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Dr. Gene Lee, MD

Ophthalmology*
5.0 (10)
Map Pin Small Chattanooga, TN
Accepting new patients
15 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Gene Lee, MD

Dr. Gene Lee, MD is an Ophthalmologist in Chattanooga, TN. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Emory University and is affiliated with CHI Memorial Hospital Chattanooga and Erlanger Baroness Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Lee an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Lee works at Practice in Chattanooga, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Tear Duct Disorders, Dry Eyes and Lacrimal Gland Disorder along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Lee's Office Locations

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    Renaissance Surgery Center of Chattanooga LLC
    1801 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (423) 855-6800

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • CHI Memorial Hospital Chattanooga
  • Erlanger Baroness Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Tear Duct Disorders
Dry Eyes
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Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Eyelid Disorders
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
Cataract
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Chalazion
Corneal Diseases
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Eye Cancer
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Glaucoma
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Keratitis
Ocular Hypertension
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Retinal Hemorrhage
Senile Cataracts
Stye
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Trichiasis
Cataract Removal Surgery
Eyelid Surgery
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Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Blindness
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Ectropion of Eyelid
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Floaters
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Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Iridocyclitis
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Nodular Episcleritis
Optic Neuritis
Paralytic Strabismus
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Posterior Scleritis
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Strabismus
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
B-Scan Ultrasound
Cornea Surgery
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    About Dr. Gene Lee, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 15 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1568646974
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Emory University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Gene Lee, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lee is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lee has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Lee has seen patients for Tear Duct Disorders, Dry Eyes and Lacrimal Gland Disorder, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lee on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Lee. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lee.

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