Dr. Scott Lee, MD

Dr. Scott Lee, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Scott Lee, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fremont, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Melbourne, School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1860 Mowry Ave Ste 308

Fremont, CA 94538

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Retinoschisis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Progressive High Myopia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

61  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Harada's Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Melbourne, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • St Vincent Hospital University Melbourne
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Fla College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Harvard Med School Mass Eye and Ear Infirm
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Pacific Presby Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Lee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Lee saw me when my regular eye MD diagnosed a detaching retina. I walked in the busy office on a few minutes notice and walked right past a full waiting room since time in this instance, is of the essence to save eyesight. Dr Lee spent a fair amount of time thoroughly examining both my eyes and...more
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Appeared to know what he was doing but was dismissive and abrupt.
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