Carolyn Lee, MD PhD

Carolyn Lee, MD PhD

Dermatologist, General dermatologist, Dermatologic oncologist, Cutaneous oncology specialist

Bio:   A native of Queens, New York, Dr. Carolyn Lee joined the Stanford Dermatology faculty in September of 2015 as a specialist in the management of patients at a high risk for developing skin cancer. This year, she has been a featured presenter at both the Society for Investigative Dermatology Annual Meeting and the Gordon Research Conference on Epithelial Differentiation and Keratinization. Dr. Lee graduated with honors from Yale University in 1998 with a BS in Biology and received her MD and PhD from Georgetown University with a specialty in tumor biology in 2006. She completed her Dermatology residency at Stanford in 2010 and a Postdoctoral Fellowship in epithelial biology in the lab of Dr. Paul Khavari in June of 2015. Dr. Lee possesses a strong interest in understanding the mechanisms of high-risk non-melanoma skin cancer and is currently a member of Stanford’s High-Risk Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Working Group.
4.9 out of 5
11 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

General Dermatology Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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General Dermatology Clinic in Redwood City

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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Skin Cancer Program in Palo Alto

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 3rd Floor
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Professional Education

  • Residency: Stanford University Hospital and Clinics - Dermatology Department (2010) CA
  • Internship: St Joseph's Mercy Hospital (2007) MI
  • Board Certification: Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology (2010)
  • Medical Education: Georgetown University School of Medicine (2006) DC
  • Bachelor of Science, Yale University, Biology, CT (1998)

Honors & Awards

  • Academic Research Award, Women’s Dermatologic Society (2009)
  • F32 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health (2010-2013)
  • K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award, National Institutes of Health (2013-2018)

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Includes you in decisions

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Clear Communication

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Confidence in your doctor

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SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Excellent staff.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Bright, outstanding physician.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

Best ever care & concern & professional attention I've experienced in the area of care I was treated for!!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Fantastic dr. - warm, caring & compassionate/very through & pro active, full of knowledge - Feel so blessed to be her patient 11 on scale zero - 10.

4.9 out of 5
11 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Excellent staff.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Bright, outstanding physician.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

Best ever care & concern & professional attention I've experienced in the area of care I was treated for!!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Fantastic dr. - warm, caring & compassionate/very through & pro active, full of knowledge - Feel so blessed to be her patient 11 on scale zero - 10.