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August 30, 2017

 

PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE SPECIALIST JOINS OU CHILDREN’S PHYSICIANS

LeeAmy-PedsCriticalCare01      OKLAHOMA CITY – Amy E. Lee, M.D., a pediatric critical care specialist, has established her medical practice with OU Children’s Physicians. She has also been named an assistant professor with the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.   

      Lee is board certified in pediatrics and board eligible in pediatric critical care. She specializes in the treatment of critically ill children at The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center.

      Lee completed a pediatric critical care fellowship and served as co-chief of the fellowship at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas. She completed her pediatric residency and served as co-chief resident at Florida State University, Pensacola. She earned her medical degree at Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica, West Indies.

        OU Children’s Physicians practice as part of OU Physicians, Oklahoma’s largest physician group. The group encompasses nearly every child and adult medical specialty.

      More than 290 of these doctors and advanced practice providers have committed their practices to the care of children. The majority of OU Children’s Physicians are board certified in children’s specialties. Many provide pediatric-specific services unavailable elsewhere in the state. Some have pioneered surgical procedures or innovations in patient care that are world firsts.

      OU Children’s Physicians see patients in their offices at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and other cities around Oklahoma. When hospitalization is necessary, they often admit patients to The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center. Many children with birth defects, critical injuries or serious diseases who can’t be helped elsewhere come to OU Children’s Physicians. Oklahoma doctors and parents rely on OU Children’s Physicians depth of experience, nationally renowned expertise and sensitivity to children’s emotional needs.