Michael Lee, M.D.
Dr. Michael J. Lee graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2002. He obtained his M.D. from the University of Texas at Houston. He is a board certified surgeon who completed his General Surgery Residency at UT Southwestern and completed his Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery/Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. In addition to his duty as the MIS/Bariatric Fellowship Co-Director, he is also the Director of Bariatric Surgery at UT Southwestern. He specializes in Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery including Lap Band placement, Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, Laparoscopic roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and Revisional Bariatric Surgery. He is currently welcoming new patients.
|Medical School||University of Texas Medical School at Houston (2006)|
|Residency||UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011), General Surgery|
|Fellowship||Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (2012), Minimally Invasive/bariatric Surgery|
Robotic assistance provides excellent outcomes in the learning curve for LRYGB: results from 100 robotic assisted gastric bypasses
Yu SC, Clapp BL, Lee MJ, Albrecht WC, Scarborough TK, Wilson EB Am J Surg 2006 192 (6) 21(2)
Medical Management of Postsurgical Bariatric Complications. In Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America:
Lee MJ, Scott DJ (2011).
Laparoscopic Splenectomy (In preparation). In Cameron's Current Surgical Therapy, Eleventh Edition:
Lee, MJ, Phillips EH (). Elsevier
Training to Proficiency. In SAGES Quality, Outcomes, and Safety Manual:
Lee MJ, Scott DJ. (2011). Woodbury, CT, Cine-Med Inc