As a board-certified physician with over three decades in practice, Yong T. Lee, MD, is a trusted practitioner. Dr. Lee performs and oversees aesthetic treatments at Neura Image, LLC in the Mid-Wilshire area of Los Angeles.
After earning his undergraduate degree from Pacific Union College in Napa Valley, California, Dr. Lee was accepted into medical school. He went on to earn his Doctor of Medicine through the Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Southern California and became a member of the National Honor Society.
Dr. Lee went through a competitive internship at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospitals through Harvard Medical School. To complete his educational requirements, Dr. Lee then finished an in-depth residency program at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, which is a Yale University-affiliated hospital located in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
Because Dr. Lee wanted to further his expertise, he completed a fellowship in gastroenterology through New York Medical College, where he cared for patients at the Metropolitan Hospital, Lincoln Hospital, and Westchester Medical Center. Dr. Lee ultimately went on to become board-certified through the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Ensuring he’s always up-to-date with the latest medical advancements and research is important for Dr. Lee. He maintains several professional memberships and affiliations through the American Medical Association, the American Gastroenterological Association, and the American College of Gastroenterology.
Fluent in both English and Korean, Dr. Lee enjoys caring for patients of diverse cultural backgrounds. When he’s away from the clinic, he’s active in the community and volunteers as much as possible. He currently serves as the executive director of the Telehealth Foundation, a member of the Olympic Lion’s club, and a member of the Los Angeles County Sheriff Scholarship Advisory Council.
Patients of Dr. Lee appreciate his willingness to spend time teaching them about their services and what to expect. He’s highly skilled at putting patients at ease during appointments.