Cortney Lee, MD, FACS

Clinical interests

  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Graves' Disease
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
  • Thyroid Cancer

Cortney Lee, MD, FACS


My name is Cortney Lee; I joined the UK HealthCare surgical faculty with advanced training in endocrine surgery and special expertise in thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery.

I attended medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in Lubbock and El Paso, Texas. I completed a surgical residency at the UK College of Medicine. I also completed an endocrine surgery fellowship at Scott & White Clinic in Temple, Texas, in affiliation with Texas A&M University Health Science Center School of Medicine.

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Surgery


Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Lubbock

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Endocrine Surgery, Scott & White Clinic/ Texas A&M University College of Medicine, Temple, Texas

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Surgery

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