Deirdre Lum, MD

Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Minimally invasive surgeon

Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
4.8 out of 5
69 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

Gynecology Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-725-6079
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Fibroid Center

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-1108
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2014)
  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (2013) PA
  • Residency: University of California San Francisco (2011) CA
  • Medical Education: University of California San Francisco (2007) CA
  • BA, Dartmouth College, NH (2002)

Honors & Awards

  • Carlo Romanini Award for the Best Video in the Category of Endometriosis, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) (November 2013)
  • Kurt Semm award for the Best Video in the Category of Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Surgeries, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) (November 2013)
  • First Prize Video Award at ACOG 2013 Annual Clinical Meeting Film Festival, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) (May 2013)
  • Best Video in the Category of Education, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) (November 2012)
  • First prize in Bay Area Resident Research, San Francisco Gynecological Society (June 2011)
  • AAGL Special Resident in Minimally Invasive Gynecology, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) (June 2010)
  • Winner of UCSF Creative Writing Contest, University of California, San Francisco, Academic Diversity Program (June 2010)
  • Medical Residents Excellence Award, North American Menopause Society (October 2009)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, University of California, San Francisco (May 2007)
  • Rufus Choate Scholar, Dartmouth College (June 2002)
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Dartmouth College (June 2002)
4.9

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.9

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.2

Wait times

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

New patient - needed appt for mammogram and was given one for that same day.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

She was great!

SHC Patient, May 2014

I can see how passionate the physician is and I will keep seeing her in the future.

4.8 out of 5
69 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

New patient - needed appt for mammogram and was given one for that same day.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

She was great!

SHC Patient, May 2014

I can see how passionate the physician is and I will keep seeing her in the future.