Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Medical Education
  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • Residency, UC San Francisco
Board Certifications
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult and Pediatric

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Michael T. Lu, MD, is a board-certified radiologist specializing in cardiovascular imaging. He is an Attending Radiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and Instructor in Radiology at Harvard Medical School.  

Dr. Lu earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from Harvard University.  His training included a transitional internship in Surgery and Medicine at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of California, San Francisco, and fellowships in Thoracic and Cardiac Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Lu received his board certification in Radiology in 2012 and joined the faculty of the Department of Radiology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in 2014.

Dr. Lu's clinical expertise is in cardiovascular imaging, including the acquisition and interpretation of CT, MRI, and ultrasound studies of the heart and blood vessels. He co-chairs the mechanistic CT substudy of REPRIEVE, a NHLBI sponsored multicenter randomized controlled trial of statins to reduce coronary plaque and prevent cardiovascular events in persons with HIV. Dr. Lu is the recipient of the American Roentgen Ray Society Scholarship, which supports his work in clinical trials of cardiovascular CT.

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Research & Publications


View my most recent publications at PubMed

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Radiological Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-4254

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