Benjamin E Lee, M.D.

Benjamin E Lee, M.D. Specialties: Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Surgery

Benjamin E Lee, M.D.
Specialties: Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Surgery
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Address

136-56 39th Avenue
Flushing, NY 11354
US
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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, M.D.

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    56-45 Main St
    Flushing, NY 11355
    US
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    56-45 Main Street
    Flushing, NY 11355
    US
    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
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    525 E 68th St
    New York, NY 10065
    US
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    56-45 Main Street
    Flushing, NY 11355
    US

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  • Connecticare
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  • GHI
  • Healthfirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • Unicare
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare

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About Benjamin E Lee, M.D.

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 / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital

Expertise

  • Da Vinci Robotic Surgery

  • Esophageal Cancer

  • Esophageal Cancer Surgery

  • Esophageal Disease

  • Esophageal Surgery

  • Lung Cancer

  • Lung Cancer Surgery

  • Lung Cancer-Diagnostic Testing

  • Lung Nodules

  • Lung Surgery

  • Mediastinal Mass

  • Mediastinal Surgery

  • Mediastinal Tumor

  • Mesothelioma

  • Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery

  • Robotic Lung Surgery

  • Robotic Mediastinal Surgery

  • Surgical Management of Lung Cancer

  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)

  • Thorascopic Lung Surgery

  • VATS (Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery)

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

  • Surgery
  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Spanish

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