Richy T. Lee, M.D.

Richy T. Lee, M.D.

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1101 Madison Street, Suite 800

1101 Madison Street, Suite 800, Seattle, WA 98104

Swedish Pediatric Specialty Care - First Hill
1101 Madison Street, Suite 800
Seattle, WA 98104
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish

Speaks: English, Chinese - Mandarin, and Chinese - Cantonese

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About Richy T. Lee

Dr. Lee most recently received the 2022 Pediatric Surgery Top Doc designation. Dr. Richy Lee enjoys working with children and their families. He is a Pediatric General Surgeon with clinical interests including: neonatal surgery, minimally invasive surgery, care of chest wall anomalies (pectus excavatum/carinatum), hernias, and reconstruction of congenital malformation. Dr. Lee believes that childhood memories are not suppose to be filled with illness and time spent in the hospital. Being a father himself, Dr. Lee strives to make sure he puts a smile back on the faces of sick children and their families. Dr. Lee enjoys outdoor activities and traveling with his wife and daughter.

Dr. Lee is part of a terrific group at Swedish Pediatric Specialty Care that collaborates to provide team care for children confronted with complex diagnoses including The Chest Anomalies Team at Swedish (lung, esophagus, diaphragm and other congenital malformations of the chest), The Swedish Center for Intestinal Anomalies (including but not limited to anorectal malformations, Hirschsprung’s disease, intestinal malrotation, intestinal atresia and enteric duplications), and the Swedish Chest Wall Improvement Team (dedicated to helping children with pectus excavatum, pectus carinatum, slipped rib syndrome and other chest wall malformations). Dr. Lee and his partners prioritize access to provide rapid care for children with surgical needs.
Medical School

Medical University of the Americas

Residency

Huron Hospital

Residency

Cleveland Clinic

Fellowship

Alberta Children's Hospital

Professional Associations

American Academy of Pediatrics; King County Medical Society; Canadian Association of Pediatric Surgeons (CAPS); American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA); Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS); Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES); American College of Surgeon (ACS)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Pediatric Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
Swedish Pediatric Specialty Care - First Hill
1101 Madison Street, Suite 800
Seattle, WA 98104
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Swedish Pediatric Specialty Care - Issaquah
751 Northeast Blakely Drive, Suite 5010
Issaquah, WA 98029
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Affiliated Locations

Swedish Issaquah

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Adhesions
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Wall Defect
  • Abrasion
  • Achalasia
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendiceal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Axillary Abscess
  • Axillary Cyst
  • Blood Conservation
  • Buttock Abscess
  • Carbuncle
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Cholecystostomy
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Congenital Anomalies Of The Abdominal Wall
  • Congenital Anomalies Of The Pancreas
  • Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (Cdh)
  • Congenital Esophageal Atresia
  • Congenital Esophageal Fistula
  • Congenital Esophageal Stenosis
  • Congenital Pyloric Stenosis
  • Desmoid Tumors
  • Diaphragmatic Disorders
  • Diastasis
  • Duodenal Fistula
  • Duodenitis
  • Encysted Hydrocele
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Epidermoid Cysts
  • Esophageal Atresia
  • Esophageal Myotomy
  • Esophageal Stenosis
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Excision Mole
  • Excision Of Skin Lesions
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Fasciitis
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Spine Mass
  • Virtual Care