As a scientist, Dr. Lee is dedicated to pushing back the boundaries of what’s possible in the world of beauty and cosmetics without compromising patient safety. She is the first surgeon in the state of Illinois to use AirXpanders, an innovative technology designed to enable tissue expansion with breast reconstructive procedures. Even more important than being on the cutting edge, Dr. Lee always prioritizes patient safety in both her research and practice. In 2012, Dr. Lee’s case report on breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) was published in the Lancet, one of the world’s oldest, most prestigious, and best-known medical journals! Dr. Lee currently serves on the editorial board for the Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal, a publication of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Her original research resulted in myriad publications in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the flagship journal in the field, as well as multiple textbook chapters focusing on optimizing outcomes in breast surgery, facial rejuvenation, and migraine surgery. Dr. Lee has presented her research in conferences both across the United States and internationally. Dr. Lee is also passionate about education. She currently serves on the Breast and Aesthetics Section of the American Society of Plastic Surgeon’s In-Service Committee. She is an active member of both the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.



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