Spencer Lee, MD

Spencer Lee, MD

About Dr. Spencer Lee

4.8 out of 5 (370 ratings)

Dr. Spencer Lee is a fellowship-trained pulmonary disease and critical care specialist who specializes in COPD, asthma, pulmonary nodules and other advanced lung diseases. He is committed to individualized treatment with an evidence-based approach to improve his patients’ overall well-being. Dr. Lee is skilled in the latest and most advanced pulmonary and ICU procedures including pulmonary function tests (PFTs), bronchoscopy and percutaneous dilational tracheostomies or bedside tracheostomies. He provides comprehensive patient-centered care to improve patient understanding and outcomes throughout the treatment process.

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS), Phoenix, AZ
  • Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Certifications and Memberships

  • Board Certified, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Member, American Thoracic Society
  • Member, American College of Physicians
  • Member, American College of Chest Physicians


  • Lee SM, Chu GT. Ultrasound for critical care physicians: lung sliding and the seashore sign. Southwest J Pulm Crit Care. 2014;9(6):337-40
  • S. Lee, S. Kansal, G. Singh, R. Myers. Disseminated Mycobacterium Sherrisii infection in US born, HIV Infected patient. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care 2013 Jul-Aug;12(4):245-6.
  • C. Strawter, S. Lee, S. Kansal, T. Ardiles. A Fatal Case of Fungal Cerebritis in an Immunocompetent host. Case Report presented at American College of Physicians meeting in Tucson, Arizona, November 2011. Awarded second place.
  • S.Lee, S. Kansal, R. Carlson, T. Ardiles. Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome. Pending book chapter publication.
  • S. Lee, S. Fountain, J. Mand. Unusual case of respiratory failure. Accepted ATS abstract 2016.

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