Contact Information:
University of Washington
Division of Nephrology
Box 356521
1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: (206) 543-3792
Fax:  (206) 598-2105
nleca@u.washington.edu

Education and Training:
Nephrology Transplant Fellowship, (2004-05)
State University of New York
Buffalo, NY

Nephrology Fellowship (2002-04)
State University of New York
Buffalo, NY

Medicine Residency
(1999-2002)
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Medical School (1990-96)
Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Bucharest, Romania

Site of Practice:
University of Washington Medical Center

 

Nicolae leca, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
Medical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, University of Washington Medical Center

Clinical Interests

  • Long-term post-transplant follow-up
  • Post-transplant bone disease

Research Interests

  • BK nephropathy
  • HLA sensitization and antibody-mediated rejection

Learn more about Nicolae Leca's research

Current Research

  • Investigating if treatment with mycophenolate mofetil will decrease the levels of antidonor antibodies in the highly sensitized patient on the kidney transplant waiting list

Learn more about Nicolae Leca's research

Selected Publications:

Pub Med provides a list of Dr. Leca's research publications

Awards

National Responsibilities

Chair, Renal Accreditation Committee, American Society of Transplantation
Member, United Network of Organ Sharing (UNOS), Kidney Transplantation Committee

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