Carrie-Anna Geisberg Lenneman, M.D., M.Sci

Carrie-Anna Geisberg Lenneman, M.D., M.Sci

Carrie A. Geisberg M.D., MSCI

Carrie-Anna Geisberg Lenneman, M.D., M.Sci

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-7959 - Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
General Cardiology; Cardio-Oncology; Heart Failure


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Cardiovascular Disease

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina
  • Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • MSCI: Vanderbilt University


Recent Publications

      • Lenneman CG. Neuregulin-1 signaling in the pathogenesis of chemotherapy-induced heart failure. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2014 Jun;11(2):134-8. doi: 10.1007/s11897-014-0193-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 24682830.
      • Lenneman CG, Abdallah WM, Smith HM, Abramson V, Mayer IA, Silverstein C, Silverstein C, Means-Powell J, Paranjape SY, Lenihan D, Sawyer DB, Raj SR. Sympathetic nervous system alterations with HER2+ antagonism: an early marker of cardiac dysfunction with breast cancer treatment? Ecancermedicalscience. 2014 Jul 17;8:446. doi: 10.3332/ecancer.2014.446. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25114718; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4118731.
      • Monahan K, Scott TA, Su YR, Lenneman CG, Zhao DX, Robbins IM, Hemnes AR. Reproducibility of intracardiac and transpulmonary biomarkers in the evaluation of pulmonary hypertension. Pulm Circ. 2013 Apr;3(2):345-9. doi: 10.4103/2045-8932.114762. PubMed PMID: 24015334; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3757828.
      • Lenneman AJ, Wang L, Wigger M, Frangoul H, Harrell FE, Silverstein C, Sawyer DB, Lenneman CG. Heart transplant survival outcomes for adriamycin-dilated cardiomyopathy. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Feb 15;111(4):609-12. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.10.048. Epub 2012 Nov 27. PubMed PMID: 23195041; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3563750.
      • Hill MF, Patel AV, Murphy A, Smith HM, Galindo CL, Pentassuglia L, Peng X, Lenneman CG, Odiete O, Friedman DB, Kronenberg MW, Zheng S, Zhao Z, Song Y, Harrell FE Jr, Srinivas M, Ganguly A, Iaci J, Parry TJ, Caggiano AO, Sawyer DB. Intravenous glial growth factor 2 (GGF2) isoform of neuregulin-1β improves left ventricular function, gene and protein expression in rats after myocardial infarction. PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e55741. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0055741. Epub 2013 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 23437060; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3578842.
      • Geisberg CA, Abdallah WM, da Silva M, Silverstein C, Smith HM, Abramson V, Mayer I, Means-Powell J, Freehardt D, White B, Lenihan D, Sawyer DB. Circulating neuregulin during the transition from stage A to stage B/C heart failure in a breast cancer cohort. J Card Fail. 2013 Jan;19(1):10-5. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2012.11.006. PubMed PMID: 23273589; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3562720.
      • Geisberg C, Pentassuglia L, Sawyer DB. Cardiac side effects of anticancer treatments: new mechanistic insights. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2012 Sep;9(3):211-8. doi: 10.1007/s11897-012-0098-4. Review. PubMed PMID: 22752360; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3693763.
      • Geisberg CA, Wang G, Safa RN, Smith HM, Anderson B, Peng XY, Veerkamp B, Zhao DX, Blakemore D, Yu C, Sawyer DB. Circulating neuregulin-1β levels vary according to the angiographic severity of coronary artery disease and ischemia. Coron Artery Dis. 2011 Dec;22(8):577-82. doi: 10.1097/MCA.0b013e32834d3346. PubMed PMID: 22027878; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3217257.
      • Safa RN, Peng XY, Pentassuglia L, Lim CC, Lamparter M, Silverstein C, Walker J, Chen B, Geisberg C, Hatzopoulos AK, Sawyer DB. Neuregulin-1β regulation of embryonic endothelial progenitor cell survival. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2011 Apr;300(4):H1311-9. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.01104.2009. Epub 2011 Jan 14. PubMed PMID: 21239627; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3075022.
      • Geisberg CA, Sawyer DB. Mechanisms of anthracycline cardiotoxicity and strategies to decrease cardiac damage. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2010 Dec;12(6):404-10. doi: 10.1007/s11906-010-0146-y. PubMed PMID: 20842465; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3999517.