Chin C Lee, MD

Specialties:
Cardiovascular Disease, Electrophysiology       

Dr. Chin Lee is board certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine. He completed his cardiac electrophysiology fellowship at the University of California San Diego under the guidance of Dr. Gregory Feld. He completed his cardiovascular medicine fellowship at the University of Southern California–Los Angeles County Program. He completed his internal medicine residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA.  He obtained his medical degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Dr. Lee specializes in ablation of supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmias. He
also has expertise in cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) management
and performs implants and extractions of pacemakers, defibrillators and cardiac
resynchronization devices.

Dr.
Lee believes in shared decision making when it comes to management of his
patients. He believes that both patients and physicians work together to reach
a desired goal.

Outside of work, Dr. Lee enjoys spending time with
his family, trying new food and cooking meals together.

Education/Training

Medical School – Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Internship – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Residency – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Cardiology Fellowship – University of Southern
California, Los Angeles, CA

Electrophysiology Fellowship University
of California, San Diego, CA

Recognition:

1st Place Winner in the Abstract Poster Competition
(Clinical Vignettes Category) at the American College of Physicians (ACP)
Southern California Region I, II and III Scientific Meeting 10/2014. Lee CC,
Zarrini P, Elboudwarej O, Siegel RJ. Rare Valvular Aneurysms Secondary to
Infective Endocarditis. Invited to present at the national ACP meeting at Boston,
MA on 05/01/2015

Oral Abstract Presentation at the Boston 2018 Heart
Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions Lee CC, Do K, Patel S, Kim YM, Carlson SK,
Huntsinger ME, Konecny T, Chang PM, Doshi RN. Coronary Sinus Pacing after
Surgical Tricuspid Valve. HRS Boston 05/11/2018.

Abstract Presentation at Asian Pacific Heart Rhythm
Society in Taiwan Lee CC, Patel S, Kita K,Do K, Kim YM, Carlson SK, Huntsinger
ME, Schwartz J, Chang PM, Konecny T, Doshi RN. Cardiac Resynchronization
Therapy Entirely Through Coronary Sinus. APHRS Taiwan 10/18/2018.

Abstract Case Presentation at Asian Pacific Heart
Rhythm Society in Taiwan Do K, Kiankhooy A, Lee CC, Chang PM, Doshi RN.
Sub-Sternal ICD Lead Placement: A Case Report of Revision of a Subcutaneous ICD
Lead to the Sub-Sternal Position. APHRS Taiwan 10/18/2018.

Abstract Presentation at American College of
Cardiology in New Orleans, Louisiana Lee CC, Patel S, Kita K,Do K, Kim YM,
Carlson SK, Huntsinger ME, Schwartz J, Chang PM, Konecny T, Doshi RN. Update on
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Entirely Through Coronary Sinus. ACC New
Orlean, LA 03/17/2019.

Publications:

Chang KW, Chou A, Lee
CC
, Yeh C, Lai MW, Yeh TS, Chen TC, Liang KH, Yeh CT. Overexpression of
κActin Alters Growth Properties of Hepatoma Cells and Predicts Poor
Postoperative Prognosis. Anticancer Research, 2011 Jun;31(6):2037-44.

Lee CC, Czer LSC, Luthringer DJ. Dobutamine-Induced Fever and Isolated Eosinophilic Myocarditis in a 66-Year-Old Male Awaiting Heart Transplantation: A Case Report. Transplantation Proceedings, 2014 Sept;46(7):2464-6.

Abramowitz Y, Chakravarty T, Jilaihawi H, Kashif M, Zadikany R, Lee CC, Matar G, Cheng W, Makkar RR. Comparison of Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patients ≥90 Years versus <90 Years. The American Journal of Cardiology. 2015 Oct 1;116(7):1110-5.

  Abramowitz Y, Chakravarty T, Jilaihawi H, Lee CC, Cox J, Sharma RP, Mangat G, Cheng W, Makkar RR. Impact of Preprocedural B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Levels on the Outcomes