EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Stanford University , 1997 , Palo Alto , CA

Medical School

  • University of Minnesota Medical School , 2002 , Minneapolis , MN

Internship

  • University of Washington , 2003 , Seattle , WA

Residency

  • University of Washington , 2008 , Seattle , WA

Fellowship

  • University of Washington , 2004 , Seattle , WA

Fellowship

Otolaryngology
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2010 , Boston , MA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Gi Soo Lee, MD EdM graduated from Stanford University (1997) and the University of Minnesota Medical School (2002).  He completed a 6-year training program in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, including a year-long NIH-funded research fellowship, followed by a clinical fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Boston Children’s Hospital.  He has remained on staff at Boston Children’s Hospital since then.

Clinical and research interests revolve around pediatric otology and the surgical management of obstructive sleep apnea.  Dr. Lee is the co-director of the multidisciplinary Program for Sleep Apnea and Sleep Surgery, a collaboration with Pulmonary Sleep Medicine and Pediatric Dentistry aimed at managing complex or residual obstructive sleep apnea.  He also directs the Osseo-integrated (Bone-anchored) Hearing Aid program.  Currently he is participating in several research projects focused on these topics.

Additionally, Dr. Lee has an academic focus in medical education.  After his Pediatric Otolaryngology fellowship, he completed a Master’s program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (2010) with a focus on teaching methodology and curriculum development.  He currently is the Site Director for the Otolaryngology residents who rotate through Boston Children’s Hospital from the three local training programs (MEEI/Harvard, Tufts University, Boston University). 

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Lee GS, Irace A, Rahbar R. The efficacy and safety of the flexible fiber CO2 laser delivery system in the endoscopic management of pediatric airway problems: Our long term experience. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Jun; 97:218-222. View abstract
  2. Shargorodsky J, Hartnick CJ, Lee GS. Dexamethasone and postoperative bleeding after tonsillectomy and adenotonsillectomy in children: A meta-analysis of prospective studies. Laryngoscope. 2012 May; 122(5):1158-64. View abstract
  3. Lee GS, Zhou G, Poe D, Kenna M, Amin M, Ohlms L, Gopen Q. Clinical experience in diagnosis and management of superior semicircular canal dehiscence in children. Laryngoscope. 2011 Oct; 121(10):2256-61. View abstract
  4. Quesnel AM, Lee GS, Nuss RC, Volk MS, Jones DT, Rahbar R. Minimally invasive endoscopic management of subglottic stenosis in children: success and failure. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2011 May; 75(5):652-6. View abstract
  5. Shargorodsky J, Whittemore KR, Lee GS. Bacterial tracheitis: a therapeutic approach. Laryngoscope. 2010 Dec; 120(12):2498-501. View abstract
  6. Shargorodsky J, Lee GS, Whittemore KR. Bacterial tracheitis: a therapeutic approach. Laryngoscope. 2010; 120 Suppl 4:S227. View abstract