Dr. Peter Lee, MD

Dr. Peter Lee, MD

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Dr. Peter Lee, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winfield, IL and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group

25 N Winfield Rd Ste 424

Winfield, IL 60190
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cerebral Hemorrhage
normal
more than 76% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 65% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "My goal is to help patients better understand their ailment and to help them regain their quality of life through the use of the latest minimally-invasive technologies."

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.

Education

  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern Unversity
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lee

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(9)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(2)

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Dr. Lee's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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I would highly recommend dr Lee to anyone he and his nurses not only changed my life in the best way possible but not to long after surgery which was successful by the way was the main pain gone ofcourse a little sore that's normal but he and his nurses were all so helpful and extremely friendly....Read More
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I had back surgery yesterday at CDH an L5-L6 Discectomy. I must say it is an overwhelming success. I have had NO pain either from the injury or from the surgery. I want to thank Dr Lee and would wholeheartedly recommend him. He works miracles. ...Read More
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Excellent doctor and caring person. Takes his time to explain and answer questions. He performed minimally invasive surgery on my lower back. I'm very happy with the outcome and can recommend him to anybody .
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I have had excellent care from Dr. Lee and his entire staff. He spends the time to review everything with me and give me options, making sure that I completely understand everything. I have had almost immediate response when I called the office with a question or concern. He performed 2 cervical...Read More
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Staff is rude. Have been told off by one of the staff two times for merely asking a question. Had an appointment with Dr. Lee and he blew me off. I arrived at his office and was told that he got called away to emergency surgery. Then they told me that they interrupted Dr. Lee during surgery to ask...Read More
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