Dr. Gilbert Lee, MD

Dr. Gilbert Lee, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Gilbert Lee, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, general surgery, and more.

11515 El Camino Real Ste 150

San Diego, CA 92130

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lee's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Ptosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee treats Breast Ptosis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Lee treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Liposuction
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Liposuction more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 68% of his peers

Skin and Tissue Reduction
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Skin and Tissue Reduction more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Lee's conditions and procedures:

Abdominoplasty
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Blepharoplasty
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Botox® Injection
Breast Atrophy
Breast Augmentation
Breast Diseases
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Ptosis
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Collagen Injection
Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
Cosmetic Facial Surgery
Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Lesion
Facelift
Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
Gigantomastia
Gynecomastia
Hair Removal
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Laser Vein Removal
Liposuction
Mini Fift
Nipple Reconstruction
Non-Surgical Facelift
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Radiesse® Injections
Restylane® Injections
Scar Revision Surgery
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Skin Laxity
Vaginoplasty
Wound Repair
Wrinkles

About Me

Care Philosophy

Combining art and the science of plastic surgery with the latest surgical techniques, equipment and advances in medicine to provide each patient a unique, personally-tailored and satisfying outcome.

Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

  • 1994
    Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1991
    University Rochester
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1987
    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1986
  • 1982
    University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Teacher of the Year/Meritorious Service Award, UCSD Plastic Surgery, 1999-2000
  • Top Doctor in Plastic Surgery, 2007-2012
  • Presidential Who's Who Among Business and Professional Achievers, 2010
  • Readers Choice: Best Plastic Surgery Practice in San Diego; Voted Best by Rancho Santa Fe Review and affiliate newspapers, 2010-2012
  • Cityvoter A-List Top Five Medical Spa, 2012
  • Vitals Patients Choice Award - National Recognition Award based on patient reviews, 2008-2009

Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lee

4.0

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
19.23076923076923%
(5)

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Dr. Lee performed miracle facial reconstructive plastic surgery and I am so thankful to him for making me happy again?? You can see Dr. Lee has his heart and mind dedicated to having wonderful outcomes for his patients?? And of course his supporting staff of amazing women, who make you feel right...Read More
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I couldn't be happier with my results with My Mommy Makeover. Dr. Lee truly has gifted hands. I had a full tummy tuck, with breast augmentation & Lipo to the flanks, & fat graphing to my Tear troughs. Made me look less tired & gave me 10years back! I can't wait for my results from other...Read More
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This was my third visit to get juvederm in my lips with a specialist at Changes. After one syringe my lips were looking quite uneven, so I agreed to do a second to get them even. Within days it was so uneven, all the product was put in one side. After 4 weeks now they're still SO uneven. To my...Read More
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I really enjoyed my whole experience at Changes Plastic Surgery & Spa. The office staff and nurses are gregarious and very accommodating. Dr. Lee exudes professionalism and never seemed too busy to give me all the time I needed to ask questions. Dr. Lee truly loves his job and helping others. Thank...Read More
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This review is long overdue, as I have been a patient of Dr. Lee's for many years. I had many plastic surgery opinions for the procedures I needed done, and, by far, I felt the most comfortable in Dr. Lee's hands. I could not be more than happy with my results. Everything looks amazing. I am...Read More
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Locations

Changes Plastic Surgery & Spa

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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