Sue J Lee

Sue J Lee, M.D.

5304 North Broadway

Chicago, Illinois 60640

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Sue J Lee, M.D.

Internal Medicine

5304 North Broadway

Chicago, Illinois 60640

773.784.2822

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I'm available to my patients to listen and share. I respect their needs and view each person as a whole being.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Internal Medicine
  • Gender:
  • Age: 55
  • Years in Practice:
  • Board Certifications: Internal Medicine
  • Secondary Languages: Korean

Credentials

Education

  • Residency: Illinois Masonic
  • Internship: Hanyang University
  • Medical School: Korea University

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Ratings and Comments

Sue J Lee, M.D.

4.3 out of 5

279 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.3 out of 5

279 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.3 out of 5

236 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.4 out of 5

279 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.3 out of 5

278 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.2 out of 5

277 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.5 out of 5

278 Patient Ratings

Comments

Dr Lee is a lovely and warm doctor. She has a great bedside manner and is good at explaining what she is thinking. She also asked me what I was thinking and feeling so I felt like she was taking into consideration my overall point of view about my health. I really like her as a doctor.

Reviewed on June 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Came in for extreme back pain all the way through my left leg. Couldn't dress myself or get up from the floor by myself. She made me wiggle around a bit, didn't feel my spine, and kept asking me about unrelated questions. She was more focused on me making an apt. to come back for a pap-smear & STI test and then maybe she'd refer me for PT in a week. I asked about a scan, she said no and prescribed me ibuprofen. Later that day I went to the ER because of the pain and I couldn't walk. They were much more helpful.

Reviewed on February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

The receptionist and medical assistants are great, so sweet. It's always clean and they are understanding.

Reviewed on February 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Always excellent.

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

My visit with Dr. lee was rushed because I could feel they were behind schedule. My appt. was for pre-op requested by my surgeon. Did not feel they were prepared for me i.e., no urine test done - had to return to office for this. Asked for flu shot, but request was forgotten so I left without one but went to CVS!

Reviewed on October 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Felt that when I addressed my health questions or concerns my provider was a little dismissive and not very understanding to my needs.

Reviewed on October 19, 2018 7:00 PM

This visit was to say goodby to Dr Sue Lee who has been my primary doctor for the last almost 30 years, no one from the office called me or sent me a letter telling me that Dr Lee was retiring on 10/01/18, I had to find out thru another patient that she had heard about Dr Lee retirement, I am very very disappointed, I'm searching to find me another primary possibly not in this office..., I feel this office was very insensitive....I will miss Dr Lee...

Reviewed on October 14, 2018 7:00 PM

I just wished that my provider or doctor would take more time to listen to my medical problems or concerns.

Reviewed on October 13, 2018 7:00 PM

she's a very thorough and listens any concerns about your health.

Reviewed on October 5, 2018 7:00 PM

I like the monitor in the exam room with the diet and lifestyle tips. It helps pass the time while I wait for the doctor to see me. I usually bring my own book or magazine to look at while waiting.

Reviewed on September 5, 2018 7:00 PM

I spent over 40 minutes waiting for my name to ba called to see the doctor even though I came 10 minutes earlier. Once the doctor did see me she was rushing and just saw me for a total of 15 minutes. she just left the room unexpectedly and I had to go into her office to make sure I was done. she didn't even say that she had sent the request to my pharmacy until I had to ask and verify with her. this has been a really frustrating visit, Dr. Lee definitely didn't care about my time and health concerns. She was rushing to complete my appointment so she can move on the next patient. I have never had a doctor treat me in this manner.

Reviewed on August 31, 2018 7:00 PM

always excellent I love Dr.lee and the staff also excellent...I'm a patient for more 10 years

Reviewed on August 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Lee has been my doctor for many years, because I trust her judgement and the level of care she provides. No matter how busy Dr Lee is, and she's always busy she makes me feel like I have her undivided attention.

Reviewed on July 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on July 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Very kind, knowledgeable, efficient.

Reviewed on July 20, 2018 7:00 PM

dr. lee and her team are so nice and helpful.love them

Reviewed on July 20, 2018 7:00 PM

More pleasant & more concern to help with my health problem that was presented to her. I hope she stays that way so PATIENT will not be hesitant to come to her office for treatments.

Reviewed on June 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lee is an excellent doctor. Very personable. Routine Pap exam every two years.

Reviewed on June 26, 2018 7:00 PM

What i like the most is Dr.Lee always remembers my health conditions and as well as my husbands always ask how we are both doing

Reviewed on June 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lee is great, some times to quick, but can't complain.

Reviewed on June 22, 2018 7:00 PM

i always get specific answer to all my concern..very pleasant to talk with...feel better after the check up.

