Raphael C. Lee, MD, ScD, DSc (Hon)
Paul and Allene Russell Professor of Surgery (Plastic)
Professor of Medicine (Dermatology)
Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy
Raphael Lee, MD, ScD, is a very experienced plastic surgeon with special interest in tissue engineering for repair of the chest and abdomen, nerve injury, varicose vein repair, and the correction of scar and contour deformities. He has pioneered functional reconstructive surgery methods for correction of congenital and acquired gynecologic defects.
Dr. Lee is regularly selected as one of America's Top Plastic Surgeons by several local and national publications. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, the International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering, MacArthur Fellow, and Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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University of Chicago Physicians at Matteson
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Temple University Medical School
The University of Chicago Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
American Association of Plastic Surgeons
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Read More About Dr. Lee
View Dr. Lee’s U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors profile.
Dr. Lee has also been named a Searle Scholar. Read about his research on the Searle Scholars Program Web site.
Dr. Lee was named one of the top surgeons in Chicago by Chicago magazine.
View a partial list of Dr. Lee's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.