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Jay M. Lee, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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Conditions Treated Asbestosis Diffuse Pleural Thickening Laryngeal Cancer Lung Cancer Pleural Effusions Pleural Mesothelioma

  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Jay Lee is a great thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Los Angeles, California. He got his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and did two residencies, one at Georgetown University Hospital and one at Duke University Hospital. He continued his medical education at Brigham and Women's Hospital where he completed his fellowship in thoracic surgery. Dr. Lee is certified by the American Board in both surgery and thoracic and cardiac surgery. He is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center at Santa Monica and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

  • Education & Training


    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

    Medical School


    Georgetown University Hospital



    Duke University Hospital



    Brigham and Women\'s Hospital


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (310) 825-9111

    757 Westwood Plaza

    Los Angeles, California 90095

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    UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (424) 259-6000

    1250 16th St

    Santa Monica, California 90404

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Jay M. Lee has contributed to 3 publications.

    Primary salivary duct carcinoma of the lung, mucin-rich variant

    Fishbein, G. A.,Grimes, B. S.,Xian, R. R.,Lee, J. M.,Barjaktarevic, I.,Xu, H.; Hum. Pathol.. 2015 Nov 04.

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    Combination Treatment with Apricoxib and IL-27 Enhances Inhibition of Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in Human Lung Cancer Cells through a STAT1 Dominant Pathway.

    Lee, M. H.,Kachroo, P.,Pagano, P. C.,Yanagawa, J.,Wang, G.,Walser, T. C.,Krysan, K.,Sharma, S.,John, M. S.,Dubinett, S. M.,Lee, J. M.; J Cancer Sci Ther. 2015 Nov 03.

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    TLR3 agonists and proinflammatory antitumor activities.

    Sharma, S.,Zhu, L.,Davoodi, M.,Harris-White, M.,Lee, J. M.,St John, M.,Salgia, R.,Dubinett, S.; Expert Opin. Ther. Targets. 2013 May.

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    American Association for Cancer Research

    American Association for Thoracic Surgery

    American College of Surgeons

    American Medical Association

    Association for Academic Surgery

    California Medical Association

    General Thoracic Surgical Club

    International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer

    International Mesothelioma Interest Group

    International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Society of Thoracic Surgeons

    Society of University Surgeons

    Western Thoracic Surgical Association