Benjamin J. Lee, MD, MAS, FASN

Nephrology

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Benjamin J. Lee, MD, MAS, FASN

About Me

Dr. Lee graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Harvard College, where he was a John Harvard Scholar and elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.  After obtaining his Doctorate of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Lee completed internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.  Dr. Lee subsequently completed his nephrology fellowship at UCSF while simultaneously obtaining a Master of Advanced Study in Clinical Research from the UCSF Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.  At UCSF, he was honored with a Teaching Excellence Award for Cherished Housestaff (TEACH) and the Andy I. Choi Memorial Scholarship.

Dr. Lee is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at both Weill Cornell Medical College and the Houston Methodist Academic Institute, as well as Adjunct Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University College of Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology, an AHSCP Certified Hypertension Specialist, and a member of the American Society of Transplantation.  He is Board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Accepted Insurance Plans

AARP Medicare Complete
Aetna
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna Select
Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna Signature Administrators Allied Benefits
Aetna Signature Administrators CoreSource
Aetna Signature Administrators including CoreSource
Aetna Signature Administrators including CoreSource, Allied Benefits
All Saver/United Healthcare
BCBS Blue Choice-Hlth Select
Beech Street
Beech Street PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage HMO Plus
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Choice PPO Affordable Care Act/Marketplace plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Temp PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Traditional / Par Plan
Blue Cross and Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas PAR PLAN
Cigna APWU
Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna EPO
Cigna Flexcare-POS
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna Lifesource
Cigna NALC
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna Shared Administration OAP
Cigna Shared Administration PPO
Community Health Choice
Community Health Choice Marketplace
Community Health Choice Medicaid Star
Community Health Choice-HMO
Coventry / First Health Medicare Advantage
Coventry Advantra Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
Coventry PPO
First Health PPO
First Health-POS
HAS Premier Providers-PPO
Harbor Preferred PPO
Health Net-PPO
HealthSmart Accel PPO
HealthSmart PPO
Humana
Humana Comp Benefits
Humana Dental PPO & Medicare Advantage
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service
Humana National POS Open Access (Affordable Care Act/MarketPlace plan)
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid Evercare Star+ HMO
Medicare
Medicare Railroad
Molina HealthCare
Molina Medicaid Star
Molina Medicaid StarPlus
MultiPlan PPO
Mutual of Omaha PPO
PHCS PPO
PHCS/ MultiPlan
PPO & Private Fee For Service
PacifiCare PPO
Texas True Choice PPO
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
UMR
USA Managed Care PPO
Unicare-PPO
United HealthCare Community Plan
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Dual Complete
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealthOne
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans including AARP
UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans including AARP, Dual Complete, Medicare Complete, Medicare Solutions, Erickson Advantage, Chronic Complete
UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans including AARP, Dual Complete, Medicare Complete, Medicare Solutions, Erickson Advantage, Chronic Complete and Care Improvement Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Student Resources

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Nephrology | American Board of Internal Medicine | 2017
Internal Medicine | American Board of Internal Medicine | 2015
TRAINING
Biology | Harvard College - Cambridge, MA | 2008
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Harvard Medical School - Boston, MA | 2012
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine | University of California - San Francisco, CA | 2015
CLINICAL RESEARCH
University of California - San Francisco, CA | 2018
FELLOWSHIP (CLINICAL RESEARCH TRACK)
Nephrology | University of California - San Francisco, CA | 2018
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

  • Chinese - Mandarin
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.
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