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Samuel Lee, MD

VCS Physicians

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Fighting cancer is always challenging. From diagnosis and treatment to cancer survivorship, my goal is to ease this process and help you to live each day to the fullest by personalizing treatment plans to fit the needs of you and your family. At Virginia Cancer Specialists, your specific cancer will be treated with the most advanced cancer care, including the latest in cutting-edge treatment and clinical trial options.

Work and Credentials:

Primary Location

Gainesville Office


Medical Oncologist

Board Certification

Medical Oncology and Hematology


New York University Langone Health, Hematology and Medical Oncology


University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Internal Medicine


University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Internal Medicine

Medical School

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, MD


Northwestern University, BA with honors in economics and mathematical method in the social sciences

Dr. Samuel Lee joins us from New York University Perlmutter Cancer Center, where he completed his fellowship in both hematology and medical oncology. Dr. Lee received his MD degree from The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, where he received the Calvin Fentress Research Fellowship Award. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.

At NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center, Dr. Lee researched the relationship between colorectal cancer development and immune response. At University of Wisconsin, he evaluated institutional non-core chemotherapy regimens for the treatment of leukemia and multiple myeloma. Dr. Lee presented his research at various meetings, including the annual American Society of Hematology Conference, and published in several peer-reviewed journals.

In his spare time, Dr. Lee enjoys watching movies and spending time with his family and friends. Dr. Lee is fluent in Korean.

Primary Location

Gainesville Office Office

Gainesville Office

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