Jason T. LeeMD
Dr. Jason T. Lee, MD, is a board-certified vascular surgeon. He received his undergraduate degree from the California Institute of Technology in 1994, medical degree from University of California, San Diego, and completed his surgical residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA. He also served as an endovascular research fellow at St. John’s Cardiovascular Research Center, Torrance, CA. He then completed a fellowship in vascular and endovascular surgery at Stanford, and has been on the faculty at Stanford since 2006.
Dr Lee’s clinical interests include endovascular treatment of complex aortic aneurysms, carotid angioplasty/stenting, endovascular lower extremity procedures, thoracic outlet syndrome, vascular disorders in high-performance athletes, and surgical education and simulation.
Dr Lee has participated in more than 15 clinical trials nationally and internationally, serving as local principal investigator for several trials examining new therapeutic strategies for managing cerebrovascular disease, claudication and limb salvage, renovascular hypertension, and aortic aneurysm disease. He is currently the national principal investigator for the latest branched endograft for complex aneurysms from Medtronic. Dr Lee has collaborated extensively with industry partners over the past decade, helping to bring devices and innovation to market. He also has won multiple teaching awards at Stanford, mentoring awards for the Stanford BioDesign program, and participates actively on advisory boards for medical device manufacturers.
Dr Lee has authored more than 50 articles in peer-reviewed medical journals and many textbook chapters. He has presented his work at regional, national, and international medical meetings. He is currently president of the Northern California Vascular Surgery Society, program chair for the Western Vascular Society, and holds numerous leadership roles in national societies including the Society for Vascular Surgery, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society, and Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery.