Denise Lee, MD

Education: Doctor of Medicine, University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)
Residency: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, NY) – General Surgery
Residency: University of California, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA) – General Surgery
Internship: University of California, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA) – General Surgery
Fellowship: New York-Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center (New York, NY) – Endocrine Surgery
Certification:American Board of Surgery
Membership:American College of Surgeons; American Association of Endocrine Surgeons

Additional Information:
Dr. Lee completed her undergraduate studies at Harvard University and graduated from medical school at the University of Florida. She began training in General Surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles, where she also spent two years performing research in the mechanisms of immune tolerance in neonatal gene therapy. She was awarded research grants from the Society of University Surgeons-Ethicon Scholarship Award and an NIH T32 training grant to support her work and has presented at multiple national and regional meetings. She went on to complete General Surgery training at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and fellowship training in Endocrine Surgery at Columbia University.

About Cayuga Medical Center

We are a not-for-profit, acute-care medical center bringing state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services to the residents of Tompkins, Cortland, Seneca, and Tioga counties. And a century after our founding, we remain intrinsically tied to those we serve: our corporate membership includes representatives from over 100 community organizations. At Cayuga Medical Center, we believe that hospitals are shaped by the people they serve


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