Dr. Lee in the newspaper media

Renown as one of Montreal’s top plastic surgeons, Dr. Chen Lee initially built his reputation in the fields of reconstructive and microvascular replantation surgery.  For over two decades, Dr. Chen Lee’s practice encompassed a variety of complex and critical surgical procedures.   Most notable in the media were cases of devastating traumatic hand amputations that were surgically replanted to restore full extremity function. (See the two articles below)

le devoir newspaper in Montreal

 Le DevoirUn fier coup de main de la médecine

San Francisco Chronicle Newspaper

San Francisco ChronicleSevered hand reattached

Besides his impressive résumé, Dr. Chen Lee takes pride in past community contributions. During his stay in San Francisco, he volunteered medical expertise in laser surgery to facilitate social reintegration of former gang members. Dr. Chen Lee used cutting edge lasers to burn away body tattoos. Removal of visible stigmata disengages the affected individual from their past gang affiliation and liberates them to pursue better life choices. This was a crucial component of social reintegration and facilitated employment of ex-gang members.  (Article Below)

San Francisco Chronicle Newspaper

San Francisco ChronicleBurning away the mark of death
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