Dr. Thomas Lee practices Neurological Surgery in Tarrytown, NY. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Lee prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.
Education and Training
Univ of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch of Med, Los Angeles Ca 1993
Neurological SurgeryAmerican Board of Neurological SurgeryABNS
- Citation of Honor, Westchester County Medical Society 2000
- Winner, Resident Neurotrauma Award, Congress of Neurological Surgeons 1998
- Second-Place Winner, Resident's Clinical Research Award, Southern Neu 1996
- Dean's Scholar, 1993
- Luis Eldridge Memorial Scholarship 1990
- Phi Beta Kappa 1988
- Member GENERAL SCIENTIFIC COMM/CONGRESS OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGEONS
- Member EDUCATION COMM/CONGRESS OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGEONS
- Member NORTH AMERICAN SPINE SOCIETY
- Member CONGRESS OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGEONS
- Member AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGEONS
- Assistant FAC APPT: ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR: WESTCHESTER MED CT
- Member Westchester County Medical Society
- Member Medical Society of the State of New York
- Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Hlth, Neurological Surgery; Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Hlth, General Surgery
- Jackson Memorial Medical Center
- Jackson Memorial Medical Center 1994
- Jackson Memorial Medical Center 1993
Dr. Thomas T Lee MD's Practice location
Tarrytown, NY 10591Get Direction
Dr. Thomas T Lee MD's reviewsWrite Review
Patient Experience with Dr. Lee
- Lobotomies in Other Countries
What is a lobotomy and why was it used?A lobotomy is a neurosurgical procedure used for the treatment of various psychological conditions, such as severe depression, mania, schizophrenia, etc. It was even used for the treatment of homosexuality.The idea of brain surgery started around 1890, when a...
- Different Types of Aneurysms
What is an aneurysm?An aneurysm is the abnormal ballooning, widening, or bulging of a part of the artery usually caused by arterial wall weakness. When an aneurysm enlarges and ruptures, disastrous consequences, such as internal bleeding, usually happen.Aneurysms are usually found in the aorta (the...
- What Are the Treatments for Stroke?
Emergency treatment for stroke is dependent on the type of stroke you're suffering from. Whether it is an ischemic stroke that blocks an artery, or a hemorrhagic stroke that is caused by bleeding of blood vessels around the brain, acting fast is important since every minute counts.Ischemic Stroke:...
- What to Expect in Laminectomy and Spinal Fusion
Decompressive laminectomy is done to release pressure exerted on the roots of the nerves found on the lower back. The condition is mostly brought by old age. There are, however, other reasons your surgeon may suggest surgery. These include herniated discs, traumas, and tumors. In case you are going...
- What Is a Cervical Laminectomy?
A cervical laminectomy is performed to relieve the compression of the spinal cord and nerves around your neck. This is achieved by making the spinal canal wider, creating more space for your nerves. A part of the protruding bone or the lamina is either removed or trimmed during this procedure. The...
- The History of Lobotomy
Lobotomy is now considered an inhumane and obsolete procedure that no one would ever want to be subjected to. However, at the time of its advent, it was not the primitive and brutal surgery we view it as today. In a time where medications to treat psychological and emotional conditions were...