Department of Surgery faculty members, both physicians and scientists, are world-renown in their subspecialties. Faculty members are passionate in their clinical care and research practices, as well as being mentors for medical students and trainees. The department also invests significant funds to provide protected time and lab space for junior faculty to perform research.
Dr. Lee has edited three surgical textbooks and published more than 70 manuscripts and has been recognized as one of “America’s Top Doctors” by Castle Connolly. In his role as the Chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery at Keck Medicine, Dr. Lee provides leadership for a world-class colorectal surgery team with expertise across the entire spectrum of colorectal surgery and disease processes.