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W. Scott Black, MD, MS
Office Location: 

Room 201B Wethington Building

900 South Limestone Street

Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200

Office Phone Number: 
(859) 218-0857
Position Title: 
Department Chair

Dr. Black became Program Director of the UK Physician Assistant Studies Program in 2016, and the Department Chair in 2019.  He is a board certified Family Physician and holds a Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine.  In addition, he has a Master's degree in Exercise Physiology and holds a certificate in Sports Nutrition.  His primary interests involve disease prevention, wellness, and addressing the health and well-being of Kentuckians through the development of highly-effective primary care clinicians.