Dr. Sun Hi Lee, MD

Dr. Sun Hi Lee, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
57 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Sun Hi Lee, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. She specializes in cardiology.

Heart Transplant

622 W 168th St Fl 14

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lee performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 91% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 90% 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 "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Lee saved my life nearly twenty years ago. I was a young scared mother of three being told I was going to die without a heart transplant. Her kindness and compassion was the beacon of light that I needed. I cannot say enough good things about Sun Hi. I wish every cardiologist was as caring...more
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Dr. Lee is a world-class cardiologist who sees patients occasionally at Columbia-Presbyterian in New York City, and more often at the Columbia White Plains, NY location. I can't say enough good things about this caring doctor, who is highly knowledgeable, non-condescending, warm, and also extremely...more
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Great physician! I would never consider seeking a second opinion for any of her decisions.
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I had a heart transplant 15 years ago and Dr. Lee has been my cardiologist since that time. I have found her to be very knowledgeable and she provides understandable information about all aspects of my situation. She listens, does not rush and resolves issues. As a patient, I have the highest...more
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The most caring, personable and knowledgeable doctor I have ever encountered. Dr. Li spent 90 minutes reviewing my background along with thorough exam and recommendations. You can tell immediately that she is a gem of a doctor with incredible expertise.
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