Nam Lee, MD

PGY3 - T32 Trainee

H​obbies: Classical pianist with preference for classical, romantic, and modernist era composers; I annually performed for and was critiqued by a panel of juries at Eastman School of Music. Beginner runner. I enjoy practicing Vinyasa style yoga and traveling.​

Patel NK, Shah SJ, Lee NK, Gao Q, Carullo VP, Yang CJ. Intraoperative intravenous ibuprofen use is not associated with increased post-tonsillectomy bleeding. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2020; 133: 109965. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2020.109965

Dominguez JF, Kalakoti P, Chen X, Yao K, Lee NK, Shah S, Schmidt M, Cole C, Gandhi C, Al-Mufti F, Bowers CA. Medicaid payer status and other factors associated with hospital length of stay in patients undergoing primary lumbar spine surgery. Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2020; 188: 105570. doi:10.1016/j.clineuro.2019.105570

Kim MG, Gandhi C, Azizkhanian I, Epstein B, Mittal A, Lee N, Santarelli J, Schmidt M, Al- Mufti M, Bowers CA. Frailty and spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage: Does the modified frailty index predict mortality? Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2020; 194: 105816. doi:10.1016/j.clineuro.2020.105816

Kim JS, Phan K, Cheung ZB, Lee N, Vargas L, Arvind V, Merrill RK, Gidumal S, Capua JD, Overley S, Dowdell J, Cho SK. Surgical, Radiographic, and Patient-Related Risk Factors for Proximal Junctional Kyphosis: A Meta-Analysis. Global Spine Journal. 2018; 9(1): 32-40. doi:10.1177/2192568218761362

Dominguez J., Kalakoti P., Chen X., Yao K., Lee N.K., Schmidt M., Cole C., Gandhi C., & Bowers C. Factors Associated with Hospital Length of Stay in Patients Undergoing Primary Lumbar Spine Surgery. Spine. 2018, Sep

​Dominguez J., Kalakati P., Yao K., Lee N., Bowers C., Schmidt M. (2018). Independent Risk Factor Associated with Longer Hospital Stays in Patients Undergoing Primary Lumbar Spine Surgery. Poster presented at: New York Medical College Medical Student Research Forum; Valhalla, NY.

Lee N.K., McDonough A.P., Wallack M.K., & Mariadason J.G. (2017). A Rare Variant of Lynch Syndrome in a Septuagenarian. Poster presented at: Louis R.M. DelGuercio Professorship & Research Day; Valhalla, NY.​

Dominguez J., Kalakati P., Yao K., Lee N., Bowers C., Schmidt M. (2018). Independent Risk Factor Associated with Longer Hospital Stays in Patients Undergoing Primary Lumbar Spine Surgery. Oral Presentation presented at: Annual Richard Lende Winter Neurosurgery Conference; Salt Lake City, UT.

Kim M., Lee N., Santarelli J., Gandhi C., & Bowers C. (2018). Modified Frailty Index as a Predictor of Mortality in Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Oral Presentation presented at: Annual Richard Lende Winter Neurosurgery Conference; Salt Lake City, UT.

Gold Humanism Honor Society (Member of GHHS)

American Medical Association

American Medical Student Association

American Medical Women's Association

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Association of Women Surgeons

​New York Medical College Certificate of Exemplary Professionalism (2018)

​Clerkship honors in Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Family Medicine, and Psychiatry

​Clerkship high pass in General Surgery