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Dr. Shelly C Lu, MD

Dr. Shelly C Lu, MD

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    Overview

    Shelly Lu, MD, has been working in the fields of S-adenosylmethionine and glutathione metabolism for more than 20 years and has received uninterrupted funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) since 1992. Lu currently has five active NIH-funded research programs that investigate molecular mechanisms of fatty liver, liver injury, liver cancer and colon cancer. Many of the research projects have translational applications, such as identifying biomarkers that can differentiate simple fatty liver from those with more a severe form called nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, identifying biomarkers that might predict prognosis and response to chemotherapy in colon cancer, and examining agents that are effective in the prevention and treatment of liver and colon cancer.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist)

    Education & Training

    UCLA (Fellowship)

    Cedars-Sinai (Residency)

    Doctorate - UCLA School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist), like Dr. Shelly Lu, may include:

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    8700 Beverly Blvd

    Los Angeles, CA 90048

    (310) 423-3277

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Shelly Lu accepting new patients?

    Yes, Shelly Lu is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Shelly Lu offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Lu's office at (310) 423-3277 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Shelly Lu offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Lu's office at (310) 423-3277 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Shelly Lu speak?

    Shelly Lu speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Shelly Lu have?

    Shelly Lu is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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