Contact Information

  • Phone: 484-293-1091
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiovascular Disease

Specialty Focus:

Coronary artery bypass surgery, Heart valve repair/replacement, TAVR, MitraClip, thoracic aortic aneurysm, septal myectomy, Extracorporial membrane oxygenation, Impella, lung cancer surgery, empyema, aortic dissection, lead extraction, chest trauma


BA, University of Chicago; MD, University of Chicago; MBA, University of Massachusetts- Amherst

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Additional Information

James K. Wu, MD MBA is a cardiothoracic surgeon at Lehigh Valley Health Network. He obtained his BA degree in Chemistry at the University of Chicago. He also continued to medical school at the University of Chicago where he received his MD degree. He currently serves as the Chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery since 2017. Dr. Wu has been working as a cardiothoracic surgeon in the Lehigh Valley since 2001. His practice includes coronary artery bypass surgery, valve repair and replacements, aortic and aneurysm surgery, TAVR, MitraClip, septal myectomy for HCM, ECMO, mechanical circulatory support, lead extraction, atrial fibrillation/maze surgery, and lung cancer surgery.