Colon and Rectal Specialty 


Sang W. Lee

Professor and Chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Keck Medicine of USC

Sang W. Lee, MD, is one of the nation’s leading experts in laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery and endoluminal surgery. With more than 20 years in practice, he has pioneered a non-invasive surgical technique called CELS (combined endolaparoscopic surgery), which removes the large colon and rectal polyps not amendable for colonoscopic removal while avoiding bowel resection. Dr. Lee has invented a low-cost vacuum dressing to prevent surgical infections. Dr. Lee has edited four textbooks in surgery and published more than 85 manuscripts.


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