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Dr. Tommy Lee, MD

Cardiology* Age 67
Dr. Tommy Lee, MD
4.9 (70 Ratings)

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Dr. Tommy Lee, MD
4.9 (70 Ratings)
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Dr. Tommy Lee, MD

Cardiology* Age 67
Bakersfield, CA
Accepting new patients
41 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Tommy Lee, MD is a Cardiologist in Bakersfield, CA.

About

Dr. Tommy Lee, MD is a Cardiologist in Bakersfield, CA and has 41 years experience. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1983 and completed a residency at Fell-Stanford University.They currently practice at Cardiology - Dignity Health Medical Group - Bakersfield, CA and are affiliated with Bakersfield Heart Hospital, Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, Mercy Hospital Downtown-Bakersfield and Adventist Health Bakersfield. Dr. Lee has experience treating conditions like Hyperlipidemia, Lipid Disorders and Shortness of Breath among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Lee received an average rating of 4.9/5 from patients and has been reviewed 70 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Lee also speaks Cantonese and Chinese. Dr. Lee is board certified in Cardiology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

Offers Telehealth

This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule.

Explains Conditions Well

Patients said this doctor explains conditions well.

Trustworthy

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Friendly Staff

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Easy Scheduling

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Locations

  1. 1 Cardiology - Dignity Health Medical Group - Bakersfield, CA
    3838 San Dimas St Ste B201, Bakersfield, CA 93301
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

Experience and Background Check

Hyperlipidemia
Lipid Disorders
Shortness of Breath
Hyperlipidemia
Lipid Disorders
Shortness of Breath
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Atherosclerosis
Cardiomyopathy
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Hypertension
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cardiomegaly
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congestive Heart Failure
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Orthostatic Hypotension
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Hypertension
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Second Degree Heart Block
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Third Degree Heart Block
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Tilt_Testing
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Adult Failure to Thrive
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Angina
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Ankle Disorders
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atrial Septal Defect
Cachexia
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Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiovascular Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Vessel Malformation
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Endocarditis
Fever
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Heart Block
High Cholesterol
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Pericarditis
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Potassium Deficiency
Prinzmetal Angina
Pulmonary Edema
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Sinus Tachycardia
Unstable Angina
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vascular Disease
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Ventricular Fibrillation
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Atherectomy
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Immunization Administration
Impella Device
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Nuclear Stress Testing
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
Thoracentesis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lee
4.9
Based on 70 Reviews
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4 Stars (1)
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2 Stars (1)
1 Star (1)

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Patient Reviews
May 20, 2024
Dr. Lee is the best!Grateful that he's my heart doc!
— May 20, 2024
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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Tommy Lee, MD is a cardiologist in Bakersfield, CA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1983. He specializes in Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, and more.
Biography
Languages Spoken
Cantonese
Chinese
Languages Spoken
Specialties*
Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology
Internal Medicine
Specialties*
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Education

Medical Education

Medical Education
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    1983
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
Board Certifications
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A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

Internship

Internship
  • Stanford University
    1984
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Fell-Stanford University
    1989
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • St Lukes Hospital|Stanford University
    1990
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Tommy Lee, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Lee's profile.

Dr. Lee frequently treats the following conditions: Hyperlipidemia, Lipid Disorders and Shortness of Breath. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Tommy Lee, MD is affiliated with Bakersfield Heart Hospital, Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, Mercy Hospital Downtown-Bakersfield and Adventist Health Bakersfield.

Yes, Dr. Tommy Lee, MD holds board certification in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.

Dr. Lee has over 41 years of healthcare experience.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Bakersfield Heart Hospital

    3001 Sillect Ave, Bakersfield, CA

  • Bakersfield Memorial Hospital

    420 34th St, Bakersfield, CA

  • Mercy Hospital Downtown-Bakersfield

    2215 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA

  • Adventist Health Bakersfield

    2615 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA

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