Eric B. Lau, MD

Dr. Eric Lau was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He received his Bachelor of Science at UCLA. After taking a year off, he moved on to medical school at the U.C. San Diego School of Medicine, where he graduated in 1998. Dr. Lau then went on to U.C. Irvine for his pediatrics residency and training. After completing his residency, Dr. Lau joined Columbia Pediatrics and has been part of the group since 2001.

Dr. Lau is board certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics as well as a member of the California Chapter of the AAP. Dr. Lau is on staff at Miller Children's Hospital and serves on the Pediatric Best Practice Committee for the Memorial Care system. He is also an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at U.C. Irvine and is involved in the teaching of pediatric residents and medical students.

Dr. Lau enjoys drawing and art. On a sunny day, when he is not at work, you may find him on the beach playing volleyball. When there's snow in the mountains, Dr. Lau will be on his snowboard (with helmet on, of course).

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Types of Care

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
UC San Diego School of Medicine
Date Completed:
June 30 1998
Type:
Residency
Institution:
UC Irvine Medical Center
Date Completed:
June 2001

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations

MemorialCare Network

Health Plans

Aetna HMO
Provider Number:
437712
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Anthem Blue Cross HMO
Provider Number:
2RQ097
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Blue Shield HMO
Provider Number:
00A703710
Medical Group / IPA Number:
311GN
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Cigna HMO
Provider Number:
6777855007
Medical Group / IPA Number:
CA7V
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Health Net HMO
Provider Number:
3518099781
Medical Group / IPA Number:
3518
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
UnitedHealthcare WEST HMO
Provider Number:
0266780011
Medical Group / IPA Number:
26678
Accepting New Patients:
Yes