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Dr. Paul Lee, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Lee

LONG ISLAND JEWISH, New Hyde Park, NY

27005 76th Ave New Hyde Park, NY 11040

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Dr. Paul Lee, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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(718) 470-7499

Dr. Lee accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Medicaid
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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Dr. Lee's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee treats Lung Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lee treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lee's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

We have seen a rapid growth of thoracic surgery over the past several years at Weill Cornell Medical Center. Major lung and esophageal resections continue to increase annually, while the operative mortality remains one of the lowest in the nation.Thi...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2016
Mailman School Of Public Health, Columbia University
2003
New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Memorial Sloan Kettering
Fellowship Hospital
2001
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1996
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1991
Harvard Univ
Undergraduate School
2016
2003
2002
2001
1996
1995
1991

Languages

  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lee

3.9

Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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