Dr. Lee believes in working together as partners with her patients. Her job is to educate patients about their sports injuries and to help guide them through their rehabilitation process, whether it be for operative or non-operative management.
Dr. Lee's clinical interests relate to the diagnosis and management of patients who have sustained sports-related orthopaedic injuries, with emphasis on knee and shoulder problems.
Her surgical specialties include ligament reconstruction, cartilage preservation (such as osteochondral allograft and autologous chondrocyte implantation), meniscal transplantation, and multiligamentous knee reconstruction.
Dr. Lee also specializes in arthroscopic shoulder procedures such as instability and rotator cuff repairs, as well as open-shoulder reconstruction procedures.
Her research interests include the study of cartilage regeneration and ligament biology, and how they translate to clinical outcomes.
Dr. Lee currently serves as an official team physician for the Sacramento Republic FC professional men's soccer team.