 Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • 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
  • Thromboangitis 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 has been rated the top heart center in the United States by U.S. News & World Report for more than 20 consecutive years, 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

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 USA

Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

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

Undergraduate - University of Pennsylvania
Biological Basis of Behavior
Philadelphia, PA USA

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.


  • Internal 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 2/2/2023, Dr. Wu has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. 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

80 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

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Dr Wu was excellent listener and very through. Highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2023

Dr. Wu in every way mentioned above was exceptional. She was extremely knowledgeable about the leg pains I was experiencing and seemed very concerned about my health, She explained medical options for me in a way that was easy to understand and helped me decide which choice was best for me. She was very personable and caring. I am very fortunate that I was scheduled to see her. I would highly recommend her to others.

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2023

Dr. Wu is an excellent doctor with the best bedside manor I have ever received. She's AWESOME!

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2023

Luv this Dr. She is very through, listens and has patience with patients

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2023

Dr Wu took time to answer all my questions and explained everything thoughly

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2023

Dr. Wu was engaged, inquisitive and professional. I felt was in good hands with a knowledgeable and experienced specialist. I would completely recommend Dr. Wu to others.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2023

Dr Wu is wonderful She is caring, knowledgeable and thorough.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2023

Dr. Wu is one of the most amazing doctors I've ever met! Dr. Wu was able to diagnose me with a very rare neurovascular disease within five minutes of the office visit. Her compassion, concern, knowledge, and expertise make her a gem at the Cleveland Clinic. I am forever grateful to have Dr. Wu as my vascular doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Great stsff...great doctor !

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

LOVED Dr. Wu!! She listened intently and was able to schedule a diagnostic procedure the same day and then called me at home later in the day with results.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2022

I had a wonderful experience all the way around, from making the appointment, the kindliness and polite and respectful demeanor in which he treated me was stellar all the way to my visit with the RN and Doctor Wu,they were fantastic! To the gentlemen who booked me for my future appointments and lab work were funny, polite,anf got me in at my priority time and location. Cleveland Clinic score a perfect 10!!!

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2022

Dr Wu was very clear in her discussing the results and care. She didn't dumb down, nor did she talk over our understanding. She spent time with me and was very easy to listen to as she spoke. Dr Wu has my respect and faith in her knowledge and ability .

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2022

Dr. Wu was excellent; there is no need to say more.

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