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Kristy Deep, MD

Director, Palliative Care Program


  • Hospitalist
  • Palliative Care

Faculty Rank

Associate Professor of Medicine

Clinic Information

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

Clinical Interests

Clinical Ethics
General Internal Medicine
Hospice and Palliative Care



University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington


University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special Training

American Board of Internal Medicine

Additional Information


Kristy Deep completed all of her medical training at the University of Kentucky. After an academic medicine fellowship, she joined the faculty in 2007. Her clinical work is as a hospitalist and her areas of interest are doctor-patient communication, quality improvement and resident education. As a native Kentuckian, Deep is committed to the University of Kentucky and developing a health system that will provide excellent patient care as well as train the next generation of physicians for our state. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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