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Steve C. Lee, M.D., Ph.D
Steve C. Lee, M.D., Ph.D specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Head & Neck Cancers, Minimally Invasive Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery, Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery, Microvascular Reconstruction at Loma Linda University Medical Center.
  • Accepting new patients: Yes

Primary Office Location:
  • Office:
  • 11370 Anderson Street
  • Suite 2100
  • Loma Linda, 92354
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  • Phone:
  • 909-558-2822
  • Office Hours:
  • Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

  • Comments:
  • Dr. Lee finished his MD/PhD at Loma Linda University and then went to University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for residency in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery. Afterward, he completed a two year fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in skull base surgery and head and neck surgical oncology. He also spent time at the University of Pennsylvania to train in robotic surgery of the head and neck. His clinical interests are in minimally invasive skull base surgery of pituitary, anterior cranial fossa and clival lesions, robotic head and neck surgery was well as all aspects of head and neck oncology. His research interests are in clinical outcomes in head and neck surgery and head and neck tumor immunology.

Doctor's Profile

Gender: Male

Medical Specialty:

Ear, Nose, and Throat


Head & Neck Surgery

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Head & Neck Cancers

Minimally Invasive Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery

Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery

Microvascular Reconstruction

Conditions Treated:

Cancer - throat or larynx

Cancer/Tumors of Head & Neck

Facial Fractures

Thyroid cancer

Thyroid nodules/masses

Parathyroid cancer

Parotid Mass

Mouth/Oral Cancers and Lesions


Zenker's Diverticulum

Diverticulum in Throat

Skull base tumors (meningioma, vestibular schwannoma, acoustic neuroma)

Salivary Gland Mass

Palate Cancer


Vocal Cord Lesion/Cancer

Cancer of Larynx and Pharynx

Lymph Node Swelling

Ear Cancer

Sinus Cancer/Tumor

Procedures Performed:

Microvascular Flaps


Minimally Invasive Surgery of Head & Neck

Minimally invasive endoscopic skull base surgery

Robotic surgery of the oropharynx and thyroid/parathyroid

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery




Radical neck dissection




Skin Cancer Excision

Diverticulectomy of Throat


Facial Reconstructive Surgery

Head and face reconstruction

Head & Neck Oncology




Undergrad: Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan

Other: PhD in Biochemistry -- Loma Linda University

Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Residency: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Certificate: American Board of Otolaryngology

Other: American academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Other: American Head & Neck Society

Other: American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interest:

• Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery • Salivary gland neoplasms • Minimally invasive endoscopic skull base surgery • Minimally invasive robotic surgery of the oropharynx and thyroid/parathyroid • Head and neck cancer immunology