With more than 10 years of experience in the field, Dr. Paul Lee delivers exceptional ophthalmic care to the Clifton and Englewood New Jersey community. Dr. Lee is affiliated with Holy Name Medical Center and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai. He is Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Icahn School of Medicine of Mount Sinai.
Dr. Lee received his undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago, where he studied English Language and Literature and graduated with honors. He continued on to the University of Chicago’s Pritzker School of Medicine, where he received his medical degree. Dr. Lee completed his Ophthalmology residency and glaucoma fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. After completing his fellowship, Dr. Lee joined Mt. Sinai’s Department of Ophthalmology to direct glaucoma services at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center. After a few years as director of glaucoma department, Dr. Lee was promoted to Chief of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Lee has co-authored multiple chapters in major ophthalmology reference textbooks and is an active role in resident education, especially in the surgical education of ophthalmology residents by teaching them the latest techniques in modern cataract and glaucoma surgery.