Angela M. Leung, MD, MSC
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Angela M. Leung, MD, MSC

(she/her)
  • Endocrinology
Endocrine Center | 100 Medical Plaza, Suite 310, Los Angeles, CA 90095

About

Dr. Angela M. Leung is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine and an endocrinologist at both UCLA and the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System.

After pursuing her undergraduate studies at Occidental College, Dr. Leung completed her internal medicine residency and endocrinology fellowship training at Boston University School of Medicine. She also studied at the Boston University School of Public Health and obtained a master's degree in Epidemiology.

Dr. Leung has particular clinical and research interests in thyroid disorders, and she also sees patients regarding parathyroid and adrenal disorders. She has published widely and lectures frequently on thyroid disease, including hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer, and thyroid disease during pregnancy.

Patient Stories

 

Languages

English, Chinese - Cantonese

Education

Medical Board Certification

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009

Fellowship

Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism, Boston University Medical Center, 2009

Residency

Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 2006

Internship

Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 2004

Degrees

MS, Boston University School of Public Health, 2010
MD, Boston University School of Medicine, 2003

Recognitions

Locations

West Los Angeles

Endocrine Center

Endocrinology| Pediatric Endocrinology| Endocrine Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Videos

The Underactive and Overactive Thyroid
Thyroid Disease Update

Research

Interests

Dr. Leung's research interests include Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Thyroid nodules and Thyroid cancer, Thyroid in pregnancy, Iodine nutrition, and Environmental and dietary Thyroid disruptors.

In the News

Note: News links may expire without notice.

Podcast
Pregnancy and thyroid: Hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism - "Doctor Thyroid" podcast with Philip James (Published October 18, 2017)

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare

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Recognitions

  • Super Doctors® Southern California, 2023, 2024