Dr. Kendall Lee is a professor of neurosurgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, where he has been on staff since 2006. He is the director of the Mayo Clinic Neural Engineering Laboratory and holds joint academic appointments with the Mayo Clinic Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Dr. Lee is a researcher and clinical expert in the field of deep brain stimulation (DBS). His research focuses on improving surgical techniques and devices for use in DBS surgery and related neuromodulation therapies as well as identifying the mechanism of action for DBS. Dr. Lee completed his undergraduate work at the University of Colorado at Denver in 1990. He earned a master's degree at Yale in 1994, followed by both his MD and a PhD in neuroscience in 1998, also at Yale. He completed an internship in internal medicine at Yale in 1999 and both a residency and chief residency in neurosurgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in 2006.He maintains board certification in neurological surgery through the ABNS and medical licensure in Minnesota.
- Mayo Clinic
- Rochester, MN