Dr. Sun Lee, MD

Dr. Sun Lee, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
(20)
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Dr. Sun Lee, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Seoul Natl Univ, Coll Of Med, Chongno-Ku, Seoul, So Korea in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

501 S Buena Vista St

Burbank, CA 91505

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
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more than 76% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
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more than 74% of peers
Myelopathy
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more than 67% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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7  Procedures

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

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

  • Seoul Natl Univ, Coll Of Med, Chongno-Ku, Seoul, So Korea
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Korean
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lee

4.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
90%
(18)
4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
10%
(2)

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What People Say About Dr. Sun Lee, MD
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DR. Lee , IS THE BEST. HE HAS FIXED ME 3 TIMES. HE WILL TELL YOU STRAIGHT UP WHAT CAN AND CAN'T BE DONE. IT BROKE MY HEART WHEN HE LEFT MY AREA. NOW THE NEXT TIME I'LL HAVE TO TRAVEL ACROSS THE COUNTRY TO HAVE HIM WORK ON ME. ONLY DOC. I'LL TRUST WITH MY SPINE. P.S. JUST DON'T GO FOR A RIDE ON...Read More
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Very professional and reliable Excellent bedside manner
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