Reviewed on June 17, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lee is a competent medical provider.

Reviewed on June 15, 2018 7:00 PM

I have been seeing Dr. Lee for over 20 years...this was the worst experience I have ever had with her. It was an annual exam - lasted less than 15 mins - I have COPD - she did not listen to my lungs or heart. Office extremely overbooked with patients. Wanted to insure I had all testing completed before I begin Medicare.

Reviewed on June 11, 2018 7:00 PM

I love dr lee. I hate hat I have to wait almost an hour or longer when I'm there. always super busy.

Reviewed on June 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Great doctor it seems - only seen her twice. Your medical group's system STINKS and I was literally kicked out of the examining room in January because my "time was up". I have never ever had that happen to me before. I wasn't even allowed to tie my shoes but forced to leave by the nurse assistant.

Reviewed on May 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Very happy to have Dr Sue Lee as my primary for the last twenty or more years...

Reviewed on April 20, 2018 7:00 PM

scheduling a same day appointment was challenging.

Reviewed on April 16, 2018 7:00 PM

it always is pleasure to visit this provider.

Reviewed on April 13, 2018 7:00 PM

I usually have to wait for a while but I know it is because Dr. Lee takes a lot of time to listen to her patients and discuss their medical concerns.

Reviewed on March 25, 2018 7:00 PM

I would never recomend Dr. Lee. She is in her own world on automatic mode, and she and I coulf not communicate. I had more questions, but she left and never came back. I was recomended to her

Reviewed on March 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Every time I see Dr Lee she is so pleasant and out of the many doctors i have had in my life the only one who remembers me and my medical conditions and always ask about my husband and how is he doing. My blood pressure is up when i go to see her do to the driving/traffic but she talks to me in such a calming way that when she takes again in is normal. She is truly a gem.

Reviewed on March 12, 2018 7:00 PM

doctor was very compent and gave good advice

Reviewed on March 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lee is great she took her time explaining what was going on. I will definitely see her again.

Reviewed on March 11, 2018 7:00 PM

just want to say thank you for being not only helpful by explaining how the body retains water and work better at lowering my blood pressure, but thanks for listening to me as well.

Reviewed on February 26, 2018 6:00 PM

I am very happy with Dr. Lee. She takes good care of me.

Reviewed on February 22, 2018 6:00 PM

I got an apt the same day I called for a sinus infection. Dr. Lee is awesome

Reviewed on February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

It was good. I really needed to see someone and this Dr. was available. Everyone was kind.

Reviewed on February 11, 2018 6:00 PM

This was my first visit, to get to meet the doctor.I was pleased with the doctor and the visit until the end where the doctor seemed forced to end the visit and I could not complete talking about the issue being discussed. Then the aide rushed me out -all but pushed me out- of the room, for the next patient. I wasn't even able to finish tying my shoes! That has never happened to me before, anywhere, in my life. This incident made me immediately question this choice of provider.

Reviewed on February 9, 2018 6:00 PM

she's concerned about health status. she always remind regarding my diet.

Reviewed on January 22, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Lee is usually good w/listening to me, during this appt. I felt rushed. Not sure why either (overbooked, running behind, etc.?)

Reviewed on January 21, 2018 6:00 PM

Very pleasant staff and Dr. overall very efficiently run office and I have been coming to six corners for many years for this reason

Reviewed on January 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Lee is amazing. One of the nicest doctors I have came across.

Reviewed on January 8, 2018 6:00 PM

I was very unhappy with my visit. the doctor wasn't listening to what I had to say and there was a language barrier. I left there very upset.

Reviewed on January 7, 2018 6:00 PM

It was over all good as she asked about my eyes & to get them checked as I am pre diabetic but a little more time would be nice.

Reviewed on January 5, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent.

Reviewed on January 5, 2018 6:00 PM

Language barrier - To many appointments in 1 day spends to much time doing data entry.

Reviewed on January 3, 2018 6:00 PM

Great personal. Very attentive and caring.

Reviewed on December 22, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Sue Lee is always completely professional and friendly & to all my medical needs.

Reviewed on December 11, 2017 6:00 PM

I have been a patient of this provider for many years. She is knowledgeable and consistent with her care. She knows her patients and does what she feels and thinks it best for them. However, during my last visit I felt rushed and like she was not listening to my concerns fully. I am seeking another provider at this time.

