Dr. Richard Lee, MD

Dr. Richard Lee, MD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/silhouettes/silhouette-male_w120h160_v1.jpg Get a Free Background Report on Dr. Richard Lee, MD. Malpractice, medical malpractice, sanctions, misconduct, credentials, and penalty or negligence information.

Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 47

OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices
Healthgrades

10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

Dr. Lee's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, 2002
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 2004
1
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Maze Procedure
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
2
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
3

Background Check for Dr. Lee

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
4

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Graduated in 1993

Internship Hospital

Med College Of Wisconsin
Complete in 1995

Residency Hospital

Rush University
Complete in 2000
Washington University
Complete in 2002

Fellowship Hospital

Cleveland Clin Foundation
Complete in 2003
Washington University
Complete in 1997
5

Languages Spoken by Dr. Lee & Staff

  • English

Brought to you by Edward Hospital

Brought to you by Edward Hospital

Leader In Cardiac Care

Edward Heart Hospital, a leader in preventing and fighting heart disease, is one of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals in Cardiac Care, Cardiac Surgery, and Coronary Intervention.

Find the Right Doctor For You.

More Cardiac Surgery Specialists near Chicago, IL

  • Cardiac Surgery Specialist
  • Within 25 miles of Chicago, IL 60611
Dr. William H. Bradshaw Jr, MD
Cardiac Surgery
2.79 miles away
Dr. Michel N. Ilbawi, MD
Cardiac Surgery
11.23 miles away
Dr. Marshall D. Goldin, MD
Cardiac Surgery
2.88 miles away
Dr. Patrick M. McCarthy, MD
Cardiac Surgery
Same location as Dr. Lee
Dr. Carl Backer, MD
Cardiac Surgery
0.13 miles away

Edward Heart Hospital: Leader in Cardiac Care