Dr. Way Lee, MD

Dr. Way Lee, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Way Lee, MD is a general surgery specialist in West Islip, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

786 Montauk Hwy

West Islip, NY 11795

Contact Information

(631) 669-3700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
more than 86% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 72% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 70% 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 "As a practicing general surgeon, I can sum up my practice philosophy in 1 sentence "treat all your patients like your own family members""

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

17  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

  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Umdnj Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Umdnj Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Cornell Columbia Nyp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Lee saved my life in the ER...made me feel calm relaxed and I'm good hands
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