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Theresa M. Lee, MD, FACS

Philosophy of Care

"The capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance."


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 215 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Surgery
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Years in Practice: 16


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Surgery


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Korean
    • Spanish


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Primarily endocrine disease and surgery, (thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal). In addition, breast and general surgery.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Medical College of Ohio University of Toledo
    Graduation Date 01/1997
    Degree M.D.

    RESIDENCY
    School University of Illinois Metropolitan Group Hospitals
    Title Resident in General Surgery

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School University of Miami Jackson Medical Center
    Specialty Endocrine Surgery

  • Procedures

    Surgery
    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Benign and Malignant Skin Excision / Skin Lesions
    • Breast Surgery
    • Cholecystectomy / Gall Bladder
    • Colon Surgery
    • Endocrine Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Hernia Surgery
    • Port Placements
    • Rectal Surgery
    • Surgical Oncology
  • Memberships

    • American College of Surgeons
    • Association of Women Surgeons
    • American Medical Women's Association
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name William Allen, M.D.'s Humanitarian Award
    Date 01/2003

  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Research Assistant in Hematology/Oncology Departme
    • Research Assistant, Clinical Endocrinology, Medica


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 215 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    213 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    210 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    212 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    212 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    212 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    211 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    209 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.8
    210 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    211 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.3
    207 ratings


    Comments (22)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Aug 25, 2019
    I absolutely love Dr. Lee  
    4.8
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. Lee is very efficient, intelligent and has a wonderful demeanor. I am very comfortable in her care.  
    4.9
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr Lee is always professional and friendly, and greets me warmly and remembers my history. She always talks me through the procedure and results. Very comfortable experience. so happy she is on my team of See more  
    5.0
    Jul 29, 2019
    I went here for a second opinion. But I liked *Dr. Lee very much and have told many people. If I didn't already have a surgeon, I would have stayed with her.  
    4.8
    Jul 25, 2019
    *Dr. Lee is amazing! Very thorough, kind & informative. Wonderful bedside manner. I feel like I am in good hands under her care.  
    4.5
    Jul 11, 2019
    Though an hour delay, once w/*Dr. Lee all excellent!  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    *Dr. Lee is a fantastic doctor/surgeon and I like her patient relationship. She is the best!  
    4.9
    Jun 11, 2019
    Dr. Lee is very friendly, knowledgeable, and professional. I felt very optimistic after seeing her.  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    Dr Lee immediately made me feel confident and not afraid of what I was facing! She has a wonderful personality and went over and above in terms of caring for my concerns!  
    3.8
    Jun 10, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    May 20, 2019
    Dr Lee is as good of a doctor as I have ever been associated with you. She is very knowledgable, professional and also very personable.  
    5.0
    May 19, 2019
    This is one of the nicest and most professional Dr. I have had to pleasure of seeing.  
    5.0
    May 14, 2019
    I was genuinely impressed with Dr. Lee sonce so had never had a consult with a surgeon. She explained what I needed to understand, was patient responding to my questions, and at all times was See more  
    4.9
    Mar 29, 2019
    Have already recommended her.  
    4.9
    Mar 27, 2019
    again dr was awesome  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    Dr. Lee is a very caring physician and easy to speak with about any concerns.  
    5.0
    Feb 17, 2019
    Dr. Lee is great! She's very friendly and explains things so that the patient understands.  
    5.0
    Feb 12, 2019
    Dr. Lee is a wonderful Dr. who makes you feel very comfortable. She really shows interest.  
    4.9
    Jan 19, 2019
    I was pleased with the whole staff that was with Dr. Lee's group  
    5.0
    Dec 18, 2018
    Dr Theresa Lee is an exceptional care provider. Her wonderful bedside manner matched with her excellent skill as a physician puts the patient at ease and assures them that they are receiving the best care See more  
    2.9
    Dec 11, 2018
    Something has happened in the two years since I met this doctor, and I don't feel the same confidence. She doesn't show concern; didn't explain why she made a diagnosis (previously undisclosed to me), or See more  
    5.0
    Dec 02, 2018
    so fortunate to have met Dr Lee!  
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