Dr. Warren Yu, a native Washingtonian, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the treatment of adult spinal disorders including cervical and lumbar disc disease, cervical and lumbar stenosis and degenerative spine disorders. Dr. Yu’s interests include minimally invasive spine surgery, motion preservation including total disk replacements, scoliosis and other spinal deformities, as well as complex primary and revision surgeries.
Dr. Yu received his engineering and medical degree from the Northwestern University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at UCLA and his fellowship in spine surgery at Case Western Reserve University In Cleveland. He was previously Director of Spine Surgery at George Washington University Hospital and is a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery at George Washington University School of Medicine. He is honored to be told that he is, “changing lives one vertebrae at a time.”