Welcoming New Faculty – Stella E. Lee, MD

Please join us in welcoming Stella E. Lee, MD, as a new faculty member in the Department of Surgery.

Stella E. Lee, MD
Associate Surgeon, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Section Chief, Rhinology, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Dr. Lee received a Bachelor of Science in neuroscience and English from Duke University and her medical degree from Chicago Medical School. She completed her residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Yale University, followed by a fellowship in rhinology and skull base surgery at Johns Hopkins University.

Before coming to the Brigham, Dr. Lee served as the division chief for Sinonasal Disorders and Allergy in the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center for ten years. At the Brigham, Dr. Lee will also serve as the section chief of Rhinology in the Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

Dr. Lee is experienced in the comprehensive management of patients with complex rhinologic, allergic and skull base disorders. Her research interests include characterization of the inflammatory endotypes of chronic rhinosinusitis, the impact of environmental pollution on airway inflammation and advancing the care of patients with cystic fibrosis and hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. She is a leader in the development of novel therapeutics and creation of new paradigms of how we conceptualize and treat sinus and skull base disorders.