Dr. Lee was raised in Cupertino, California. Dr. Lee studied genetics and performed research in biochemistry at UC Davis. Dr. Lee spent the next decade training in the east coast, most notably at the University of Pennsylvania. She has since returned to the west coast at Stanford in the Division of Comprehensive Otolaryngology.

Dr. Lee’s clinical interests includes sinusitis, Eustachian tube dysfunction, head and neck tumors and chronic ear disorders amongst others. Her research focus is in improving and developing education for the next generation of otolaryngologists.