Man-Kit Leung, MD, FAAOA
Man-Kit Leung, M.D. is a board certified otolaryngologist/head and neck surgeon. He graduated summa cum laude from Harvard University and attended medical school at the University of California at San Francisco where he was co-President of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors Society. He completed his internship in general surgery and residency in otolaryngology/head and neck surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center. He subsequently underwent sub-specialty training in rhinology and endoscopic sinus, skull base, and orbital surgery as a clinical fellow at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary at Harvard Medical School. In 2011, Dr. Leung completed the curricular requirements and passed a rigorous examination process to become a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy.
Dr. Leung has authored more than 20 scientific papers, abstracts, and book chapters and previously served as Adjunct Clinical Faculty at the Stanford University School of
Medicine Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery. He has a particular interest in diseases of the nose and sinuses and specializes in nasal allergies as well as in using minimally invasive techniques through the nose to access the sinuses, eyes and brain.
Dr. Leung is native to the San Francisco Bay Area and is excited to serve the community in which he was raised. He speaks Cantonese and Mandarin and enjoys hiking, traveling and spending time with his twins.
1199 Bush Street
San Francisco, California 94109
Location Phone: (415) 230-0909
Location Fax: (415) 230-0915
Hours: Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday 9a-12p, 1:30p-5p
929 Clay Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
Location Phone: (415) 230-0909
Location Fax: (415) 230-0915
Hours: Thursday 9a-12p, 1:30p-5p
3838 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118
Location Phone: (415) 751-4914
Location Fax: (415) 751-1414
Hours: Fridays, 1:30p-4p
I am accepting new patients.
Head and Neck Surgery
Bachelor of Arts : 1998
Bachelor of Arts Summa Cum Laude in Biochemical Sciences, Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Doctor of Medicine : 2003
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine, San Francisco, California
Internship : 2004
Intern in General Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California
Residency : 2008
Resident in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California
Fellow : 2009
Rhinology and Endoscopic Sinus/Skull Base/Orbit Surgery Fellowship – Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
Co-editor : 2008-2010
Co-President : 2002-2003
Alpha Omega Medical Society, UCSF School of Medicine Chapter
Member : 1999-2003
University of California School of Medicine Admissions Committee
Physician and Surgeon
Medical Board of California
American Board of Otolaryngology
“Sinonasal Abnormalities in Patients with Graves’ Orbitopathy.” : 2011
Soler ZM, Platt MP, Leung MK, Mong S, Metson R. Laryngoscope 2011 Mar;121(3):650-60.
“Endoscopic Transnasel Approach for the Diagnosis and Management of Orbital Inflammatory Pseudotumor” : 2011
Lin HW, Leung MK, Jakobiec FA, Har-El G, Bhat P, and Metson RB. Am J Rhinol Allergy (submitted).
“Congenital Sinonasal Disorders.” : 2011
Leung MK, Kanowitz PR, Koltai PJ. In: Kennedy D and Hwang P, eds. Rhinology: Diseases of the Nose, Sinuses, and Skull Base. New York, NY: Thime (in press).
“Maxillary Sinus and Treatment of Graves’ Orbiotopathy.” : 2011
Leung MK and Metson R. In: Duncavage J and Becker S, eds. The Maxillary Sinus. New York, NY: Thieme, 2011.
“Endoscopic Transnasal Approach for Diagnosis and Management of Orbital Pseudotumor.” : 2010
Lin HW, Leung, MK, Jakobiec FA, Har-El G, Metson R. Poster presentation at Combined Otoalryngology Spring Meeting, 2010.
“Endoscopic Revision Orbital Decompression in the Management of Graves’ Orbitopathy.” : 2009
Leung MK, Platt MP, Metson RB. Oral presentation at Eastern Section meeting of the Triologic Society, 2009.
“Use of a Novel Microdebrider with Image-Guidance for Orbital Decompression in Thyroid-associated Orbitopathy.” : 2009
Nguyen J, Fay A, Lo K, Leung MK, Metson RB. Poster presentation at American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery annual meeting, 2009.
