Dr. Emmet Lee, MD

Dr. Emmet Lee, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 57

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Dr. Emmet Lee, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Escondido, CA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido and Palomar Medical Center Poway. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lee to book an appointment.

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Graybill Medical Group

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(442) 274-0568
Escondido - Grand Avenue Office625 E GRAND AVE Escondido, CA 92025
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Lee's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Age-Related Cognitive Decline
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
  • Alzheimer's Disease Without Neurofibrillary Tangles
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Exam
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Diabetes Management
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessments
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disease Prevention
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fall Prevention and Safety Program
  • Familial Forms of Alzheimer's Disease
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Genital Herpes
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gout
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injury Prevention
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Function Test
  • Loss of Taste
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Management of Multiple Medical Conditions in the Elderly
  • Migraine
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Non-Surgical Arthritis Treatment
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Management
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Otitis Media
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Physical Examination
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Preventive Care
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scabies
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stitches
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Swine Flu
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
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Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
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Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
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Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net of California
Humana
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PHCS
Railroad Medicare
Sharp Health Plan
Gold Value
Tricare
United Healthcare
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UnitedHealthcare of California

About Me

Care Philosophy

"If one of my patients becomes ill I'll seek the guidance of the appropriate specialists. Then, together with my patient, we'll weigh the risks and benefits...Read more

Biography

Emmet W. Lee, MD is a board certified Internal Medicine Physician specializing in Geriatric Care. As a Geriatrician, he serves as a Primary Care Physician...Read more

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Age Management Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation)
  • Hospice Care
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1991
U Tex Med Sch Houston Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1989
U Tex Med Sch Houston Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1984
University of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Emmet Lee, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (442) 274-0568, and for other questions, call (442) 286-7727.

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What are Dr. Emmet Lee, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Lee frequently treats Muscle Weakness, Gait Abnormality, and Difficulty With Walking. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lee treats.

Where is Dr. Emmet Lee, MD's office located?

Dr. Lee's office is located at 625 E GRAND AVE, Escondido, CA 92025. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Emmet Lee, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Lee has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Lee is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido

Escondido, CA
17 Awards Received

Palomar Medical Center Poway

Poway, CA

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

Palomar Medical Center Escondido

Escondido, CA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

17 Awards Received