Richard Lee

Section Chief

Richard Lee

Section Chief


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Surgery: Cardiothoracic

Other Duties

Ellison Distinguished Chair in Cardiothoracic Surg, Surgery

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  • BA 4300


  • MBA, Business Admin, Mgmt and Opera Washington University School o, 1997

  • MD, Medicine University of Illinois at Chic, 1993

  • BA, Political Science and Governme Northwestern University, 1988


  • PHY GA Composite Medical BRD, 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RSUR 5000



Selected Recent Publications

  • Delayed Presentation of Cardiac Perforation After Modified Ravitch Pectus Excavatum Repair., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Bioprosthetic valve fracture: Technical insights from a multicenter study., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Commentary: Cardiac surgery in underdeveloped countries-The cart before the horse?, 2019
  • Disseminated sporotrichosis following iatrogenic immunosuppression for suspected pyoderma gangrenosum., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Commentary: Looking before leaping., 2019