Christine E. Lee, M.D., is a board-certified, comprehensive ophthalmologist, cataract surgeon, laser vision correction surgeon. She specializes in areas such as cataract operations, LASIK procedures, laser eye surgery, custom LASIK and refractive surgery. She has practiced ophthalmology in the Durham, NC-Chapel Hill, NC area since 1994.
Dr. Lee received both, her undergraduate degree with honors and her medical degree from the University of Michigan. She completed her internship at the Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago and her residency at the University of Virginia, Department of Ophthalmology. Dr. Lee is also a National Institutes of Health and Howard Hughes Medical Institute research scholar.
Dr. Lee was featured in U.S. News and World Report’s
July 23, 2007 issue regarding cataract and LASIK surgeries. Dr. Lee has been named a Top Ophthalmologist for many years by the Consumers’ Research Council of America. She is also a recipient of the “Laser Vision Gold Surgeon” award, which recognizes leading refractive surgeons for providing exceptional patient care and achieving LASIK excellence.