Frederick R. Ueland, MD

Chief, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellowship Director

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Advanced Chemotherapy and Clinical Trials
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Ovarian Cancer Surgery
  • Ovarian Tumor Ultrasound
  • Pelvic Surgery

Frederick R. Ueland, MD

Chief, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellowship Director

Biography

My name is Frederick Ueland; I am a graduate of Stanford University and received my medical degree from the Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C. I then completed a fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Kentucky, Lexington. I am board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in Gynecologic Oncology.

My special interests include ovarian tumor evaluation with ultrasound and biomarkers, treatment of ovarian cancer, and advanced pelvic surgery. I am an active translational researcher at the NCI-designated Markey Cancer Center, and was the principal investigator for the OVA-1 trial which resulted in FDA-clearance for the ovarian tumor blood test in 2009. I am also the Medical Director of Gynecologic Surgery, and Medical Director of Outpatient Chemotherapy and Infusion for UK HealthCare. I serve on a number of local and national cancer committees.

Faculty rank

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

Degree
Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C.

Residency
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Fellowship
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology

Gynecologic Oncology Clinic

Markey Cancer Center
Whitney-Hendrickson Building
Third Floor, Room 330A
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536-0098

Call 859-323-5553
Call 866-340-4488
Fax 859-323-1602

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