Family Physician: Kit C. Lee, MD, FAAMA | Loyola Medicine

Kit C. Lee, MD, FAAMA

Family Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Chinese

Biography

Biography

Kit Lee, MD, is a family medicine physician who sees patients of all ages. Her specialties include integrative medicine that blends medicine techniques from around the world to help people lead healthy lives. She is certified in administering acupuncture and is a trained yoga instructor. Dr. Lee’s medical interests include mind-body medicine, meditation, acupuncture, yoga, and women’s health.

Interests
Travel;Cooking;Exercise;mind-body medicine;Meditation;Scuba Diving

Medical Education

Medical School
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Residency
MacNeal Memorial Hospital - Family Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Medical Acupuncture, Acupuncture

Research

  • Orientation of myosin binding protein C in the cardiac muscle sarcomere determined by domain-specific immuno-EM Lee, K.; Harris, S. P.; Sadayappan, S.; Craig, R., Journal of Molecular Biology
  • Pacemaker-induced transient asynchrony suppresses heart failure progression Kirk, J. A.; Chakir, K.; Lee, K. H.; Karst, E.; Holewinski, R. J.; Pironti, G.; Tunin, R. S.; Pozios, I.; Abraham, T. P.; de Tombe, P.; Rockman, H. A.; Van Eyk, J. E.; Craig, R.; Farazi, T. G.; Kass, D. A., Science translational medicine
  • Sprouty2 in the dorsal hippocampus regulates neurogenesis and stress responsiveness in rats Dow, A. L.; Lin, T. V.; Chartoff, E. H.; Potter, D.; McPhie, D. L.; Van't Veer, A. V.; Knoll, A. T.; Lee, K. N.; Neve, R. L.; Patel, T. B.; Ongur, D.; Cohen, B. M.; Carlezon, W. A., Jr, PLoS ONE
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  • Novel regulation of CD80/CD86-induced phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase signaling by NOTCH1 protein in interleukin-6 and indoleamine 2 3-dioxygenase production by dendritic cells, Koorella, C.; Nair, J. R.; Murray, M. E.; Carlson, L. M.; Watkins, S. K.; Lee, K. P., The Journal of biological chemistry
  • Cardiac Myosin binding protein-C plays no regulatory role in skeletal muscle structure and function Lin, B.; Govindan, S.; Lee, K.; Zhao, P.; Han, R.; Runte, K. E.; Craig, R.; Palmer, B. M.; Sadayappan, S., PLoS ONE
  • Putative agmatinase inhibitor for hypoxic-ischemic new born brain damage Piletz, J. E.; Klenotich, S.; Lee, K. S.; Zhu, Q. L.; Valente, E.; Collins, M. A.; Jones, V.; Lee, S. N.; Yangzheng, F., Neurotoxicity Research
  • Integrative medicine and gastrointestinal disease Michelfelder, A. J.; Lee, K. C.; Bading, E. M., Primary Care; Clinics in Office Practice
  • Medical student detection of melanoma: clinical skills Robinson, J. K.; Lio, P.; Hernandez, C.; Kim, N. N.; Lee, K. C.; Wickless, H.; McGaghie, W.; Chang, C. H., Archives of Dermatology
  • Assessing breast cancer risk and providing treatment recommendations: immediate impact of an educational session Gabram, S. G.; Dougherty, T.; Albain, K. S.; Klein, K.; Mumby, P.; Lee, K.; Yao, K.; Krishnamachari, B.; Salibay, C. J.; Lund, M. J., The breast journal
  • ATF6alpha induces XBP1-independent expansion of the endoplasmic reticulum. Bommiasamy, H.; Back, S. H.; Fagone, P.; Lee, K.; Meshinchi, S.; Vink, E.; Sriburi, R.; Frank, M.; Jackowski, S.; Kaufman, R. J.; Brewer, J. W., Journal of cell science
  • No benefit from defibrillation threshold testing in the SCD-HeFT (Sudden Cardiac Death in Heart Failure Trial). Blatt, J. A.; Poole, J. E.; Johnson, G. W.; Callans, D. J.; Raitt, M. H.; Reddy, R. K.; Marchlinski, F. E.; Yee, R.; Guarnieri, T.; Talajic, M.; Wilber, D. J.; Anderson, J.; Chung, K.; Wong, W. S.; Mark, D. B.; Lee, K. L.; Bardy, G. H., Journal of the American College of Cardiology
  • Prognostic importance of defibrillator shocks in patients with heart failure. Poole, J. E.; Johnson, G. W.; Hellkamp, A. S.; Anderson, J.; Callans, D. J.; Raitt, M. H.; Reddy, R. K.; Marchlinski, F. E.; Yee, R.; Guarnieri, T.; Talajic, M.; Wilber, D. J.; Fishbein, D. P.; Packer, D. L.; Mark, D. B.; Lee, K. L.; Bardy, G. H., New England Journal of Medicine
  • Brain lesions in newborns exposed to high-dose magnesium sulfate during preterm labor Mittendorf, R.; Dammann, O.; Lee, K. S., Journal of Perinatology
  • Special relationships between fetal inflammatory response syndrome and bronchopulmonary dysplasia in neonates. Mittendorf, R.; Covert, R.; Montag, A. G.; elMasri, W.; Muraskas, J.; Lee, K. S.; Pryde, P. G., Journal of perinatal medicine
  • Association between lenticulostriate vasculopathy (LSV) and neonatal intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH). Mittendorf, R.; Covert, R.; Pryde, P. G.; Lee, K. S.; Ben-Ami, T.; Yousefzadeh, D., Journal of Perinatology
  • Magnesium sulfate for preterm neuroprotection Mittendorf, R.; Lee, K. S.; Roizen, N. J.; Pryde, P. G., JAMA
  • The signal from the initiation of meiotic recombination to the first division of meiosis Malone, R. E.; Haring, S. J.; Foreman, K. E.; Pansegrau, M. L.; Smith, S. M.; Houdek, D. R.; Carpp, L.; Shah, B.; Lee, K. E., Eukaryotic cell
  • An association study of angiotensinogen polymorphisms with serum level and hypertension in an African-American population Wu, X.; Luke, A.; Rieder, M.; Lee, K.; Toth, E. J.; Nickerson, D.; Zhu, X.; Kan, D., Journal of hypertension
  • Association between use of antenatal magnesium sulfate in preterm labor and adverse health outcomes in infants Mittendorf, R.; Pryde, P. G.; Lee, K. S., American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Cutting edge: the NK cell receptor 2B4 augments antigen-specific T cell cytotoxicity through CD48 ligation on neighboring T cells Lee, K. M.; Bhawan, S.; Majima, T.; Wei, H.; Nishimura, M. I.; Yagita, H.; Kumar, V., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)
  • Expression of CD28 by bone marrow stromal cells and its involvement in B lymphopoiesis Gray Parkin, K.; Stephan, R. P.; Apilado, R. G.; Lill-Elghanian, D. A.; Lee, K. P.; Saha, B.; Witte, P. L., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)