Dr. Samson Lee, MD

Dr. Samson Lee, MD

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Dr. Samson Lee, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.Read his story

1231 116th Ave NE Ste 915

Bellevue, WA 98004

Contact Information

(425) 454-3938

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • 6 More

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Dr. Lee's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee treats Cancer more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lee treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Astrocytoma
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (Includes: Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chordoma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Ear Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Genital System Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gland Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Heart Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hip Cancer
  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Joint Cancer
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Limb Cancer
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Blood Cancer
  • Metastatic Bone Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Palate Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
  • Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Parathyroid Carcinoma
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pelvic Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 11
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 14
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 4
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 5
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 6
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 7
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 8
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 9
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -12
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -13
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -15
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Renal Cell Cancer
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Retinal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Urachal Cancer
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vulvar Cancer
Skin Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee treats Skin Cancer more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Lee treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma

Dr. Lee's conditions and procedures:

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adenoidectomy
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Blepharoplasty
Botox® Injection
Broken Nose
Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cosmetic Facial Surgery
Cough
Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Cyst
Deafness
Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
Dentofacial Anomalies
Dermoid Cyst
Deviated Septum
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Dizziness
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Cancer
Ear Disorders
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Enlarged Turbinates
ENT Surgery
Epidermoid Carcinoma
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Eye Cancer
Eyelid Disorders
Facelift
Facial Birth Defect
Facial Bone Fracture Repair
Facial Fracture
Facial Laceration
Facial Reconstruction
Facial Skin Cancer
Facial Trauma
Fracture
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Lip, Excision or Resection
Lipomas
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Melanoma
Meniere's Disease
Mole Removal
Nasal Cavity Cancer
Nasal Obstruction
Nasal Reconstruction
Nasal Septal Perforation
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Neck Cancer
Neck Lift
Neck Liposuction
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
Nose Cancer
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Orbital Fracture
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngeal Cancer
Pharyngitis
Pulmonary Disease
Restylane® Injections
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Scar Revision Surgery
Sebaceous Cysts
Secondary Malignancies
Sinus Cancer
Sinus Surgery
Sinusitis
Skin Aging
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
Skin Lesion
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Throat Cancer
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
Thyroid Cancer
Tinnitus
Tongue Cancer
Tonsillectomy
Tonsillitis
Trachea Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Turbinate Reduction
Vertigo
Vocal Cord Cyst
Vocal Cord Nodule
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in providing my patients with the most compassionate and up to date care possible. I try to treat every one of my patients, like I would want one of my family members treated.

Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Laryngology

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery

Education

  • 2006
    University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2000
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1999
  • 1994
    University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School
    1994

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4.5

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Dr Lee is highly competent and a kind surgeon. He repaired my nose following skin cancer removal. This required taking cartilage from my ear and then using a skin flap from my smile line. My work colleagues are amazed at the work. It's been six month and it is barely noticeable now. I would...Read More
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I'm going to make this as simple to understand as possible. If you might need reconstuctive surgery...and you're fortunate enough to have Dr. Lee as your surgeon...rest assured that you're being taken care of by the best. Done deal. Dr. Lee and the rest of his staff are very accomodating and...Read More
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Prescribed me Levaquin after spending all of five minutes with me, for a 'supposed' sinus infection. This antibiotic is not recommended for sinus infections and was already black boxed. I was given no warning.
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Dr. Lee is an excellent physician who cares deeply about his patients. He is kind, thoughtful, intelligent and amazingly effective. He has a true physician's heart.
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First and foremost, I am extremely happy with my interactions with Dr. Lee and the surgery Dr. Lee performed. I was referred to Dr. Lee who recommended rhinoplasty due to a severely deviated septum. From the moment I met him I felt very confident in Dr. Lee. He clearly communicated why he...Read More
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Locations

Bellevue Ear Nose and Throat Clinic

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
Thrivent Financial
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

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