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Lorriana Leard


Medical student coach

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

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

Where I see patients (2)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    86 Ratings
    Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
    85 Ratings
    Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
    86 Ratings
    Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
    85 Ratings
    Knew the important information about your medical history
    85 Ratings
    The provider showed respect for what you had to say
    85 Ratings
    The provider spent enough time with me
    85 Ratings

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