Frederick S. Ling, M.D.

Frederick S. Ling, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 679C
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (866) 432-7803

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Professional Bio

Frederick S. Ling, M.D. is an Associate Professor of medicine in the Cardiology Unit and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. He joined the faculty in 1993 after training at Yale University in both cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology. Dr. Ling specializes in all aspects of interventional cardiology in the evaluation and treatment of coronary artery disease.
Under his direction, the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory currently consists of four labs, but is undergoing expansion. All angiographic studies are now digitally archived and networked for immediate access and review.

A computerized reporting system with a central database tracks patients for data collection and research. The Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory also has been at the core of Strong Memorial Hospital's successful clinical program to treat acute myocardial infarction by primary angioplasty or stenting.
Education / Certification
M.D., New York University School of Medicine  1986
Resident, Beth Israel Hospital  1986-89
Clinical Fellow, Yale-New Haven Hospital  1989-91
Research Fellow, Yale-New Haven Hospital  1991-1992
Fellow, Yale-New Haven Hospital  1992-1993
Research and Professional Experience
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Assistant Professor of Medicine/Cardiology  1993-2000
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Associate Professor of Medicine/Cardiology  2000-Present

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Ling is an Associate Professor of medicine in the Cardiology Unit and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. He joined the faculty in 1993 after training at Yale University in both cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology. Dr. Ling specializes in all aspects of interventional cardiology in the evaluation and treatment of coronary artery disease.



Under his direction, the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory currently consists of four labs, but is undergoing expansion. All angiographic studies are now digitally archived and networked for immediate access and review. A computerized reporting system with a central database tracks patients for data collection and research. The Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory also has been at the core of Strong Memorial Hospital's successful clinical program to treat acute myocardial infarction by primary angioplasty or stenting.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Consumers' Research Council of America "Guide to America's Top Physicians 2003
Strathmore's "Who's Who 2003
Marquis' "Who's Who in America 1994
New York University School of Medicine: Valentine Mott Medal for Clinical Excellence 1986
New York University School of Medicine: Alpha Omega Alpha 1986
Columbia College: cum laude, Honors Graduate in Biology 1982
Columbia College: Dean's List 1979 - 1982

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | New York Univ Sch Medicine1986
BA | Biology | Columbia University1982

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Yale New Haven Hospital07/01/1992 - 06/30/1993
Fellowship in Cardiology at Yale New Haven Hospital07/01/1989 - 06/30/1993
Residency in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital07/01/1987 - 06/30/1989
Internship in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital07/01/1986 - 06/30/1987