Reviewed on December 10, 2017 6:00 PM

I do not go to the dr often. I felt the visit was very short and there was not much done to evaluate my health. I figured that probably blood tests, xrays, and other ordered tests would need to be done before a better evaluation. I was disappointed in the fact that I could not get the doctor on the phone and did not recieve a reply to my email from the dr. I came to the office needing some routine care, but having a significant issue which the xray did not show. I would have liked a 5 minute conversation about next steps rather than a message left about the lack of results. I would have liked this from the doctor rather than a nurse who never met me. I would have liked to have called and left a message or emailed the doctor directly rather than leaving a short message through a service.

Reviewed on December 10, 2017 6:00 PM

Always a pleasure to see Dr. Lee, the nurses, and office staff. The phlebotomist there that day was great, I got a painless blood test that barely left a mark.

Reviewed on December 10, 2017 6:00 PM

The front office ladies are great at the six corners office. This the second time I see the doctor, and the first time was great which is the reason why I decided to move with her, but this second time I had a few questions prepared for her, but didn't get the chance to ask any of them. I felt she had a time frame of 15 mins per person, but don't think every person is the same or each visit is the same. As for the same time I saw her I didn't have any concerns so I was okay with 15 mins but this time I did and the fifteen mins mark was not enough to even ask one question.

Reviewed on November 27, 2017 6:00 PM

I like Dr. Sue Lee Very much.

Reviewed on November 25, 2017 6:00 PM

overall good and happy for everything

Reviewed on November 24, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Lee is excellent. Professional, caring, and always willing to squeeze some time in her busy schedule to see our family in a semi emergency. Specially as the kids were growing, any fever, pain, etc. Dr Lee was always a "yes, bring him now"Our family love and is thankful to Dr. Sue Lee

Reviewed on November 22, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Sue Lee is a true professional. She always explains everything thoroughly and always asks if I ever have any questions. She listens intently on what I am saying at all times. She always comes to the examination room with a smile on her face and a positive attitude. I truly respect her opinion and her as a person.

Reviewed on November 22, 2017 6:00 PM

A very likable doctor, hands down. I arrived at the office and was taken care of in a manner of seconds. Great staff.

Reviewed on November 19, 2017 6:00 PM

Did not take long.

Reviewed on November 1, 2017 7:00 PM

My experience with this provider was fine. In retrospect, I wish the referral I was given received more discussion because i was unhappy with the outcome.

Reviewed on October 30, 2017 7:00 PM

I love Dr. Sue Lee. She has been my physician for around 25 years or so. She is always honest--although, some times lying to the patient would be easier...but she never does that. Everyone loves her!

Reviewed on October 22, 2017 7:00 PM

I found Dr. Lee to be very engaged in the computer instead of listening in what I had to tell her. She refused to do blood work that my nephrologist had requested. I had to shout (speak loudly).

Reviewed on October 16, 2017 7:00 PM

There was not enough time allotted for the appointment to discuss all of my medical issues/concerns. Because of this I have to select what issues to address. THIS IS NOT AN ISSUE WITH MY DOCTOR, IT IS AN ISSUE WITH THE ADVOCATE SYSTEM.

Reviewed on October 15, 2017 7:00 PM

I have been going to this office my entire life and have become very familiar with the staff over the years. Previous to my most recent visit, I had been in contact with the office for about a week monitoring an issue I was experiencing. Once my issue worsened I made a last minute appointment. My schedule overlapped with the appointment time that day and I was about 15 minutes late. I greeted the woman I know has worked there for about five years and let her know I was late and asked what my options were. I was given a negative response along the lines of "I don't know what we can do" and made feel like I was a burden. The woman next to her had just finished with a patient, asked what was going on and I explained to her, she immediately checked the schedule and said she could re-schedule me for an open appointment in the next 20 minutes. Within 5 minutes I was called back by a nurse. I wish I had the name of the young lady that took my experience from a negative one to a positive one to commend her for her exemplary service.

Reviewed on October 9, 2017 7:00 PM

I'm very fortunate to have Dr. Sue Lee as my physician. She called me at home just to see how I was feeling! I absolutely LOVE her!

Reviewed on September 25, 2017 7:00 PM

I'd like to thank Dr. Lee for her advice and for spending a bit of extra time with me

Reviewed on September 10, 2017 7:00 PM

Great

Reviewed on September 4, 2017 7:00 PM

I am very happy with Dr.Lee. she is not only friendly, but she listens. I never want her to retire!!

Reviewed on September 1, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Sue Lee and all of the staff at Advocate Medical Group at the Six Corners location in Chicago were great! Very helpful.

Reviewed on August 30, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr Lee was amazing in all ways.

Reviewed on August 28, 2017 7:00 PM

GREAT!

Reviewed on August 27, 2017 7:00 PM

It was good and all my concerns were taken care off

Reviewed on August 27, 2017 7:00 PM

i got the answers to all my questions regarding my prescription..

Reviewed on August 23, 2017 7:00 PM

Ok.

