Dr. Wu Zhuge is an ABOS Certified Orthopedic Spine Surgeon. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, KS. He earned a Master of Science in Immunology and Microbiology from the Chinese Academy of Preventative Medicine in Beijing, China. He completed his Spine Fellowship with the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Foundation for Orthopedic, Athletic & Reconstructive Research at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. His residency in Orthopedics was completed with the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX.

Dr. Zhuge spent six years working as an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon with Premier Orthopedic Group (previously Kruger Clinic Orthopedics) in Edmonds, WA. He has also worked as a Research Instructor and Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate with MMD Laboratory of Viral Pathogens, Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Dr. Zhuge’s research and work is well published and he a sought after speaker at many national and international conferences. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the North American Spine Society and Alpha Omega Alpha. He is the recipient of the 2013 Seattle Met Magazine award for Top Doctor.

Board Certification

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Areas of Expertise

Arm or leg pain/numbness, Back pain, Herniated disc, Minimally invasive spinal surgery, Neck pain, Nerve impingement, Sciatica, Spinal degeneration and Scoliosis, Spinal fracture, Spinal stenosis

Internship and Residency

Baylor College of Medicine , Houston, TX


University of Kansas School of Medicine