Dr. Patrick Lee, MD

Dr. Patrick Lee, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Patrick Lee, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

2400 SW Vermont St

Portland, OR 97219

Contact Information

(503) 452-0915

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoids
high
more than 86% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
normal
more than 78% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Lee's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

24  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/28/2014
    Amount or Range: $79,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Patient claims that vaginoscope was hot and burned her vaginal wall.
    State: Oregon
0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions
  • Unprofessional Conduct (10/8/2015)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Oregon
  • Unknown (9/22/2014)
    Action Taken: Other
    Summary: Dr. Patrick Y Lee; License # MD16880 - NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Oregon Medical Board and the respondent entered into an Interim Stipulated Order in which he agrees to have a board-certified surgeon assist in certain abdominal and pelvic surgeries pending the completion of the Board's investigation into his ability to safely and competently perform these surgeries.
    State: Oregon

Education

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Oregon Health And Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lee has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
30 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Lee is amazing. He walked me through every part of my illness and procedure and made me feel as comfortable as possible. He is funny and realistic and really knows what's best for his patients. By the time I was in the hospital waiting for surgery, I was anxious to see him because I knew he...more
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Dr. Lee was thorough in his explanations of all procedures and very attentive. He took ample time to discuss treatment options. Great bedside manner.
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Dr. Lee, quite frankly, is a world class colorectal surgeon. He is a 10 out of 10 A++++ amazing leader in this field and teaches colectomy in several languages, I understand. My colon quit working out of the blue for no reason and after all options failed, I went to Dr. Lee and he did a thorough...more
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I went to Dr. Lee several years ago for surgery. He did a perfect job! I recently had another issue and was relieved to know he is still in the Portland area! The exam went very well. He had access to my old records which was totally helpful. He listened to me without haste and gave me...more
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Dr. Lee is very personable and easy to talk to. We spent more time talking about general topics such as dieting, exercise, and books, all unrelated to why I came in. And about that, he was very honest and forthcoming with options on how to proceed. I recommend him highly
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