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Frederick R. Ueland, MD

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

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

    Dr. Ueland's special interests include ovarian tumor evaluation with ultrasound and biomarkers, treatment of ovarian cancer, and advanced pelvic surgery. He is 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. He is also the Medical Director of Gynecologic Surgery, and Medical Director of Outpatient Chemotherapy and Infusion for UK HealthCare. He serves on a number of local and national cancer committees.

    Faculty Rank

    Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Degree

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

    Residency

    University of Kentucky, Lexington

    Fellowship

    University of Kentucky, Lexington

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology

  • Research

    Cancer Center Member

    Research Focus

    Ovarian cancer; biomarkers; ovarian tumor diagnostics; ovarian ultrasound.

    For Referring Physicians

    800 Rose Street, 300 Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    University of Kentucky
    Lexington, KY 40536
    United States

    Phone
    859-257-1613