Denise Leung, M.D., M.Sc.

Clinical Associate Professor, Neurology
Director, Neuro-Oncology Fellowship Program
Division Chief, Neuro-Oncology


Dr. Leung is the Director of the Neuro-Oncology Fellowship Program and is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Neurology. She sees patients in the Neuro-Oncology Clinic at the Rogel Cancer Center and at the Northville Health Center. She completed a bachelor’s degree at the University of Western Ontario, a master’s degree at the University of Toronto, and medical degree at SUNY Upstate. Dr. Leung completed her Neurology residency and Neuro-Oncology fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital.

Areas of Interest

Dr. Leung is interested in precision medicine and treating patients with brain tumors and other kinds of cancers of the central nervous system. She enjoys collaborating with others on research projects and is a Co-Investigator on many clinical trials. Dr. Leung participates in several multi-disciplinary clinics, including the Functional Wellness Initiative and the IMPACT (Improve Metastatic Breast Cancer Patient Access to Coordinated Treatment) Team. She is also a specialist member of the VHL Alliance. 

Clinical Interests

  • Brain Tumors


Medical School or Training

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2008


  • Henry Ford Hospital, Neurology, MI, 2012


  • Neuro-Oncology, Henry Ford Hospital, 2014

Board Certification

  • Neurology
  • Neuro-Oncology

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