Reviewed on August 22, 2017 7:00 PM

Very good experience

Reviewed on August 2, 2017 7:00 PM

very pleasant. felt encouraged when I left.

Reviewed on July 17, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Sue Lee is the best GP I have every had the pleasure of meeting with.

Reviewed on July 11, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Sue Lee is extremely responsive, caring, and dedicated. Dr. Lee does not automatically suggest medications to fix a pain she explores other options like physical therapy. Dr. Lee's office staff are terrific too. They are friendly, helpful, compassionate and a pleasure to work with.

Reviewed on May 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Very knowledgeable and easy to talk too. I trust her judgment in taking care of my needs to help me live longer than my parents.

Reviewed on May 21, 2017 7:00 PM

Always complete.

Reviewed on May 11, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Lee is very good, understanding and has always given good advice.

Reviewed on May 10, 2017 7:00 PM

pleasant

Reviewed on May 7, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Lee always shows much interest in my overall health situation and checks records of my other health providers to know what they do for me regarding blood tests and X-rays medications requested by the endocrinologist, heart medications and visits requested by the cardiologist, as well as checking over the counter medicines such as vitamins.

Reviewed on May 5, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Sue Lee is a great dr. I recommended my family and friends to her.

Reviewed on March 20, 2017 7:00 PM

Could not ask for a better or nicer provider.

Reviewed on March 18, 2017 7:00 PM

I love Doctor Lee I have been with her 15 years.

Reviewed on March 8, 2017 6:00 PM

very good.

Reviewed on February 27, 2017 6:00 PM

very helpful

Reviewed on February 27, 2017 6:00 PM

I have been a patient of Dr. Lees for over 21 years and she is the best Physician i know, I have referred a number of my friends and family to her. I have never met such a caring and amazing Dr. She always makes herself available through email etc. She takes the very best care of me and she is the reason I have stayed with Advocate and Illinois Masonic even though i live on the north side of Chicago. I believe Dr. Lee should be recognized for her caring and professional attitude. I absolutely adore her and trust her completely

Reviewed on February 14, 2017 6:00 PM

She is very nice, and listen to what your problem is!

Reviewed on February 12, 2017 6:00 PM

Waiting time is short, that's a plus.

Reviewed on January 26, 2017 6:00 PM

DR. LEE HAS ALWAYS MADE ME FEEL VERY COMFORTABLE.

Reviewed on January 23, 2017 6:00 PM

ty Dr.LeeA Life Saving and Very empathic and caring individual.

Reviewed on January 15, 2017 6:00 PM

First-time visit with this provider. I would see her again when my primary physician isn't available.

Reviewed on January 2, 2017 6:00 PM

I was not very comfortable with Sue Lee. I only had two appointments with her and I felt both times she rushed through the appointsments. The same with her nurse. Second appointment she did. not even remember the prescription she prescribed me nor asked about how the medications she prescribed worked from the 1st visit and it was just a couple months in between. Their was a disconnect that I felt with her. I do like the location and the office so if I schedule another appointment it will be with another doctor.

Reviewed on December 25, 2016 6:00 PM

Dr. Lee was not my PCP, but filled in for another physician. it was a first visit with Advocate and for that site. Because of her follow through, thorough first visit questions, and professional and pleasant demeanor, I'm considering making Dr Lee my PCP. Happy they are so conveniently close to my home.

Reviewed on December 23, 2016 6:00 PM

MY HEALTH CARE PROVIDER IS EASY TO TALK WITH,VERY CARING & OPEN FOR QUESTION CONCERNING MY HEALTH ISSUES.

Reviewed on December 7, 2016 6:00 PM

She is taking care of me for 20 years she is a good dr.

Reviewed on December 1, 2016 6:00 PM

My provider provided a sign language interpreter for me to understand our health issue included my husband who is Alzheimer's.

Reviewed on December 1, 2016 6:00 PM

I had a very good visit.

Reviewed on November 20, 2016 6:00 PM

excellent care will never go to anybody else, love dr sue lee , she takes care of my whole family

Reviewed on November 7, 2016 6:00 PM

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Insurance

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
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  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
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  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO - POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
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  • Blue Precision Bronze HMO
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  • Blue Precision Platinum HMO
  • Blue Precision Silver HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • Coventry Workers Comp PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
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  • Harken Health Compass Plus
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HealthSpring Medicaid ICP
  • HealthSpring Medicare HMO
  • HealthSpring MMAI
  • HFN Platinum EPO
  • HFN PPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Advocate Health Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO - HMO Select
  • Humana EPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
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  • SIHO PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare POS
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  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
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  • United Healthcare Navigate POS
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
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  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS

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