Donna J. Lee, MD

Donna J. Lee, MD

Ophthalmologist

Bio:   Dr. Donna Lee practices general ophthalmology and specializes in cataract surgery at the Menlo Medical Clinic. She received her undergraduate degree at Stanford University. She graduated from Case Western School of Medicine and completed her residency at California Pacific Medical Center. Dr. Lee is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She joined the Menlo Medical Clinic in 1997.

Dr. Lee enjoys gardening, hiking, and playing the piano. She is a San Francisco Giants fan.
4.9 out of 5
333 Patient Ratings
54 Patient Comments

Menlo Medical Clinic in Menlo Park - 1300 Crane

Professional Education

  • Residency: California Pacific Medical Center Dept of Ophthalmology (1992) CA
  • Internship: California Pacific Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency (1989) CA
  • Medical Education: Case Western Reserve School of Medicine (1988) OH
  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (1994)
  • A.B., Stanford University (1983)
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.8

Recommended to others

4.7

Wait times

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Lee is an outstanding doctor.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Lee is competent and effective; she was excellent for both cataract surgeries!

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Lee is great.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr Lee was helpful, instructive, and professional. she helped me with a vision problem that I did not know could be helped

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

DR. LEE IS AN EXCEPTIONAL AND EXTRAORDINARY DOCTOR...SHE IS WARM, FRIENDLY, PROFESSIONAL, APPROACHABLE AND REALLY CARING...EXPLAINS EVERYTHING...AND IS HAPPY TO ENTERTAIN ALL QUESTIONS...SHE SPENDS TIME WITH DETAILED ANSWERS. I AM 76 YEARS OLD...MANY DOCTORS IN MY LIFE...DR. LEE IS THE BEST THERE IS!!!

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is wonderful

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

excellent experience with Dr. Donna Lee; competent with outstanding clinical skills and excellent patient care

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is competent and very effective.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Lee has been my ophthalmologist for many years and she is outstanding, in my opinion. Wish I could say that for all Menlo docs.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Donna Lee very calming and comforting

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is simply the best.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr Lee is the best!!

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4.9 out of 5
333 Patient Ratings
54 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Lee is an outstanding doctor.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Lee is competent and effective; she was excellent for both cataract surgeries!

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Lee is great.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr Lee was helpful, instructive, and professional. she helped me with a vision problem that I did not know could be helped

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

DR. LEE IS AN EXCEPTIONAL AND EXTRAORDINARY DOCTOR...SHE IS WARM, FRIENDLY, PROFESSIONAL, APPROACHABLE AND REALLY CARING...EXPLAINS EVERYTHING...AND IS HAPPY TO ENTERTAIN ALL QUESTIONS...SHE SPENDS TIME WITH DETAILED ANSWERS. I AM 76 YEARS OLD...MANY DOCTORS IN MY LIFE...DR. LEE IS THE BEST THERE IS!!!

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is wonderful

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

excellent experience with Dr. Donna Lee; competent with outstanding clinical skills and excellent patient care

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is competent and very effective.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Lee has been my ophthalmologist for many years and she is outstanding, in my opinion. Wish I could say that for all Menlo docs.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Donna Lee very calming and comforting

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is simply the best.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr Lee is the best!!

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr Lee is very busy with patients but does a great job in health education and clinical practice.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

really appreciated personal call from Dr. Lee abd being fit in on an urgent basis.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

patient at Menlo Clinic for 40 yrs- always feel that the care is above average. I am RN trained at Stanford for ICU. I have respect for standards of Stanford medicine

SHC Patient, May 2019

she is excellent .

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Lee is very caring & explains things to you.

SHC Patient, May 2019

I have seen Dr. Lee for many years and think she is the best!

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Lee is caring, Knowledgeable, friendly, and compassionate.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Lee is wonderful --knowledgeable, professional, caring, and thorough. I trust her.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Have been seeing Dr. Lee for many years. She is a great example of a terrific doctor. Would recommend her highly to anyone.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr Lee is a wonderful caring intelligent doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Dr. Lee is outstanding. She is so knowledgeable. I am fortunate to receive care from her.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Lee is caring, supportive, and extremely knowledgeable. I am very pleased to receive care from her,

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

I've been going to Dr. Lee for years - she's fantastic.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

i would recommend Dr Lee one hundred percent. Not technician. I do not trust her any longer.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

I am fortunate to receive care from Dr. Lee. She is skilled, friendly, caring, and compassionate. She is so so knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Lee is terrific!

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Lee is always attentive, patient & friendly.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Thorough, knowledgeable, good "bedside" manner.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Lee is truly outstanding! I am fortunate to receive my care from her. She is a huge asset to Menlo Medical Clinic!

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Lee is outstanding!! I feel fortunate to have her as my physician. She is always there for me and helpful in every way possible.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

I feel very lucky to be a patient of Dr. Lee's. Her attention to and knowledge about my particular eye disease, as well as her incredibly friendly and professional manner, means I feel confident that I'm receiving the absolute best care. It also means I feel comfortable enough to ask her questions about anything related to my eye (or overall) health.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

I am taking no medications from Dr. Lee. Dr. Lee is always very thorough and concerned and is patient with all my questions.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is an extremely skilled surgeon - am more than 100% satisfied with her care - and that of her staff.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr. Lee is so knowledgeable, understanding, supportive, and caring. I feel fortunate to receive care from her.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr. Donna Lee is a great doctor!

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

both providers were wonderful. when the eye exam was being done, she reassured me and was kind even though I was very nervous and uncomfortable. she was patient with me. the other provider answered my questions and was very informative and kind. she even explained where I could get my frames for a reasonable or no cost.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Right now I have several care providers that I like & have been seeing for a number of years. Dr. Lee is the best.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Dr. Lee is an outstanding physician, would never be seen by anyone else.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Dr Lee is the consummate professional who takes time and interest in me. she is always happy to answer any question and thoroughly explains her answers.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Feel extremely fortunate to have the care of Dr. Donna Lee - she's the best.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Dr. Lee is terrific!

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Lee is superb. Her care is top notch!

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Lee is an outstanding care Provider. She is so knowledgeable, supportive, and caring. I am fortunate to receive care from her.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Lee and her staff are terrific. I appreciate their expertise and advice -- very grateful!

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr Donna Lee is a wonderful doctor. She's personable, informative, and always happy to answer my questions. I have recommended her services to a number of friends.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

professional but rushed and abrupt and lacking empathy.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr. Lee offers excellent care. She is knowledgeable, very informative, and very patient. She truly cares and is very supportive. I truly feel fortunate to have her as my physician.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

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SHC Patient, Oct 2018

VERY good doctor

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Excellent doctor! Concerned about the patient, friendly and inspired trust. She took time to explain everything and is clearly tops in her field.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr. Lee has been helpful, caring, knowledgeable , and supportive. She has always been there for me. I am fortunate to receive her medical attention.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr. Donna Lee was terrific -- knowledgeable, clear in her explanations, and kind.