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Dr. Winnie Lee, MD

Dr. Winnie Lee, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Female · Age 47


Dr. Winnie Lee, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in thoracic surgery, surgical oncology, and more.


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(805) 852-9100

Dr. Lee accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Affinity Health Plan
Amerihealth
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Easy Choice Health Plan
Elderplan
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
HealthFirst
HealthPlus Amerigroup
HIP Health Plan of New York
MagnaCare
MagnaCare HMO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Liberty Plan HMO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellPoint

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lee's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 61% of her peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 61% of her peers

Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Lung Surgery more than 61% of her peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 61% of her peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lee performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 49% of her peers

Dr. Lee performs this procedure more than 49% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy

Dr. Lee's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Wall Deformity
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Impella Device
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Hyperhidrosis
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Sympathectomy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

"Winnie W. Lee MD, one of the early adopters of the robotics platform, has employed robotics in all branches of thoracic surgery with a primary professional focus in thoracic oncology and the development of minimally invasive treatment strategies. Sh...

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

2006
University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Tufts New England MC
Residency Hospital
1998
West Virginia University
Medical School
1994
Cornell University
Undergraduate School
2006
2003
1998
1994

Languages

  • Taiwanese
  • English

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I have sang Dr. Lee's praises for 10 1/2 years now. I am here Thanks to God, Dr. Lee, & Nurse Cindy, after a stent crumbled artery & she was headed to her home hospital. (Didn't take long for her to get there) My only grand child, Hannah Rose, was only 4 weeks old so I had a lot to live for. ...Read More
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This is my first experience with Dr. Lee. Both my wife and I are very impressed with the professional and friendly manner in which she greeted us, and spent the quality private time discussing my situation. She thoroughly explained the procedure with visual images, what I could expect, and answered...Read More
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My mother was diagnosed with lung cancer, and facing surgery to remove the lower lobe. Dr. Lee's team are warm and welcoming, and extremely helpful. Dr. Lee took her time to explain the cancer, the surgery and what to expect after. When asked repeat questions, she patiently answered them again...Read More
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Dr Lee gave such good attention to my mothers needs and was so personable. We knew in the first visit we could trust her completely with my mothers care
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