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UK HealthCare Physicians Are Named to 2017-18 Best Doctors in America

Posted: 3/26/2018

UK HealthCare has more than 130 physicians practicing medicine with University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, Kentucky Children's Hospital, UK Good Samaritan Hospital who appear on the Best Doctors in America List for 2017-18 — more than any other hospital in Kentucky. Only four percent of doctors in America earn this prestigious honor, decided by impartial peer review. 

The experts who are part of the Best Doctors in America database provide the most advanced medical expertise and knowledge to patients with serious conditions – often saving lives in the process by finding the right diagnosis and right treatment. 

2017-18 UK HealthCare Best Doctors in America Listing:  

Edwin A. Bowe — Anesthesiology - General Anesthesiology; Pediatric Specialist - Pediatric Anesthesiology Kimberly S. Winchester — Anesthesiology - General Anesthesiology Vincent L. Sorrell — Cardiovascular Disease - Congenital Heart Disease, Diagnostic Radiology, Echocardiography, General Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology Gretchen Lois Wells — Cardiovascular Disease - Congenital Heart Disease, General Cardiovascular Disease Steve W. Leung — ... FULL STORY
Tags: Ranking, Faculty, Clinical, UK HealthCare

Kyprianou Named 2016 Urology Care Foundation Distinguished Research Scholar Alumna

Posted: 2/29/2016

Dr. Natasha Kyrpianou has been chosen as the 2016 Urology Care Foundation Distinguished Research Scholar Alumna. The award recognizes those in the urologic community who have compiled significant and substantial research and demonstrated academic leadership as well as a commitment to scholarship to advance urology care. Dr. Kyprianou will be honored at the Urology Care Foundation Research Honors Program on May 7.

Currently serving as a professor of Urology, Biochemistry, Pathology and Toxicology and Cancer Biology in the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Kyprianou has done extensive research in the field of urology; in 2002, Kyprianou joined the Markey Cancer Center as the James F. Hardymon Chair in Urologic Research.

UK is the University for Kentucky. At UK, we are educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in our 150-year history. To read more about the UK story and how you can support continued investment in your university and the Commonwealth, go to: #uky4ky #seeblue

Media Contact: Olivia McCoy,, 859-257-1076

Tags: Awards and Recognition, Markey Cancer Center, Research