Denise Li Lue M.D.

Denise Li Lue M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Rehabilitation medicine




Primary Location

Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor SS 812
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4295|Map It 


Dr. Li Lue is a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician who is an acting assistant professor and medical director of the UWMC inpatient rehab unit. She treats a wide range of patients from trauma, brain injury, spinal cord injury, medically complex, cancers, strokes and the associated sequelae.

Dr. Li Lue received her B.A. in biochemistry at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and her M.D. from the University of Miami in Florida. She did her residency training at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, TX and is board certified. Dr. Li Lue arrived at the UW in 2013 and has been practicing inpatient rehabilitation medicine ever since.

Patient Care Philosophy

I let my patients know exactly what is going on and I try to teach them to take control of and manage their symptoms. I strongly believe in educating my patients to be active participants in their medical care and their functional lives.

Personal Interests

Food, baking and travelling.


University of Texas SouthwesternResidencyPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation2013
Texas Tech University Health Science CenterInternship2010
University of Miami Miller school of MedicineMedical education2009


Board Certifications

American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation2014
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