Jae Y. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
An active member of the American Brachytherapy Society, American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Radiation Oncology, Dr. Lee brings advanced oncology care to patients at Regional Cancer Care Associates. He is an expert in treating all body sites with the latest advances in medicine, including:
- Image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
- Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
- Volumetric arc therapy (VMAT)
- Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
- Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT)
- Proton beam radiation with advanced pencil beam scanning (PBS) techniques
Dr. Lee’s extensive education began at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry with the highest distinction of honors. He then participated in the Medical Scientist Training Program at the University of Michigan School of Medicine in Ann Arbor, where he completed his medical and doctorate degrees and a thesis on cancer stem cell biology.
He stayed at the University of Michigan for his residency in radiation oncology, earning the title of Chief Resident. Dr. Lee also served as co-investigator for clinical trials and studies, which were centered on the use of advanced imaging to improve tumor control and treat related side effects.
Dr. Lee’s impressive resume has earned him several international travel awards, which have allowed him to present his research at International Society for Stem Cell Research conferences. On a national level, he has also presented his findings on prostate, head and neck malignancies at scientific meetings and contributed numerous peer-reviewed articles to top medical journals.