Benjamin E. Lee, MD

Benjamin E. Lee, MD

Benjamin E. Lee, MD

Specialties: Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Surgery, GeneralMore specialties
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Location Info


54-45 Main Street
3 South
Flushing, NY 11355
US
Other Locations

Hours


Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Additional Locations for Benjamin E. Lee, MD

  • 136-56 39th Avenue
    2nd Floor
    Flushing, NY 11354
    US
  • 525 East 68th Street
    New York, NY 10065
    US

Insurances Accepted


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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • Agewell Medicare
  • Amerigroup
  • Amerigroup NJ
  • Amida Care
  • Amida Care Medicaid, HARP
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Elderplan
  • Emblem Health GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus CHP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus Medicaid; HARP
  • Fidalis
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthcare Partners
  • Healthcare Partners Commercial, Medicaid, Medicare
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Child Health Plus
  • Healthfirst Essential 1-4
  • Healthfirst Exchange
  • Healthfirst Medicaid, HARP
  • Healthfirst Medicare
  • Magnacare Commercial
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford
  • Oxford Freedom/ Garden State
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Metro
  • Oxford Mosaic
  • Pacificare PPO
  • The Empire Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Behavioral Health Commercial; Medicaid; HARP; Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare COMMUNITY PLAN
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicaid, HARP
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare
  • Vytra Healthcare HMO, PPO
  • WellCare
  • WellCare CHP
  • WellCare American Progressive Life
  • WellCare Medicaid, HARP
  • WellCare Medicare
  • WellCare MTLC

About Benjamin E. Lee, MD


Dr. Benjamin Lee is a board certified Thoracic Surgeon practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens hospital located in Flushing, NY. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College, completed his residency in General Surgery and his fellowship in Thoracic Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Lee specializes in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disorders and diseases of the chest, including benign and malignant tumors of the lungs, esophagus, and the mediastinum.

Dr. Benjamin Lee is Chief of Thoracic Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens hospital and joined Weill Cornell...
Dr. Benjamin Lee is a board certified Thoracic Surgeon practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens hospital located in Flushing, NY. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College, completed his residency in General Surgery and his fellowship in Thoracic Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Lee specializes in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disorders and diseases of the chest, including benign and malignant tumors of the lungs, esophagus, and the mediastinum.

Dr. Benjamin Lee is Chief of Thoracic Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens hospital and joined Weill Cornell Medicine's faculty as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr. Lee and the physicians of the Division of Thoracic Surgery are trained in cutting-edge approaches and the latest minimally-invasive surgical treatments such as video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) and robotic thoracic surgery. These new developments in minimally-invasive surgery allow for the individualized care of each patient resulting in less pain, faster recovery and better outcomes. The department specializes in a multitude of malignant and benign conditions such as lung cancer, esophageal cancer, large hiatal hernias, hyperhidrosis and thoracic outlet syndrome.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center

Expertise

  • (TOS) Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • (VATS ) Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Chest Tumors
  • Chest Wall Surgery
  • Chest Wall Tumors
  • Da Vinci Robotic Surgery
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer Surgery
  • Esophageal Disease
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer Diagnostic Testing
  • Lung Cancer Surgery
  • Lung Cancer Surgeryda Vinci Robotic Thoracic Surgery
  • Lung Nodules
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mediastinal Mass
  • Mediastinal Surgery
  • Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mediastinal Tumor Resection
  • Mesothelioma
  • Min Invasive Esophageal Cancer Surg
  • Min Invasive Lung Cancer Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery
  • Minimally invasive esophagectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery
  • Robotic Lung Surgery
  • Robotic Mediastinal Surgery
  • Surgical Management of Lung Cancer
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)
  • Thorascopic Lung Surgery
  • Thymectomy
  • VATS thymectomy

Education

  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Internship: Memorial Sloan Cancer Center
  • Medical School: New York Medical College
  • Residency: University of California Davis Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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