Wayne M. Lau, MD
General Surgery, Robotic Surgery
Valley Medical Group Provider

Provider Bio

In private practice in Renton since 1996, Dr. Lau transitioned to Southlake Clinic in 2013 before joining Valley Medical Center in 2017. He is board certified in General Surgery and has a special interest in minimally invasive and robotic surgery. Dr. Lau’s practice also encompasses hernia, gastrointestinal, endocrine and thoracic procedures.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Lau has also been very active in medical staff affairs at Valley Medical Center. He has served in various capacities, including Director of Trauma Services, Chief of Surgery and Medical Staff Chief. Dr. Lau’s focus is compassionate, quality, surgical care at the patient level, as well as at the organizational level.

Dr. Lau and his wife consider it a blessing to raise their middle school-aged twins in the beautiful Northwest. In his free time, Dr. Lau enjoys running, cycling, church ministry and cheering on Seattle’s sports teams.

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Areas of Interest

  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Surgery)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Hiatal Hernia and GERD (Anti-Reflux) Surgery
  • Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery
  • Lipomas, Cysts, and Soft Tissue Masses
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Small Intestine Surgery
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy

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Scheduling & Locations

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General & Specialty Surgery Clinic | VMC Specialty Care

Medical Arts Center
4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
Renton, WA 98055
Call 425.690.3433 Fax 425.690.9433