Dr. Larisse Lee, MD

Dr. Larisse Lee, MD

Vascular Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
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Dr. Larisse Lee, MD is a vascular surgery doctor who practices in Van Nuys, CA. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.Read her story

4955 Van Nuys Blvd Ste 301

Van Nuys, CA 91403

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Varicose Vein Procedure
very high
more than 91% of peers
Varicose Veins
more than 89% of peers
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
more than 76% of peers

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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."


  • Vascular Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Edema
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Spider Veins
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Insufficiency


  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Liposuction
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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
  • 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
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Lee's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (2)

Dr Lee and all of her staff are the best. I have been a patient for a couple of years and the results I have gotten with Dr Lee are superior than anywhere else I have gone before. She is now stuck with me forever. My experience with and her team has been wonderful. She takes the time to explain...more
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Dr. Lee is and excellent surgeon. Took time to explain my treatment options and did a great job with the surgery. Very happy with her and her staff. Very professional office. I wish all my doctor's visit were like hers.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lee accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Lee has admitting privileges

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
501 S Buena Vista St
Burbank, CA 91505
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Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center
215 W Janss Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
15031 Rinaldi St
Mission Hills, CA 91345
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Sherman Oaks Hospital
4929 Van Nuys Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
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