Sun Lee, MD

Sun H. Lee, MD

125 Paterson Street
CAB 2100
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Phone: (732) 235-7756
Fax: (732) 235-7095

Dr. Lee specializes in Neurosurgery.

Medical School
  • Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Internship
  • Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Residency
  • Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship
  • Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
  • University of Minnesota Health Center, Minneapolis, MN
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Board Certification
  • Neurosurgery
Specialty Interests
  • Minimally invasive procedures
  • Complex spine procedures
  • Brain tumor surgery
  • Skull base tumor surgery
  • Pituitary tumor surgery
  • Gamma Knife surgery
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
Research Interests
  • Spinal cord injury and degenerative spine disease
  • Minimally invasive procedures
  • Brain tumors
Publications

Chapters

  • Endoscope-Assisted Transsphenoidal Surgery. Jho H, Lee SH: Chapter in Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques by Sekhar and Fessler: Thieme, 2006.
  • Pathophysiology of degenerative disc and joint disease. Lee SH, Simeone FA. Chapter in Textbook of Neurological Surgery by Batjer and Loftus, 2001.
  • Management of middle cerebral artery aneurysms. Lee SH, Heros RC Chapter in the book “The Practice of Neurosurgery” edited by Tindall et al.: Williams & Willkins Publication, 1996.
  • Role of steroids in the management of subarachnoid hemorrhage. Lee SH, Heros RC. Chapter in the book “Cerebral Aneurysms: Perioperative Management”, Vol VI of Concepts of Neurosurgery edited by Fremont Writh and Robert Ratcheson. 1994.
  • Clinical experience of nimodipine treatment on the patients of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. “Cerebral Vasospasm” edited by Sano et al. pp 479-481: Han DH, Lee SH, Chung YS et al. University of Tokyo Press, 1990.
  • Analysis of morbidity and mortality in subarachnoid hemorrhage. “Cerebral Vasospasm” edited by Sano et al.: Lee SH, Han DH, Yang HJ et al pp 55-56, University of Tokyo Press, 1990.

Articles

  • Endoscope Assisted Transsphenoidal Pituitary Surgery. Lee SH, Jho HD. Endoscopic Surgery. 2006.
  • Current results of the surgical management of acoustic neuroma. Lee SH, Willcox T, Buchheit WA, Skull Base Surgery 2001.
  • Recurrent trigeminal neuralgia due to a vein as an offending vessel after microvascular decompression. Lee SH, Levy EI, Jannetta PJ Neurosurgery 2000; 46:356-362.
  • Thoracic neurenteric cyst in an adult; Case report. Lee SH, Dante SJ, Simeone FA Neurosurgery 1999;45;1239-1243.
  • Optimal degree of hemodilution for brain protection in a canine model of focal cerebral ischemia. Lee SH, Heros RC, Mullan JC, Korosue K. J Neurosurg 1994; 80:469-475.
  • Therapeutic time window for the 21-Aminosteroid, U-74389 G, in global cerebral ischemia. Lee SH, MD, PhD., Kondo T, MD, Camarata PJ, MD, Heros RC Neurosurgery 1996; 38: 519-522.
  • The combined pterional/anterior temporal approach for aneurysms of the upper basilar complex. Technical Article. Heros RC, Lee SH. Neurosurgery 1993; 33:244-251.
  • Evaluation of monoaminergic neurotransmitters in rat striatum during varied degree of global cerebral ischemia. Kondoh T, Korosue K, Lee SH, Heros RC, Low WC Neurosurgery 1994; 35:278-286.
  • Alterations in striatal dopamine release and reuptake under conditions of mild, moderate and severe cerebral ischemia. Kondo T, MD, Lee SH, MD, Low WC Neurosurgery 1995; 37:948-954.
  • Intraventricular neurocytoma: Clinicopathological analysis of seven cases. Kim DG, Chi JG, Park SH, Chang KH, Lee SH, et al. J Neurosurg 1992; 76:759-765.
  • Clinical feature of angiographically occult vascular malformation. Lee SH, Cho BK, Han DH. The Seoul Journal of Medicine 1991; 32(2):75-82.
  • Acute cerebral infarction and changes of regional cerebral blood flow following experimental middle cerebral artery occlusion. Han DH, Jung HW, Lee SH, et al Neurological Research 1988; 203-212.
  • Clinical study of one hundred and twenty six cases of cerebral arteriovenous malformations. Han DH, Lee SH, Choi KS The Seoul Journal of Medicine 1988; 2:29.
  • A study of interhemispheric diaschisis: Reduction of CBF in both hemispheres following unilateral MCA occlusion in cats. Han DH, Jung HW, Lee SH, et al The Seoul Journal of Medicine 1986; 1:15.

Articles with English Abstract

  • Surgical treatment of distal anterior cerebral artery aneurysms. Lee SH, Han DH. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society, 20, 1991.
  • Analysis of craniopharyngiomas in adults and in children. Lee SH, Cho BK, Jung HW, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 20, 1991.
  • Chronological changes of regional tissue water, Na, K and Ca during the evolution of infarction and the therapeutic value of nimodipine. Han DH, Chung YS, Lee SH. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 20, 1991.
  • An experimental study on the cerebral diaschisis in acute cerebral infarction. Lee SH, Kim YK, Jung HW, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 19(4), 1990.
  • Malignant schwannoma in the cerebellopontine angle. Kim YG, Lee SH, Kim DG, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 19(5), 1990.
  • Cavernous angiomas of the brain, an analysis of 12 surgical cases Kim YG, Chung YS, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 19 (6), 1990.
  • Thoracic spinal stenosis. Kim HJ, Paek SH, Kim YK, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 19(4), 1990.
  • A case of giant intracranial aneurysm treated with total circulatory arrest, hypothermia and barbiturate cerebral protection. Kim JS, Lee JI, Jung JM, Lee SH, Han DH, Oh YS. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 19(3), 1990.
  • Clinical analysis of spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage. Han DH, Oh CW, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 18 (7-12), 1989.
  • Angiographically Occult vascular malformations of the brain. Wang KC, Cho BK, Han DH, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 18 (7-12), 1989.
  • Clinical study of menigioma. Han JW, Kim JH, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 18 (5), 1989.
  • Clinical analysis of intracranial aneurysms Lee SH, Han DH, Kim JS, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 18(3), 1989.
  • Intradiploic meningioma. Kim HJ, Shin HJ, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(6), 1989.
  • Microsurgical approach to cerebellopontine angle tumors Choi KS, Lee SH, Shin HJ, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(6), 1989.
  • Surgical management of syringomyelia Wang KC, Kim HJ, Han DH, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(5), 1989.
  • Spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage caused by brain tumors. Lee SH, Wang KC, Kim HJ, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17 (5) 1989.
  • Primary third ventricular tumors. Lee SH, Jung HW, Kim HJ, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical society 17(4), 1988.
  • Clinical analysis of hypertensive intracerebral hemorrhage. Oh CW, Lee SH, Kim HJ, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(3), 1988.
  • Delayed radiation necrosis in both temporal lobes. Lee SH, Jung HW. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(2), 1988.
  • Transsphenoidal microsurgery of pituitary adenoma. Lee SH, Jung HW, Kim HJ, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(2), 1988.
  • Clinical study of carotid occlusive disease. Lee SH, Kim HJ, Han DH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(5), 1988.
  • An experimental study on the changes of regional cerebral blood flow and the effect of Calcium antagonist in acute subarachnoid hemorrhage. Lee HK, Park K, Lee SH, et al. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 17(2), 1988.
Gender
  • Male