Lorriana Leard


Medical student coach

About me

Dr. Lorriana Leard is a pulmonologist specializing in the care of patients who have lung cancer or advanced lung diseases and are candidates for lung transplants. As an expert at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, she evaluates patients with lung nodules, lung masses or symptoms suggestive of lung cancer.

  • Education

    UC San Diego School of Medicine, 1998

    Stanford University, 1993

  • Residencies

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2001

  • Fellowships

    UCSF Medical Center, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, 2005

    UCSF Medical Center, Lung Transplant, 2006

  • Academic Title


  • Languages


I love working closely with people – patients, students, residents and fellows – to identify their goals and to help them reach those goals.

Lung Transplant Program

400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Interventional Pulmonary Practice

1600 Divisadero St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

My reviews


Overall Experience
50 Reviews
Dr. Leard is the best!
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
50 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
50 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
49 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
50 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
50 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
50 Reviews