Tae Hoon Lee

Tae Hoon Lee, MD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Liver Diseases

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Tae Hoon Lee, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Liver Diseases. Dr. Lee received his Doctorate of Medicine from Seoul National University, South Korea and had a year of Internship at the Seoul National University Hospital, South Korea. After a year of research training from Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, he completed his Internal Medicine training at Marshall University, West Virginia. He received his Gastroenterology fellowship training at Case Western Reserve University (MetroHealth Program), Ohio. He had additional Transplant Hepatology fellowship training at the Mount Sinai Hospital, New York.

Currently, Dr. Lee works at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center as a full time attending physician. He has been involved in multiple research groups/committees locally and nationally from Veterans Affairs Healthcare System.

His research focus is in fatty liver disease, liver tumor, cirrhosis, and epidemiology of liver diseases.



Transplant Hepatology


Internal Medicine

Clinical Focus

Chronic Liver Disease
Fatty Liver Disease
Alcoholic Liver Disease
Liver Tumor
Viral Hepatitis
Liver Transplantation


MD, Seoul National University, South Korea.

Internship, Transitional, Seoul National University, South Korea

Residency, Internal Medicine, Marshall University, West Virginia

Fellowship, Gastroenterology, MetroHealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University, Ohio

Fellowship, Transplant Hepatology, The Mount Sinai Hospital