Nicolae Leca M.D.

 Nicolae Leca M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Nephrology (Kidney Care), Transplant Surgery


Kidney Care and Transplant Services


English, Romanian


Kidney Care & Transplantation Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.3882|Map It 

Transplant Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 877.520.5000|Map It 


Nicolae Leca, M.D., is medical director of Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation at UW Medical Center and a UW clinical associate professor of Nephrology.

Dr. Leca is dedicated to supporting patients throughout their entire transplant journey to ensure the best possible outcomes. He also strives to make the kidney and pancreas transplant programs at UW Medicine the leading resource for patients and physicians seeking excellence. 

Dr. Leca earned his M.D. in Bucharest, Romania, followed by residency at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He chairs the Renal Accreditation Committee of the American Society of Transplant Society and American Society of Nephrology and serves on the United Network of Organ Sharing Kidney Transplantation Committee.

Dr. Leca's clinical interests include kidney and pancreas transplantation, long-term transplantation follow-up and post-transplant bone disease.

Scope of Care


Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie (Carol Davila)Medical education1996


Board Certifications

American Board of Internal MedicineNephrology2004
American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine2002
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