David E. Lee, M.D.

David E. Lee, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

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  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. David E. Lee is an Associate Professor in the division of Interventional Radiology in the Dept. of Imaging Sciences with a secondary appointment as Assistant Professor of Surgery. He received his medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine in 1989. Dr. Lee completed both his radiology residency and his interventional radiology fellowship at University of Rochester Medical Center, in 1997 and 1998 respectively.

Dr. Lee has served as Chief of the division of Interventional Radiology for Imaging Sciences since 2009. Currently he is conducting research with PDT in the treatment of Cholangiocarcinoma using mixed vascular/biliary techniques. His special interests include malformation treatments, uterine fibroid therapies, varicose vein treatments, transplant interventions and oncology interventions. Over the years Dr. Lee has made many presentations at national meetings and published several journal articles and book chapters.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award 1996
Research in Radiology Program at the 1995 Roentgen Ray Society Mtg., sponsored by RSNA/AUR/ARRS 1995
Armed Forces Health Profession Scholarship 1987
Merck Academic Scholarship 1986
Summa cum laude, Muhlenberg College 1985
Alphonse C. Lova Award in Chemistry 1984
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society 1984

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Primary


Vascular and Interventional Radiology - American Board of Radiology
Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology


MD | Medicine | Coll Med/Dent NJ-NJ Med School89
BS | Chemistry | Muhlenberg College85
BS | Biology | Muhlenberg College85

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Radiology at University of Rochester Department of Radiation Biology and Biophysics07/01/1997 - 06/30/1998
Residency in Radiology at Univ. of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry07/01/1993 - 06/30/1997
Internship in Internal Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital06/20/1989 - 06/20/1990