Jae-Won Lee, MD


Jae-Won Lee, MD
Chairman and Professor
Department of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
Asan Medical Center

Dr. Jae-Won Lee graduated from Seoul National University with Ph.D Degree in 1991. He is the Chairman and Professor of the Department of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery of Asan Medical Center, Chairman of Medical Insurance and Government Relations in Korean Society of T & CVS, Executive Director of Korean Society of T & CVS, Director of Korean Society of Transplantation, Director of Valvular Heart Disease Center of ASAN Heart Institute, Surgical Director of ASAN Heart Institute, and Elected Member of National Academy of Medicine of Korea in 2010, Member of American Association for Thoracic Surgery in 2011. His major interest are mitral repair, atrial fibrillation surgery, MICS and robotic surgery, Ross operation, less invasive aortic surgery, and heart transplantation.