Physical medicine and Rehabilitation
Dr. Eric Lee MD, MA graduated from Yale University and completed his medical school training at Boston University earning both his MD and MA. He then went on to complete his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at New York University Langone Medical Center at the prestigious Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, and his pain medicine fellowship at New York University.
Dr. Lee is Double Board Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. He has experience with patients who have numerous sports injuries, and as a former athlete, he understands the importance of returning his patients to maximum functional capacity. He has been a consultant for the John McEnroe Tennis Academy and treated numerous athletes.
Dr. Lee has presented at many conferences both nationally and internationally, on wide variety of pain medicine topics, and written numerous chapters and publications. He is involved in cutting edge research and new techniques to improve pain treatment and is involved in several clinical trials.
His professional interests include pain diagnosis and treatment, muscle and joint pain, with a special interest in advanced interventional techniques and minimally invasive spinal procedures. He has helped advance the field regenerative therapies such as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), and stem cell treatments, as well as in radiofrequency ablation, and neuromodulation.
Dr. Lee has been voted to America’s Top Doctors – Pain Management. He is California Society of Interventional Pain Physicians annual meeting co-chair. He serves on the Education Committee and faculty for the prestigious North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS). He also is on Education, and Scientific Oversight Committees for the International Neuromodulation Society(INS). He is a founding Director on the American Society of Pain and Neuroscience.
He is on the Board of Directors for the California Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and Annual meeting co-Chair.