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Dr. Edward Lee MD

Colorectal Surgeons (Proctologists) in Albany, NY

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Dr. Edward Lee specializes in colorectal surgery (formerly proctology), general surgery in Albany, New York.

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 Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. Edward Lee identified specializing in Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)
A colon and rectal surgeon is trained to diagnose and treat various diseases of the intestinal tract, colon, rectum, anal canal, and perianal area by medical and surgical means. The specialist also deals with organs and tissues (such as the liver, urinary, and female reproductive system) involved in primary intestinal disease. Colon and rectal surgeons have the expertise to diagnose and often manage anorectal conditions such as hemorrhoids, fissures (painful tears in the anal lining), abscesses and fistulae (infections located around the anus and rectum) in the office setting. They also treat problems of the intestine and colon, and perform endoscopic procedures to evaluate and treat problems such as cancer, polyps (precancerous growths), and inflammatory conditions. No Sub Specialties.
and General SurgeryGeneral Surgery
A surgeon manages a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon established the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of the trauma victim and the critically ill surgical patient. The surgeon uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, including endoscopy, for observing internal structures, and may use specialized instruments during operative procedures. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the salient features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist.
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 Hospital Affiliation

A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.

Dr. Lee is affiliated with 1 hospital:

Albany Medical Center - South Clinical Campus
25 Hackett Blvd
Albany, NY 12208

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  • General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)

    Albany Medical Center, 47 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Albany Medical Center - South Clinical Campus
      Albany, NY
    • Education
      University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
    • Gender
      MALE
  • General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)

    5 Palisades Dr, Suite 200 Albany, NY 12205

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      20 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Cigna
      Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      St. Peter's Hospital
      Albany, NY
    • Education
      National University of Ireland, Galway
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)

    319 S Manning Blvd, Suite 310 Albany, NY 12208

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      30 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      St. Peter's Hospital
      Albany, NY
    • Education
      Union University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)

    319 S Manning Blvd, Suite 310 Albany, NY 12208

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      32 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      St. Peter's Hospital
      Albany, NY
    • Education
      University of Minnesota
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)

    319 S Manning Blvd, Suite 310 Albany, NY 12208

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      14 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      St. Peter's Hospital
      Albany, NY
    • Education
      State University of New York at Buffalo
    • Gender
      FEMALE

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