K. Adam Lee, MD, Board Certified Thoracic Surgeon

K. Adam Lee, MD, FACS
Thoracic Surgery Medical Director
A pioneer and leading practitioner of thoracic surgery using the daVinci™ robotic technology, Dr. Lee is the Medical Director of the Thoracic Surgery and Lung Center at Jupiter Medical Center.

Dr. Lee’s background includes having served as Medical Director of Thoracic Surgery and Chief of the Anne Arundel Medical Center Institute of Robotic Surgery in Annapolis.

Board Certified in Cardiothoracic Surgery and General Surgery and a Fellow in the American College of Surgery, Dr. Lee received his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed his general surgery residency at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York and his cardiothoracic residency at University of Massachusetts.

Dr. Lee has spent many years traveling around the United States as an instructor of robotic Thoracic Surgery.
 

Dr. Lee’s areas of special interest and research include:

  • Multimodality therapy for lung and esophageal cancer
  • Surgery for higher-stage lung cancer
  • Minimally-invasive surgery for lung and esophageal cancer
  • Minimally-invasive surgery for mediastinal disease
  • Robotic lobectomy for lung cancer
  • Robotic thymectomy