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Practice areas

  • University Health Service (Students, UK Employees)

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine

Clinic information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000 or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical interests

  • Sports Medicine
  • Students and UK Employee Health



University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington


University of Kentucky, Lexington


Wake Forest University, Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, N.C.

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Family Medicine, Sports Medicine

Additional information


W. Scott Black serves as the medical director of UK Employee Health and is also a team physician for the UK Wildcats and the EKU Colonels. Black is a graduate of the UK College of Medicine and completed his family medicine residency at UK. After working in private practice for several years, Black returned to the University of Kentucky to finish a Master of Science degree in exercise physiology. He then completed a sports medicine fellowship at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C.

Prior to joining the UHS staff in 2007, Black was on faculty at the University of Louisville, where he established the sports medicine fellowship and served as team physician.


Research Publications on NCBI PubMed

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