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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Wu, Facial Cosmetic Surgery is Good. Dr. Wu has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Wu, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Facelift (Rhytidoplasty)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction (Lipectomy)
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nose Job (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sino-Nasal Disorders
  • Skin Cancer
  • Snoring
  • Thyroid Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Wu graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2012)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
San Francisco Bay Area


Dr. Wu has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Sequoia Hospital 
  • Seton Medical Center 


  • Chinese
  • Tagalog
  • Taiwanese
  • Mandarin
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

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Additional Information
Dr. James C Wu MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck.
Where does Dr. James C. Wu practice?
Dr. James Wu has 4 office locations.
Dr. James Wu practices Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck near San Carlos, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Daly City, CA and Melville, NY.
See San Carlos Otolaryngologists.