David Leverenz, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Purple Zone Rm 430, Box 3544, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 684-8111
Email address david.leverenz@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Rheumatology, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, 2017 - 2019
  • VUMC Internal Chief Resident, Vumc, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2016 - 2017
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Vumc, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2013 - 2016
  • M.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Southwestern Medical School, 2013

Publications

Kozak, Patrick M., Silas P. Trumbo, Bradley W. Christensen, David L. Leverenz, Matthew S. Shotwell, and Adam J. Kingeter. “Addition of price transparency to an education and feedback intervention reduces utilization of inpatient echocardiography by resident physicians.” Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 35, no. 7 (July 2019): 1259–63. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10554-019-01572-2.

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30850907
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Leverenz, David L., Amanda M. Eudy, Malithi Jayasundara, Tayseer Haroun, Gary McDaniel, W. Benjamin Nowell, Jeffrey R. Curtis, et al. “Contraception methods used by women with rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.” Clin Rheumatol 38, no. 4 (April 2019): 1207–12. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10067-018-04420-1.

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30649682
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Trumbo, Silas P., Wade T. Iams, Heather M. Limper, Kathryn Goggins, Jayme Gibson, Lauren Oliver, David L. Leverenz, Lauren R. Samuels, Donald W. Brady, and Sunil Kripalani. “Deimplementation of Routine Chest X-rays in Adult Intensive Care Units.” J Hosp Med 14, no. 2 (February 2019): 83–89. https://doi.org/10.12788/jhm.3129.

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30785415
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Leverenz, David L., Christopher Henderson, and Ankoor Shah. “Atypical Cutaneous Presentations of Sarcoidosis: Two Case Reports and Review of the Literature.” Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 18, no. 8 (June 14, 2018): 40. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11882-018-0794-6.

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29904803
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Iams, Wade, Josh Heck, Meghan Kapp, David Leverenz, Michael Vella, Eszter Szentirmai, Irene Valerio-Navarrete, et al. “A Multidisciplinary Housestaff-Led Initiative to Safely Reduce Daily Laboratory Testing.” Acad Med 91, no. 6 (June 2016): 813–20. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000001149.

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27028031
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Leverenz, David, Oana Zaha, Leslie J. Crofford, and Cecilia P. Chung. “Causes of creatine kinase levels greater than 1000 IU/L in patients referred to rheumatology.” Clin Rheumatol 35, no. 6 (June 2016): 1541–47. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10067-016-3242-9.

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27041384
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Leverenz, David, Wade Iams, Josh Heck, and Donald Brady. “Who is going to make the wise choice?” J Hosp Med 10, no. 8 (August 2015): 544–46. https://doi.org/10.1002/jhm.2377.

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25980783
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