Dr. Larisse Lee, MD

Dr. Larisse Lee, MD

Phlebology  ·  
Female  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Larisse Lee, MD is a phlebologist in Van Nuys, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. She specializes in phlebology, vascular surgery, and more.Read her story

L.A. Vein Center

4955 Van Nuys Blvd Ste 704

Van Nuys, CA 91403
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Lee's Experience

Dr. Lee's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Phlebology
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Lee's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "Dr. Larisse Lee MD earned her Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Stanford University, and her medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine, both in Palo Alto, California. She continued her training with a general surgery residency at Harvard, Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, before going on to complete a prestigious Vascular Surgery Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York, New York. Board certified in both Vascular Surgery and General Surgery, Dr. Lee has received numerous honors and awards, including a National Research Service Award bestowed by the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Lee has conducted several studies in vascular surgery to increase knowledge and understanding in the field. Dr. Lee is a frequent presenter at medical meetings and conferences around the country. In addition, she is also the author of a number of articles published in peer-reviewed journals."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "Harvard and Stanford trained board certified surgeon, Dr. Larisse K. Lee, focuses on the most up to date techniques for the treatment of spider veins, varicose veins, leg swelling, and venous leg ulcers. She also specializes in Tumescent Liposuction, SmartLipo and Cosmetic procedures. Our services range from Liposuction, Botox, Juvederm, body contouring, treatment of unsightly veins, to the medical treatment of symptomatic venous insufficiency."

3  Specialties

  • Phlebology
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

12  Procedures

  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Belotero® Injection
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cold Laser Therapy
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Cosmetic Xeomin® Injection
  • Injection Sclerotherapy
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Phlebectomy
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Smartlipo Triplex® Laser Liposuction

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.


  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • National Institutes of Health - Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • National Institutes of Health - National Research Service Award
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Pfizer Pharmacuticals, Biomedical Engineering Intern
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Stanford University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Harvard-Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
46 total reviews (45 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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Dr. Lee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Lee Says:

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. Dr. Lee and the staff of the L.A. Vein Center pride themselves in providing exceptional care and results. 


Patient Comments (45)

I've had a fantastic experience with Dr. Lee. I'm extremely satisfied with my treatment and the information I've received. I like to fully understand diagnoses and treatment, and she's taken time to answer all of my questions. I've also appreciated her kindness and patience with me, as I have a...more
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Overjoyed with my experience with Dr. Lee and everyone at her office. At 25, I had a varicose vein which was extremely visible from the back of me knee to my ankle. After a thorough yet efficient consultation with Dr. Lee, I booked an appointment for my procedure. Any nerves I had were gone when I...more
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I can't say enough wonderful things about Dr. Lee & her staff! They listen, come up with a plan & then make it happen. I had always been self conscience about wearing shorts due to my ugly varicose veins. Little did I know that there was something much more serious going on. Dr. Lee knew...more
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My overall experience with Dr. Lee and her entire staff was exceptional. From the first visit to the procedure and the follow up visit, Dr. Lee and her staff were great. They were thorough and kind while answering all my questions and they made me feel comfortable during my procedure. I have been...more
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