Dr. Kenneth Lee

Surgery - Plastics
Orlando, FL
20 years experience male

Locations

MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando

Orlando, FL

Address

1400 S. Orange Ave., MP 760, Orlando, FL
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Humana

Tricare

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Kenneth R. Lee, MD, FACS is a Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon with the MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando's Department of Surgery and the Breast Care Center at Orlando Regional Medical Center. He is dual board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Lee received his college and medical school degree as part of the prestigious Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine BS/MD program, graduating cum laude with his bachelor of science degree. He then completed a five year general surgery residency with Orlando Health, where he served as Chief Resident in his final year. While at ORMC, Dr. Lee served as an Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor, educating other physicians about the management of trauma patients; and he worked as an organ procurement surgeon with the transplant team. He was featured in The Learning Channel's "Trauma: Life in the ER" series. Dr. Lee completed a second residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of South Florida/ H. Lee Moffitt Cancer & Research Institute Program. Additionally, he served as Administrative Chief Resident for three years while in Tampa, Florida. Dr. Lee specializes in complex reconstruction of oncological and traumatic defects in adults and pediatric patients. His expertise includes microvascular reconstruction, breast reconstruction with perforator free flaps, head and neck reconstruction, pediatric plastic surgery and aesthetic surgery. He serves as faculty with the position of Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery with the University of Central Florida College of Medicine and Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery with Florida State College of Medicine. He also teaches within the Medical Education Department for the general surgery and orthopedic residencies. He The author of many publications and a book chapter, Dr. Lee presented widely and nationally on breast reconstruction.

Specialties
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Surgery - Plastics, Board Certified

Surgery, Board Certified

Languages spoken

Mandarin

Doctor Q&A

263 Answers
124 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lee
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Usually: Usually 1-2 weeks. Once the incision seals after 48 hours the wound is stable. Optimal strength for the wound takes up to 8 months to achieve- howev ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lee
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Maybe: Unfortunately a hematoma (blood collection) puts you at much higher risk for capsular contraction. This is dependent on how large the hematoma is- th ... Read More
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1 thank
A 65-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lee
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Body contouring : You are asking about body contouring. This is surgical treatment of the excessive skin after massive weight loss. Body lifts , abdominoplasty, and o ... Read More
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1 comment

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HealthTap member
Jan 4, 2013
He explained quite simply the differences between a ct scan and a pet scan and included the ct Pet scan. Thank you for clearing this up for me.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Lee is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lee is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Dear Dr Lee: Thanks for your more detailed explanation re mole. It will be removed next week and sent for biopsy. It is pigmented (dark, brownish), sometimes itchy, and just in an altogether odd locat...Read More
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Thank you but I never had any surgery I have kidney disease. And where im at I can't seem to get any doctor here to give me proper medical
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Thanks for your quick reply! I was thinking maybe I have a pinched nerve and should see a chiropractor.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Graduated 2000MD

Residency

Orlando Regional Medical Center

Residency

Orlando Regional Medical Center

Awards

Exemplary Physician Colleague Award, Orlando Health
2011 Top Plastic Surgeons Award, SLD industries
Silver Star- 100% Patient Satisfaction Award, Orlando Health

Affiliations

MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando
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