Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona
Dr. Lee is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Chief of the Division of Cardiology and Interim Director of the Cardiovascular Service Line at Banner University Medicine in Tucson. He joined the Sarver Heart Center at the Universtiy of Arizona in 2009 and is a board certified interventional cardiologist. Originally from Malaysia, he earned his medical degree from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, graduating in 2000. He completed his internship at St James's Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, then moved to the Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, where he completed his internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship. He went on to an interventional cardiology fellowship at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. Dr. Lee has pursued several areas of research, including work in Optical Coherence Tomography, echocardiography and simulation in cardiovascular training. He writes a regular blog on TCTMD, "Off Script" and is currently the American College of Cardiology Arizona Chapter governor. He is the co-course director of the only state-wide quarterly cardiology fellowship simulation course in the US and has spoken at many national and international meetings. Outside of work, he is an avid amateur photographer and loves to travel.