Dr. Augustine Lee, MD

Dr. Augustine Lee, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(31)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Augustine Lee, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Fort Worth, TX. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

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

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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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
3.8
based on 31 total reviews (8 with 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)

in North Richland Hills, TX |
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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in Ft Worth, TX |
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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in Ft Worth, TX |
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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in Watauga, TX |
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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in Keller |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lee accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lee has admitting privileges

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Medical City North Hills
4401 Booth Calloway Rd
North Richland Hills, TX 76180
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Medical City Alliance
3101 North Tarrant Parkway
Fort Worth, TX 76177
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