Lynn Woo, MD
- Assistant Professor
- Program Director, Urology
- Interim Division Chief, Urology
- Assistant Professor
Lynn Woo, MD, is a pediatric urologist at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. Dr. Woo also sees patients at UH Parma Medical Center and UH Twinsburg, UH University Suburban and UH Westlake health centers. She is Assistant Professor in Urology and Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
Dr. Woo is board certified in urology and pediatric urology. Her special interests include congenital and acquired disorders of the genitals and urinary tract, pediatric urology, kidney, bladder and testicle tumors and minimally invasive and robotic surgery. She joined the UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital staff in 2010.
Dr. Woo earned her undergraduate degree in chemistry with honors from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and earned her medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine. She completed her urology residency at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, and a two-year fellowship in pediatric urology at Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn.
Dr. Woo’s current research interests include urologic associations with obesity in pediatric patients participating in a weight-loss program, novel MRI imaging techniques to detect renal scarring, and the use of botulinum toxin for bladder dysfunction in children . She has published nearly two dozen papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented at local and national medical meetings.
She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Urological Association, Society for Fetal Urology and Society for Pediatric Urology.
Honors and Achievements
YWCA Women of Professional Excellence Award, 2013
Society for Pediatric Urology Research Grant Award, 2009
Silbar Award, North Central Section of the American Urologic Association, 2007
Cleveland Clinic Innovator Award, 2006
- Blood in the Urine
- Kidney Stones
- Pain With Urination
- Pediatric Urology
- Undescended Testicles
- Urinary Tract Infections
Broadview Hts HC Ste 2300
5901 E Royalton Rd
Broadview Heights OH, 44147
Patient Satisfaction Reviews
4.9 out of 5
- Pediatric Urology - American Board of Urology
- Urology - American Board of Urology
Fellowship | Pediatric Urology
Pediatric Urology - Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2008 - 2010)
Residency | Urology
Urology - Cleveland Clinic (2003 - 2008)
Internship | General Surgery
General Surgery - Cleveland Clinic (2002 - 2003)
University Of Iowa Carver College Of Medicine (2002)
University Of Iowa (1997)
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