Dr. Joseph Lee XIII, MD

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Dr. Joseph Lee XIII, MD
Dr. Joseph Lee XIII, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Riverside, CA. He has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Lee XIII is affiliated with Riverside Community Hospital.

3660 Park Sierra Dr Ste 208

Riverside, CA 92505

Contact Information

(951) 547-0695

Dr. Joseph Lee XIII, MD

Dr. Joseph Lee XIII, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • 15 More

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Peritoneal Dialysis
more than 79% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
more than 76% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
more than 75% of peers

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  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


Read More


  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • College of Medicine / National Taiwan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • National Taiwan University, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • University Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Allegheny Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Episcopal Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Hahnemann
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • University Of Southern California / School Of Dentistry
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee XIII has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee XIII's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee XIII to family and friends
based on 19 total reviews (8 with comments)
Dr. Lee XIII's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
in Riverside, CA |
I am very pleased with all that Dr Lee has done to get me back to a very stable condition. I could not have had better Doctor. Thanks so much.
in Riverside, CA |
Best doctor, best staff. Mom has four specialists but if she had to pick just one, it would be Dr. Joseph Lee, XIII, most efficient, most caring Doctor. He stays on top of everything and gives the best advice to help not only patient but also the caregiver n family. Shoutout to Gina and Sandra!!!! Wooohooooo??????????
in Riverside, CA |
Dr. Lee is very professional, cares greatly for his patients and takes all the time needed to discuss the patients health and recommends the necessary steps to take to improve the patients health without taking medications unless it is absolutely necessary. He is very friendly yet professional. He is the best doctor I have ever been to.
in Riverside, CA |
Very thorough
in Riverside, CA |
Very know legible and experience on his field of practic e.
in Riverside, CA |
I have been seeing Dr Lee for over ten years, and have always been happy with his care.
in Riverside, CA |
Dr Lee is very thorough and caring and ask a lot of. Guest ions and he makes sure I understand everything about my condition and my treatment, so I will get better and feel better, he also makes sure I have refills for my medication, he is never in a hurry and takes time to make sure I am alright and following his instructions and taking all my medications as prescribed. He brightens. My day and I always leave his office happy and with a smile, because he always makes me feel good
in Riverside, CA |
Dr Lee has been my doctor for longer than 10 years , and has always taken great care of me.
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Dr. Lee XIII accepts 29 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Pathway X Guided Access HMO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
    Basic PPO
    Enhanced Exclusive for Small Business HMO
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Community Care Network HMO
    Covered California - Bronze PPO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
    Individual and Family PPO
    SmartCare HMO
    WholeCare Network HMO
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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Hospitals where Dr. Lee XIII has admitting privileges

Riverside Community Hospital
4445 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92501
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