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Dr. Paula Lee, MD

Oncology ·  Female · Age 45

Dr. Lee

Durham Office

1 DUKE MEDICAL CTR Durham, NC 27710

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Dr. Paula Lee, MD is an oncology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in oncology.


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(919) 684-8111

Dr. Lee accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lee's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy) more than 99% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Oophorectomy
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
Gynecologic Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee treats Gynecologic Cancer more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Lee treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Cancer
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee treats Ovarian Cancer more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Lee treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer

Dr. Lee's conditions and procedures:

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colporrhaphy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I treat all gynecologic cancers including endometrial/uterine ovarian cervical vaginal and vulvar cancers. I also take care of women who do not have cancer but may need pelvic surgery that is anticipated to be difficult or complicated. My specific su...

Specialties

  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

2007
Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2007
2004
2000

Awards

Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lee

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(1)

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I only put one because zero was not available. No bedside manner. Makes patient feel like it’s their fault they have cancer. Left me in tears and zero empathy. The staff and nurses are fantastic but sadly she is doctor.
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