“Revision Endoscopic Orbital Decompression in the Management of Graves’ Orbitopathy.” : 2009
Leung MK, Platt MP, Metson RB. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2009 Jul;141(1):46-51.
“Endoscopic Approach to the Infratemporal Fossa for Management of Invasive Fungal Sinusitis.” : 2009
Goyal P, Leung MK, and Hwang PH. Am J Rhino Allergy 2009 Jan-Feb;23(1):100-4.
“Sinusitis and Sinonasal Abnormalities Associated with Graves’ Orbitopathy.” : 2009
Mong S, Leung MK, Metson RB. Oral presentation at American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery annual meeting, 2009.
“Outcomes of Sinus Surgery before Lung Transplantation for Cystic Fibrosis.” : 2008
Leung MK, Rachakonda L, Weill D, and Hwang PH. Am J Rhinol 2008 Mar-Apr;22(2):192-6.
“Congenital Inferior Turbinate Hypertrophy: An Unusual Cause of Neonatal Nasal Obstruction.” : 2007
Kwok JC, Leung MK, Koltai PJ. Int J Pediatr Otohinolaryngol Extra 2007 Mar;2(1):26-30.
“Pathology Quiz Case. Foregut Duplication Cyst.” : 2007
Leung MK, O-Lee TJ, Koltai PJ. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2007 Sep;133(9):946.
“Rehabilitation of Surgically Traumatized Sinus Mucosa with Retinoic Acid.” : 2007
Leung MK and Hwang PH. Am J Rhinol 2007 May-Jun;21(3):271-5.
“Outcomes of Sinus Surgery before Lung Transplatation for Cystic Fibrosis.” : 2007
Leung MK, Rachakonda L, Weill D, and Hwang PH. Oral presentation at American Rhinologic Society Annual meeing 2007.
“Diagnosis and Treatment of Candida as a Cause of Invasive Fungal Sinusitis.” : 2007
Goyal P and Leung MK. Poster presentation at The Triologic Society Combined Sections meeting, 2007.
“Rehabilitation of Surgically Traumatized Sinus Mucosa with Retinoic Acid.” : 2006
Leung MK and Hwang PH. Oral presentation at American Rhinologic Society Annual meeting 2006.
“HIV Prevalence among a Cohort of Rural Injection Drug Users in Guangxi Province, China.” : 2006
Liu W, Chen J, Rodolph M, Beauchamp G, Masse B, Wang S, Li R, Ruan Y, Zhou F, Leung MK, Lai S, Shao Y, Jackson BJ. Addiction 2006 Oct;101(10):1493-8.
“Congenital Inferior Turbinate Hypertrophy: An Unusual Cause of Neonatal Nasal Obstruction.” : 2006
Kwok JC, Leung MK, Koltai PJ. Oral presentation at Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advances in Children Annual meeting, 2006.
“Endoscopic Approach to the Infratemporal Fossa for Management of Invasive Fungal Sinusitis.” : 2006
Goyal P, Leung MK, and Hwang PH. Poster presentation at Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting, 2006.
“Cultivating HIV Awareness in Rural China”. : 2004
Leung MK. Aids 2004 Apr 30;18(7):971-3.
“Transjugular Craniotomy for the Management of Jugular Foramen Tumors with Intracranial Extension.” : 2004
Oghalai JS, Leung MK, Jackler RK, McDermott MV. Otol Neurotol. 2004 Jul;25(4):570-9.
“Functional Role of P35srj, a Novel p300/CBP Binding Protein during Transactivation by HIF-1.” : 1999
Genes and Development 1999 13:64-75
“Molecular Cloning and Chromosomal Localization of the Human CITED2 gene Encoding P35srj/Mrg1.” : 1999
Leung MK, Jones T, Michels CL, Livingston DM, Bhattacharya S. Genomics 1999 61(3):307-13.