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Steve W. Leung, MD

Steve W. Leung, MD
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Practice Area

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
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  • 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

    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