Elizabeth Slass Lee, MD

Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery

  ArtfulSurgery Dr. Elizabeth Lee

Dr. Elizabeth Lee has brought her patient focused aesthetic surgery practice to Lafayette. In private practice for almost twenty years and voted one of the East Bay’s favorite plastic surgeons for over a decade. Dr. Lee is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS); the only plastic surgery board recognized and accredited by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS). She offers a full range of cosmetic procedures to provide her patients with individualized treatment to best achieve their goals.

A graduate of Northwestern University’s Honors Program in Medical Education, Dr. Lee trained her internship year in Internal Medicine at The New York Hospital in Manhattan, and completed residencies both in General Surgery and in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. After a year abroad with her husband and children, the family relocated to San Francisco for her fellowship training in Surgery of the Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery at the Buncke Clinic at Davies Medical Center. And so, the Bay Area has been home since 1995.

A mother, a jeweler, a knitwear designer, a wife, Board Certified in Plastic Surgery and past Board Certified in General Surgery, Dr. Lee brings together top notch surgical skills, careful consideration for her patients’ concerns and desires, and the eyes and hands of an artist. “A Surgeon’s Hands, A Woman’s Touch.”

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Elizabeth Lee artfully combines dermal fillers with wrinkle relaxers to achieve full facial rejuvenation. Dr. Lee tailors every skin rejuvenation treatment to complement her patients’ natural features and maintain their youthful appearance for years to come!


Elizabeth Slass Lee, M.D. (1998 – current)
A Professional Corporation
3800 Mt Diablo Blvd. Suite 102
Lafayette, CA 94549
Phone: (925) 299-1985
Web: artfulsurgery.com


KRON4: Body Beautiful Feb 2009 – present
Live television appearances, expert opinion
Radiesse: Webinar
Educational Webinar, expert opinion
Heartbeat of America, June 2008
Television interview, featured small business owner
CBS: Her Vision, Her Company, August 2008
Television interview, featured woman-owned business
American Health Front, August 2005
Television interview, expert opinion
Myprimetime.com, Barbara Quick
“A Little Lipo, A Little Liner” interview


Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
303 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-3008
Degree: Doctorate of Medicine, June 1986

Northwestern University
633 Clark Street, Evanston, Illinois 60208
Honors Program in Medical Education
Degree: Bachelor of Science, Medical Science, June 1984

Postgraduate Education

Department of Reconstructive Microsurgery, the Buncke Clinic
Davies Medical Center
M. O. B. Annex, Suite 140
45 Castro Street
San Francisco, California 94114
June 1995 – June 1996
Appointment: Chief Fellow, Reconstructive Microsurgery and Hand CAQSH eligible

Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, New York 10467
July 1992 – June 1994
Appointment: Resident, Plastic Surgery

Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, New York 10467
July 1987 – June 1992
Appointment: Resident, General Surgery

The New York Hospital/Cornell University Medical Center
525 East 68th Street
New York, New York 10021
July 1986 – June 1987
Appointment: Intern, Internal Medicine

Professional Certifications

Fellow American College of Surgeons
Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery
Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery
Eligible CAQ Hand Surgery
California State Medical License
New York State Medical License (inactive)
Diplomat of National Board of Medical Examiners

Professional Organizations

Member, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons


Rivers SP, Lee ES, Lyon RT. Successful Conservative Management of Latrogenic Femoral Arterial Trauma. Annals of Vascular Surgery 1992; 6:45-49.

Rivers SP, Lee ES, Lyon RT. Traitment Conservateur des Traumatismes Latrogenes de l’Artere Femorale. Annales de Chirurgie Vasculare 1992; 6:45-49.


Correction of Contour Deformities of the Face – the Use of Muscle as a Microvascular Transplant Revisited; presented at the Fifth Congress of Italian and American Plastic Surgeons Meeting, San Francisco, California, November 1996.

Correction of Contour Deformities of the Face – the Use of Muscle as a Microvascular Transplant Revisited; presented at the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, Inc., Indian Wells, California, May 1996.

The Effect of Vitamin A and Transretinoic Acid on the Healing of Split Thickness Skin Grafts in Rats; presented in poster session at the Chief Resident’s Conference, ASPRS, Boston, Massachusetts, 1994.

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