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Hyun-Sung Lee

Hyun-Sung Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX  77030
United States
1-713-798-8070
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Role: 
Surgeon

Subspecialty(ies)

General Thoracic Surgery

Practice area(s)

Intensive Care - Systemic Diseases
VATS
Robotic Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic
Surgery
Lung
Chest Wall - Reconstruction
Chest Wall - Tumors
Cancer
Lobectomy
Esophagus - Cancer
Esophageal Cancer - Genetics
Esophageal Cancer - Molecular Markers
Esophageal Cancer - Multimodality Therapy
Esophageal Cancer - Staging
Esophageal Cancer - Surgery

Background

Yonsei University College of Medicine(1990-1996)
Severance Hospital Internship(1996-1997)
Severance Hospital Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Residency(1997-2001)
National Cancer Center (2002-2013)
European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery(2011-present)

Interests

non-coding RNAs
Minimal invasive esophaectomy
VATS for lung cancer
ARDS
Esophageal cancer
Lung cancer
Robotic lobectomy

Research

Small non-coding RNAs in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

microRNA sequence polymorphisms on the recurrence of patients with completely resected non-small cell lung cancer

Education

1990-1992          Yonsei University; Seoul, Korea; Premedical Degree

1992-1996          Yonsei University College of Medicine; Seoul, Korea; M.D.

1998-2003          Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; M.S.

                        “Redistribution of digital perfusion after radial artery harvesting in coronary artery bypass grafting”

2004-2006          Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; Ph.D

               “Expression of inflammatory mediators in acute respiratory distress syndrome and its effect to the early treatment with methylprednisolone”