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Constance Wye Leng Lee, MD

  • Instructor of Surgery

Medical School

MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, 2006

Graduate School

Internship, University of Florida Department of General Surgery, Gainesville, Florida, 2006-2007

Residency, University of Florida Department of General Surgery, Gainesville, Florida, 2007-2013

Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida Division of Pediatric Surgery, Gainesville, Florida, 2013-2015

Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 2015-2016


Board Certifications

Board Certified – General Surgery

Honors and Awards

Member, Alpha Omega Alpha

Member, Gold Humanism Honor Society

Clinical Interests

Pediatric general surgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
University of Missouri Women's & Children's Hospital, Columbia, Missouri

Patients Seen At

Suite A, Second Floor
St. Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place
St. Louis Missouri 63110
Patient appointments: (314) 454-6022

Selected Publications

Lee C, Nelson PR. Effect of cilostazol prescribed in a pragmatic treatment protocol for intermittent claudication. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2014 Apr;48(3):224-9.

Han S, Lee CW, Trevino JG, Hughes SJ, Sarosi GA Jr. Autocrine extra-pancreatic trypsin 3 secretion promotes cell proliferation and survival in esophageal adenocarcinoma. PLoS One. 2013 Oct 11;8(10):e76667.

Lee CW, Beaver TM, Klodell CT Jr, Hess PJ Jr, Martin TD, Feezor RJ, Lee WA. Arch debranching versus elephant trunk procedures for hybrid repair of thoracic aortic pathologies. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2011; 91: 465-71.

Lee CW, Kays DW, Chen MK, Islam S. Outcomes of Treatment of Childhood Achalasia. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2010; 45:1173-1177.

Kurenov S, Punak S, Peters J, Lee C, Cendan J. Development and Initial Validation of a Virtual Reality Haptically Augmented Surgical Knot-Tying Trainer for the Autosuture™ ENDO STITCH™ Instrument. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics Volume 142, 2009 Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 17: NextMed by Design. Vol. 142, 2009, 142-144.

Hughes MA. Lee CW. Holm CF. Ghosh S. Mills A. Lockhart LA. Reed SL. Mann BJ. Identification of Entamoeba histolytica thiol-specific antioxidant as a GalNAc lectinassociated protein. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology. 2003 April;127(2):113-120.


Lee CW, Sarosi GA Jr. Perforated duodenal ulcer. In: Clinical Scenarios in Surgery. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2012

Lee CW, Sarosi GA Jr. Emergency ulcer surgery. Surgical Clinics of North America. 2011 Oct;91(5):1001-13.