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Kwok Yun Lee

Dermatologist

Dr. Kwok Lee practices Dermatopathology in Stavanger, Norway. Dermatopathology is a medical specialty that focuses on dermatology and pathology, and involves the diagnosis of various diseases of the skin, hair, and nails by looking at cutaneous diseases at a microscopic and molecular level. By revealing the histology of diseases and results from a specific diagnostic interpretation, Dr. Lee is able to analyze the potential causes of skin diseases at a basic level.
Kwok Yun Lee
  • Stavanger, Norway
  • University of Warsaw
  • Accepting new patients

What is the best cure for severe acne?

Yes, go to a dermatologist for proper treatment. Many just go for steroids or iso-retinoids, but this is only symptomatic relief and dangerous to use in the long-term. Acne is READ MORE
Yes, go to a dermatologist for proper treatment. Many just go for steroids or iso-retinoids, but this is only symptomatic relief and dangerous to use in the long-term. Acne is caused by only one bacteria. It can be eliminated by a good dermatologist.

What is the best brand of sun screen?

There is no best brand of sunscreen or moisturizer for the billions in this world. Each person is unique with their own preferences and skin type or genetic predisposition to allergies READ MORE
There is no best brand of sunscreen or moisturizer for the billions in this world. Each person is unique with their own preferences and skin type or genetic predisposition to allergies etc. Money is well spent consulting a dermatologist for advice rather than hunting around the millions of different types of cosmetics. Some of them can cause serious damage to your skin.

What can I do to cure a rash?

You need to see a doctor

How are ringworm infections treated in babies?

Ring worms are not worms. They are fungus. You should consult a qualified dermatologist for treatment and prevention.

Is there a way to get rid of birth marks?

Some types of birth marks disappear when children grow up. Others are deep and difficult to get rid of. Best way is to consult a dermatologist for assessment.

Mintezol for pinworms?

Please trust your doctor. Talk to him/her. High possibility of re-infection.

I have dark lines under my breasts. What could this be?

If you are concerned, you should consult with a dermatologist. Lumps are not the only sign of cancer.

What can I do to get rid of my 10 year old stretch marks?

Have another baby or tummy tuck. Most important is to accept THE mother nature.

What is the side effect of creams containing kojic acid?

Every med and cream has side effects. Your doc's job is to assess that before prescribing. Even simple aspirin has lots of side effects. Trust your doc and use as directed. If READ MORE
Every med and cream has side effects. Your doc's job is to assess that before prescribing. Even simple aspirin has lots of side effects. Trust your doc and use as directed. If you read side effects on any med yourself, then you will be afraid to use ANY prescription. Acupuncture has ZERO side effects, but if you don't believe your doc, then you should not use it.

What is the best way to treat acne marks?

It is best to get an assessment by a dermatologist and be treated early. Avoid steroids and isoretinoids, which are very good at reducing inflammation, but not fixing the cause READ MORE
It is best to get an assessment by a dermatologist and be treated early. Avoid steroids and isoretinoids, which are very good at reducing inflammation, but not fixing the cause of the problem.

13 yr old with hives, should we go to the doctor?

Self diagnosed hives? No problem? Antihistamines will always reduce symptoms of itch or rash. PROPER Diagnosis will then be alot more difficult. Use of steroids, antihistamines READ MORE
Self diagnosed hives? No problem? Antihistamines will always reduce symptoms of itch or rash. PROPER Diagnosis will then be alot more difficult. Use of steroids, antihistamines etc to reduce the symptoms before going to the doctor will surely guarantee a wrong diagnosis.

I have red pimples on my face due to makeup accumulation. Please help.

You should consult a specialist dermatologist.

Can fairness creams cause cancer?

What type of fairness cream causes cancer? Drinking water is good, but too much can kill, too. Best thing to do is to consult your dermatologist. Balance use of medicine, cream READ MORE
What type of fairness cream causes cancer? Drinking water is good, but too much can kill, too. Best thing to do is to consult your dermatologist. Balance use of medicine, cream and drinking water will not kill anyone unless that thing or medicine comes from improper sources. Excessive use of anything will surely be detrimental to health.

Is there a non-cosmetic lotion to even out skin tone?

Society wants quick fixes. Skin tones are the result of the strength of underlying musculatures. Perhaps someone should try to answer a person who wants to know what cream or tablets READ MORE
Society wants quick fixes. Skin tones are the result of the strength of underlying musculatures. Perhaps someone should try to answer a person who wants to know what cream or tablets to use to become a black belt in karate. Some quick fixes and makeups can make you look like a "black belt," but you will soon discover that real hard work is necessary to qualify for that belt.

Is it common to have burning sensation after acne peeling treatment?

Peeling is burning of your surface skin with acid. It is very difficult to control the depth of burning accurately with acid. Burning too deeply will cause burns and scars, too. READ MORE
Peeling is burning of your surface skin with acid. It is very difficult to control the depth of burning accurately with acid. Burning too deeply will cause burns and scars, too. Best to consult a dermatologist FIRST and only go to physicians qualified ie experienced in this procedure. Many non-medical beauticians use this procedure to treat and it can result in severe burns, scarring, blindness, etc. There are safer procedures available. Talk to a derm familiar with your skin type.

I have oily skin. Should I get a face gel?

Many self diagnosed oily skin, dry skin etc causing could be misleading their wallets towards poverty. Acne is easy to treat but many self treatments cause uncontrolled acne and READ MORE
Many self diagnosed oily skin, dry skin etc causing could be misleading their wallets towards poverty. Acne is easy to treat but many self treatments cause uncontrolled acne and severe scarring. Scarring is difficult and expensive to treat. Spend on proper going to a dermatologist instead of local stores to fix your problem. Self diagnosis can drain your purse insidiously.

What could be the cause of my back itching?

Most likely infection by asian bugs. Go consult a derm from Asia.

Is there a way to prevent cold sores from children?

Cold sores is an infection. Someone with that virus had kissed your baby on her lips before. Don't ignore. Go to a pediatrician or derm for help.

How should you treat psoriasis?

Trust your doc and use his med. He can also consult a derm qualified in acupuncture ie he/she must have at least 4 years of full time acup training and internship. Be careful of READ MORE
Trust your doc and use his med. He can also consult a derm qualified in acupuncture ie he/she must have at least 4 years of full time acup training and internship. Be careful of those claiming to be acup but have done only one subject course training at college or only 3 weeks course. Acup treatment can works wonders ONLY if you complete full course of treatments recommended udu 10 to 15 sessions.

Is Cetaphil helpful in soothing irritated skin due to eczema?

Many GPs try to treat without referring to a derm. Go to your local specialist. Specialists have undertaken in-depth training and, hence, are more able to help.