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Benjamin Lee
Benjamin E. Lee, MD Office

(718) 670-2707

525 East 68th Street New York, NY 10065

Benjamin Lee

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.
Primary Specialty

Thoracic Surgeon

Practice Benjamin E. Lee, MD
Gender Male
Education New York Medical College
Training NewYork-Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center, University of California Davis Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Cancer Center
Accepting New Patients
Insurances Accepted 1199 National Benefit Fund, Aetna, Affinity, Amerigroup, Amida Care, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Connecticare, Emblem Health GHI, EmblemHealth HIP, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, Fidelis Care, Healthcare Partners, Healthfirst, Medicaid, Medicare, Multiplan, Unicare, UnitedHealthcare, UnitedHealthcare COMMUNITY PLAN, VNSNY CHOICE, WellCare, Agewell Medicare, Amerigroup NJ, Anthem, Amida Care Medicaid, HARP, Elderplan, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus CHP, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus Medicaid; HARP, Healthfirst Child Health Plus, Healthfirst Essential 1-4, Healthcare Partners Commercial, Medicaid, Medicare, Fidalis, Healthfirst Exchange, Healthfirst Medicaid, HARP, Healthfirst Medicare, Magnacare Commercial, Oxford, Oxford Freedom/ Garden State, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare Advantage, Oxford Metro, Oxford Mosaic, Pacificare PPO, The Empire Plan, United Behavioral Health Commercial; Medicaid; HARP; Medicare, United Health Care, VNSNY CHOICE Medicaid, HARP, VNSNY CHOICE Medicare, Vytra Healthcare HMO, PPO, WellCare CHP, WellCare American Progressive Life, WellCare Medicaid, HARP, WellCare Medicare, WellCare MTLC
Degrees Medical Doctor
Languages Spanish, Chinese
Services Benjamin Lee provides thoracic surgery in New York, NY. A Thoracic Surgeon is trained to perform surgery on the chest, diaphragm, lungs, esophagus, chest wall and heart valves. A Thoracic Surgeon also treats artery disease and cancer.

Please call Benjamin E. Lee, MD at (718) 670-2707 to schedule an appointment in New York, NY or to get more information.
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