Dr. Katherine Lee, MD

Dr. Katherine Lee, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Katherine Lee, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

222 N 2nd St Ste 215

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 381-6910

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Lee performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Esotropia
normal
more than 82% of peers
Paralytic Strabismus
normal
more than 80% of peers
Hypotropia
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "As health care providers affiliated with St. Luke's Children's Hospital, we believe that all children should have access to the highest quality health care services available, regardless of their condition or their family's ability to pay. The Children's Hospital is home to a wide variety of experienced pediatric subspecialists who are committed to the health and wellness of all children."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • St Joseph Mercy Health Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Mi Hosps and Health Ctrs
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Mn Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
3.5
based on 21 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 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
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Boise, ID
Dr. Lee's office misleaded us to go there to check the vision test for $299. They claimed that they are in network but didn't tell us if this procedure is succetable. They said that before we went there, they cannot tell if this procedure is covered or not. But if we go there, we will receive a big...more
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in San Jose, CA
Dr Lee is always running behind, there is no point in being on time to your appointments. She doesn't like to be questioned about anything, it's kind of like "her way or the highway". She doesn't show respect or compassion for families.
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in Star, ID
Shouldn't work with children. Daughter went here with visual disturbances. She was playing with the plastic over the arm covers (placing her hand in then as far as she could and pulling it out) due to her being scared/nervous and Lee actually placed her hand over hers and said "stop" in a...more
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in Middleton, ID
She was very supportive of the decision for surgery. I have had nothing but good experiences with Dr. Lee and her staff.
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in Boise, ID
Had strabismus surgery performed by Dr. Lee, very happy with the outcome. Would recommend her to anyone needing this type of surgery.
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