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

  • 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.

Clinics I work with

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

Selected research