Dr. Christine Lee, MD

Dr. Christine Lee, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Christine Lee, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6104 Fayetteville Rd Ste 108

Durham, NC 27713

Contact Information

(919) 572-0050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 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.

Strabismus
very high
more than 93% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 87% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 85% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Ill Masonic Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
21 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Lee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I had my Lasik done on 2/21/18 and I am very happy. Most importantly I felt so comfortable at this clinic. Staff and Dr.Lee are all so friendly and nice, take the time to explain everything. The procedure was painless and post-op was a breeze for me. I definitely recommend Dr.Lee.
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I have been looking to get Lasik surgery for a while now and I was absolutely thrilled when I found Eye Institute of North Carolina, PC. They offered me a fair price for the surgery and staff worked with me to set up an appointment. They were very helpful and offered clear instructions on the pre-...more
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Dr. Christine Lee is the best in eye care!! She genuinely cares about the total well-being of her patients. She's an exceptional well qualified professional!! My husband and I have been her parents since moving to Durham in the Summer of 2013. She did my cataract surgery in May 2016 and I'm very...more
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I was apprehensive about getting cataract surgery in both eyes. Dr Lee and her staff explained the procedure to me and made me comfortable with the needed procedure, The operation was at Duke"s Davis Ambulatory and the staff there was outstanding to me and my wife. Even though I thought I saw...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Christine Lee at Eye Institute of NC for more than 11 years. She performed LASIK on both of my eyes in January 2005 and I am still seeing better than 20/20! It was one of the best investments I have ever made! Dr. Lee and her staff are up to date on the current...more
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