Portrait: Christine Lau

Christine L. Lau

MD
Credentials
Professional Focus I have close to 100 publications and have spoken at National and International meetings. I have given Surgical Grand Rounds nationally and internationally. This past September I was invited to Shanghai to give Surgical Grand Rounds.
Honors & Awards Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Award, 1st in Medical School Class; Junior AOA; President AOA - Alpha, NH Chapter; Syvertsen Scholar; Arthur Naitove Surgical Scholar Award; Association for Academic Surgery Award; Founding Member of the Mosenthal Surgical Society; David C. Sabiston Surgical Research Scholar; Recipient of ISHLT Transplant Research Fellowship; Weck/Duke University Medical Center Department of Surgery Award for Excellence in Clinical & Basic Science; Washington University School of Medicine Pulmonary Medicine Training Grant; AATS John W. Kirklin Fellow; NIH-K08 recipient; Covidien Women in Surgery Grant; CVRC Grant; Detroit's Top Doctors (Hour Detroit Magazine); Leadership in Academic Medicine Leadership Fellowship Darden MBA; US News and World Report Top Doctor
Conditions
Pulmonary Cancer (Lung Cancer)
Cancer of Lung
Esophageal Cancer
Esophagus Cancer (Esophageal Cancer)
Acid Reflux (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD))
Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia (Hiatal Hernia)
Cancer Of The Esophagus (Esophageal Cancer)
Mediastinal Diseases
Diaphragmatic Diseases
Metastatic Cancer to the Lung
Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)
Tracheal Diseases
Benign Esophageal Disease
Airway Diseases
Diseases requiring Lung Tx such as COPD/IPF/CF specifically related to lung tx
Severe COPD
Achalasia
Difficulty in Swallowing (Achalasia)
Thoracic Diseases treated with minimally invasive techniques
Procedures
Chest Xray
Thoracentesis (chest tap)
Chest Ultrasound
CT scan of chest
Positron Emission Tomography (PET Scan)
Barium Swallow
EGD (Esophagogastroduodenoscopy)
EBUS
Esophageal Dilatation
Tracheal stent
Tracheostomy
Esophageal Motility Study (Esophageal Manometry)
Esophageal Manometry
ph probe
Dartmouth Medical School
Languages
English