About

Dr. Steve Leung is a graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn. He completed a medicine residency at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C. and cardiovascular medicine fellowship at University of Kentucky, Lexington. He also completed a two-year advanced cardiovascular imaging fellowship at the National Institutes of Health.

He returned to the University of Kentucky Gill Heart Institute in 2012 and serves as an associate professor in cardiovascular medicine, the Associate Director of Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, and Associate Program Director of the Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Fellowship. He is a member of the Cardiovascular Imaging Research Team (CVIRT), Saha Cardiovascular Research Center, Heart Working Group and Center for Muscle Biology. His clinical and research interests include cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging, cardiovascular computed tomography, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, resident and fellow cardiovascular medicine education.

Dr. Leung is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Medicine. I am also board certified by the National Board of Echocardiography and the Council for Certification in Cardiovascular Imaging (nuclear cardiology and cardiovascular computed tomography).

Faculty Rank

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
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    Dr. Vincent Sorrell and Dr. Steve Leung Discuss Cardiac Imaging Techniques at Gill

    Dr. Vincent Sorrell and Dr. Steve Leung Discuss Cardiac Imaging Techniques at Gill

Training & Education

Degree

Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.

Residency

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.

Fellowship

Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Kentucky
Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Md.

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
National Board of Echocardiography
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Level-3 Training in Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Level-3 Training in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Insurance Information

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