Dr. Xuan Luo is a fellowship-trained hand and upper extremity surgeon. He specializes in disorders of the shoulder, elbow, forearm wrist and hand. He has a particular interest in resident education and surgical training.
He did his undergraduate education at the University of Pennsylvania, where he double matriculated in Biology and Biochemistry Magna Cum Laude, and was a Vagelos Life Science Scholar. He went onto medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine where he was Alpha Omega Alpha and won the Martin L. Loeb Memorial Prize for best student in surgery. He went onto orthopedic residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopedic Residency, where he won the Harvard Medical School resident teaching award, and also the best Thesis Day paper award. He continued his training at the Harvard Hand/Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship. Since joining Yale he has been award the Exceptional Teaching Award in 2022 and is on the GME Wellbeing Committee.
Dr. Luo has a particular interest in surgical training and teaching and the well being of the residents he mentors.
Fellowship: Harvard Hand/Upper Extremity Fellowship (Brigham and Women's and Boston Children's Hospital)
Residency: Harvard Combined Orthopedic Residency (Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, and Boston Children's Hospital)
Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Pennsylvania
- Board CertificationAB of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery (2020)