Frederick R. Ueland, MD

  • Chief, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Director, MCC Oncology Clinical Operations
  • Fellowship Director
4.93 out of 5

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
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Training & Education

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

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Ratings & Reviews

4.93 out of 5
22 Reviews

The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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    Dr. Ueland never seems in a hurry. He is personable and informative. His staff speak highly of him. The environment is peaceful. This makes me feel calmer in my distressing experience with cancer.

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    Dr. Ueland is just a nice, nice person! I never felt rushed and he took time to answer all my questions.

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    I've never doubted *Dr. Ueland's expertise in providing me with excellent care. He & his staff go beyond to make sure I get the best of care & have an excellent work, patient relationship.

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    Just love Dr.Ueland! So nice always explains everything in language I can understand! Wonderful doctor you can trust and makes u feel at ease!

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    Would and have recommended Markey Cancer Center to several friends.
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      *Dr. Ueland is the best!
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      *Dr. Ueland is the best.
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      Excellent
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      *Dr. Ueland is a very good dr. and makes you feel so comfortable. Would recommend him to anybody. He is a nice person.
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      He is doctor who truly cares for his patients.
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      *Dr. Ueland is caring, professional and a great listener!
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      *Dr. Ueland is great, as is the female dr. who saw me. Would definitely recommend to anyone.
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      I was surprised really surprised that the doctor actually answered my questions and didn't rush off. Took the time to explain to me considering I was totally upset and scared.
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      Dr Ueland is great! He always takes as much time as I need with him. He is concerned with my pain level and attempts to be as careful as possible during exams. I feel like he really cares about me and I, obviously, trust him with my life.
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      Dr. Ueland is the absolute best!
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      *Dr. Ueland's clinic/care is best that I have at UK.
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      Care is given to be sure that I understand the options. Clear descriptions are given so I understand. All is done in a very positive way.
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      Good
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      I've always had excellent care from the staff and Dr. Ueland since my very first visit. They never rush always take their how ever long they need with u!
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      *Dr. Ueland recommended a follow up ultrasound with my gyn. which I have scheduled in 4 months. *Dr. Ueland was thorough in explaining my situation.
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      Excellent physician.
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      Great physician & staff.