Dr. Augustine Lee, MD

Dr. Augustine Lee, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Augustine Lee, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Ut Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1998 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

10840 Texas Health Trl Ste 200

Fort Worth, TX 76244

Contact Information

(817) 284-9797

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lee performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Lee's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "Minimally invasive methods for the surgical treatment of colon and rectal disorders; emphasis on individualization of care."

3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

27  Conditions Treated

33  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Ut Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Suny Downstate Brooklyn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Suny Downstate Brooklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • SUNY - Downstate Brooklyn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
31 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Lee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

You'll need a clear written set of expectations and a signed agreement with Dr. Lee if you absolutely must use him. My 85 yo mentally ill father let him operate on him at N Hills Hosp. NRH. Dr. Lee circumvented the N. Hills Hospital discharge planner and was literally wanting and willing to...more
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Dr Lee is a really fine Doctor. I had surgery a month ago and I can tell you he is a great surgeon. I was very worried and he was very kind to explain exactly what to expect. If you need hemorrhoid surgery he is the one to go to.
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Dr. Lee performed a surgery for me that is not part of his normal speacialty but decided to help me with a device removal for me that was put in years ago and problematic that was no longer in use and not something he put in but removed all of it with care. I'm very impressed with doctor Lee and...more
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Dr. Lee is an amazing doctor. I have never had a doctor that gives you his undivided attention like Dr Lee has done. From my first (unscheduled/semi emgergency) visit to his office I was so impressed with his bedside manners. Took the time to fully explain the gallbladder and the removal of it....more
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I have been seeing Dr Lee for over 4 years. Dr Lee is compassionate, professional and very easy to talk with. He takes the time that is needed to care for his patients. His staff is great! I am down to once a year visits, and look forward to my next one!!
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