Yan Lee, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery; Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology); Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Departments & Organizations

Surgery: Otolaryngology Surgery

Yale Medicine


Dr. Yan Ho Lee joined Yale University School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor in 2017. Dr. Lee completed an otolaryngology residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai where she also completed a Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship. She is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery and is involved with teaching residents and medical students.  She has a strong interest in both aesthetic and reconstructive surgeries including cosmetic and functional rhinoplasty, facial rejuvenation, eyelid surgery, repair of traumatic defects of the face and scalp, removal of skin cancers and MOHS reconstruction, treatment for facial nerve paralysis, and nonsurgical treatment of wrinkles and aging face and neck.  Her research interests include investigating biomarkers that correspond to the aging process, studying the effect of various cartilaginous autografts in functional and cosmetic rhinoplasty, and optimizing facial fracture management. 

Education & Training

MD Penn State University College of Medicine, Medicine (2010)
BS Columbia University, Biomedical Engineering (2005)
Fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery The Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai
Residency in Otolaryngology The Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai
Board Certification AB of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology (2016)

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Yan Lee, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Fl 4th Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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