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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

4.8
Based on 242 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Surgery
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Years in Practice: 17


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    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

  • 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 01/2000

  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

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


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 242 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
    239 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    238 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    239 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    235 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    238 ratings


    Comments (32)

    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
    Dec 11, 2019
    Dr. Teresa Lee is very good at her trade. She has a great personality, is direct and to the point with respect to treatment and thorough in her examination. She exlplains things very well and See more  
    5.0
    Nov 27, 2019
    Dr. Lee is great.  
    5.0
    Nov 15, 2019
    I thought Dr. Lee was excellent. I would highly recommend to others. She is the first doctor in my 30 years of having my condition that actually showed me on the ultrasound what she was looking See more  
    5.0
    Nov 11, 2019
    great physician care and personal attention to my global health  
    5.0
    Nov 05, 2019
    *Dr. Theresa Lee is an excellent thyroid doctor - and a lovely, caring person. I like her very much.  
    5.0
    Oct 02, 2019
    I have recommended this doctor to several of my friends in the past. I respect and trust Doctor Teresa Lee.  
    4.8
    Sep 26, 2019
    Dr. Lee is WONDERFUL! She is not only professional but one of the friendliest doctors I have ever met. SHe really makes a point to look at you and interact and TALK! She knows her See more  
    5.0
    Sep 26, 2019
    My daughter's surgery was conducted by Dr. Lee. It went well, and Dr. Lee is informative, knowledgeable, personable, professional. So I am scheduling my surgery with her as well.  
    5.0
    Sep 24, 2019
    Wonderful doctor. Very knowledgeable, compassionate, and friendly.  
    5.0
    Sep 23, 2019
    She is the best and always willing to help  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2019
    Dr. Lee is not only an amazing doctor, but an amazing human being! I am so incredibly grateful that she did my surgery. I will 100% recommend her to others.  
    4.8
    Sep 11, 2019
    Dr. Lee is very personable. she takes the time to talk to you. Explanations are thorough and she takes time to answer your questions.  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2019
    Sr Lee is kind, caring, awesome, but still professional, communicates well, answers questions. If she can't resolve a worry, Dr Lee will help prioritize and give me next steps to consider, plus her reasoning and See more  
    0.0
    Sep 03, 2019
    She was nice but you could tell she was in a rush.  
    5.0
    Aug 25, 2019
    I absolutely love Dr. Lee  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. Lee is very efficient, intelligent and has a wonderful demeanor. I am very comfortable in her care.  
    5.0
    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.  
    4.8
    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!  
    4.8
    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  
    5.0
    Mar 29, 2019
    Have already recommended her.  
    4.8
    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.  
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