Dr. Lee Sanford Hyde M.D.?
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Dr. Lee Sanford Hyde M.D., Family Practitioner

Dr. Lee Sanford Hyde M.D.

Family Practitioner

Cherokee Indian Hospital 1 Hospital Road Cherokee NC, 28719



Dr. Lee Hyde is a family practitioner practicing in Cherokee, NC. Dr. Hyde specializes in comprehensive health care for people of all ages. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses, family practitioners also put focus on preventative care with routine checkups, tests and personalized coaching on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Hyde possesses immense general knowledge on maintaining health and today, family practitioners provide more care for the underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty.

Board Certification

Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineABFM

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 43 years of experience


  • Holston Vly Hosp Med Ctr, Family Medicine; Univ Of Nc Hosps, Flexible Or Transitional Year
  • Internship, Family Medicine: Kaiser Permanente Dept of Family Medicine, Kaiser Los Angeles Medical Center 2007-2008 Psychiatry Residency: USC + LA County Medical Center, 2009-2013 Chief Resident 2011-2012

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Holston Vly Hosp Med Ctr, Family Medicine; Univ Of Nc Hosps, Flexible Or Transitional Year


  • Internventional Psychiatriatry--Gen Pharmacotherapy and for some patients CBT as adjunct if time permits. The clinic will be bringing on additional treatment modalities including TMS as well esketamine and botox for depression once the latter has FDA approval. Dr. Sepah is in the process of completing her training through Allergan to become a botox migraine provider,


  • Forensic Psychiatry Research Fellowship, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons

    Forensic Psychiatry, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons

Professional Affiliations

  • American Medical Assn. American Psychiatric Assn. Physicians for Patients Protection

Articles and Publications

  • Please see my website at: www.toriesepahmd.com


  • Inducted into the Arnold P Gold, Humanism in Medicine Honor Society for being an exemplars of humanistic patient care and who can serve as a role models in medicine. 2006-lifetime membershipPER Resident Research AwardResident Research Award: Keck, Dept of PsychiatrResident Mentor Award, Keck, Dept of PsychiatryGolden Key National Honor SocietyPi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society

Philanthropic Initiatives

  • Founded an organization for physicians as a source of peer to peer support and contact with the goal of reducing isolation that can contribute to physicians' difficulty with maintaining their own wellness. The organization is completely volunteer based. I also volunteer with Physicians for Patient Protection, a grassroots physician group that is active in educating patients on changes in legislature that may affect their care without their knowledge. The promotion of greater transparency in medicine is paramount.

Teaching and speaking

  • Continue to teach at USC Keck SOM, Dept of Psychiatry as Adjunct Asst Clinical Professor. Also give lectures to residents in the PIH Downey Family Medicine Residency. Provide talks and grand rounds at different institutions on the topic of physician burnout.

Hobbies / Sports

  • Running and watching hockey

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. Lee Sanford Hyde M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At Cherokee Indian Hospital 1 Hospital Road

Cherokee Indian Hospital -
Cherokee, NC 28719
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New patients: 828-497-9163
Fax: 828-497-5343

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