Dr. Raphael Lee, MD

Dr. Raphael Lee, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Raphael Lee, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

5841 S Maryland Ave Ste MC7082

Chicago, IL 60637

Contact Information

(773) 702-6302

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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more than 95% of peers
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more than 90% of peers
Second-Degree Burns
more than 70% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Electrical Burn
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Lymphangioma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nerve Injury
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiation Tissue Damage
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns

27  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.


  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Chicago Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Listed in Americas Top Surgeons by the Consumers Research Council of America, 2007
  • US News&World Report Top Rated Plastic Surgery, 2011
  • Elected to International Academy of Medical and Biological Eingineering, 2012
  • Top American Physician - U.S. New & World Report, 2011
  • Chicago Magazine Top Plastic Surgeon, 2012
  • Elected Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2006
Media & Publications
  • Correction of a Large Recto-vaginal fistula with a new fasciocutaneous medial thigh flap based on the Obturator Artery, 2004

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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