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Dr. Sunghoon Lee, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.6 (25)
Map Pin Small Springfield, MO
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28 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Sunghoon Lee, MD

Dr. Sunghoon Lee, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Springfield, MO. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from yale University and is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Fort Smith, Mercy Hospital Joplin and Mercy Hospital Springfield. Patients rated Dr. Lee an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Lee works at Practice in Springfield, MO with other offices in Rogers, AR. They frequently treat conditions like Cervical Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Lee's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    1229 E Seminole St Ste 220, Springfield, MO 65804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 820-5150
  2. 2
    Mercy Clinic Palliative Care Physician Plaza
    2708 S Rife Medical Ln Ste 140, Rogers, AR 72758 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (479) 338-3720
  3. 3
    Mercy Clinic Pain Management - E. Seminole
    1229 E Seminole St Ste 320, Springfield, MO 65804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 820-2064
  4. 4
    Mercy Children's Hospital Springfield
    1235 E Cherokee St, Springfield, MO 65804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 820-2115

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Mercy Hospital Fort Smith
  • Mercy Hospital Joplin
  • Mercy Hospital Springfield

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Cervical Stenosis
Herniated Disc Surgery
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Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Cervical Stenosis
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Spinal Stenosis
Back Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Stenosis
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neurostimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Complete Spinal Cord Injury
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tarlov Cyst
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Transverse Myelitis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Brain Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Disc Replacement
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Facet Blocks
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Puncture Aspiration
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
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    About Dr. Sunghoon Lee, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Korean
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    NPI Number
    • 1184642175
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • yale University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Lee has seen patients for Cervical Stenosis, 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.

    25 patients have reviewed Dr. Lee. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lee.

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