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About Sickkids
About SickKids

Kyong-Jin Lee, MD, FRCP(C)

The Hospital for Sick Children
Staff Cardiologist

University of Toronto
Associate Professor

Phone: 416-813-7326
Fax: 416-813-5857
Alternate Contact: Theresa Braggs
Alternate Phone: 416-813-7654 x 202611
Alternate Email: theresa.braggs@sickkids.ca

Brief Biography

Clinical Care Activities

  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Echocardiography


Lee K-J, Hinek A, Chaturvedi RR, Almeida CL, Honjo O, Koren G, Benson LN.  Rapamycin-eluting stents in the arterial duct.  Experimental observations in the pig model.  Circulation.  2009: 119: pp 2078-2085.

Dohlen G, Chaturvedi RR, Benson LN, Ozawa A, Van Arsdell GS, Fruitman D, Lee K-J.  Stenting of the right ventricular outflow tract in the symptomatic young infant with tetralogy of Fallot.  Heart 2009: 95: pp 142-147.   Editorial review – Fraisse A.  Stenting the paediatric heart.  Heart 2009: 95 (2): pp  100-101.

Lee KJ, McCrindle BW, Bohn DJ, Wilson GJ, Taylor GP, Freedom RM, Smallhorn JF, Benson, LN.  Clinical outcomes of acute myocarditis in childhood.  Heart 1999: 82 (2): pp 226-233.

Lee K-J, Yoo S-J, Holtby H, Grant B, Mroczek D, Wong D, Grosse-Wortmann L, Benson LN, Chaturvedi RR.  The acute effects of the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor enalaprilat on pulmonary, cerebral and systemic blood flow and resistance after the bidirectional cavopulmonary connection.  Heart 2011: 97 (16): pp 1342-1348.

Predescu D, Chaturvedi RR, Friedberg M, Benson LN, Ozawa A, Lee K-J.  Complete heart block associated with device closure of the perimembranous ventricular septal defect.  The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2008: 136: pp 1223-1228.

Lee K-J, Van Arsdell GS, Jacques F, Chaturvedi RR.  Delayed repair of right atrial isomerism with obstructed total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage by hybrid stent insertion between the left atrium and the pulmonary venous confluence.  The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2012: 144 (1): 271-273.

Dragulescu A, Golding F, Van Arsdell GS, Caldarone C, Mertens L, Al-Radi O, Lee K-J.  The impact of additional epicardial imaging to transesopheal echocardiography in the intra-operative detection of residual lesions in congenital heart surgery.  The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2012: 143 (2): pp 361-367.