Debbie Lee

Debbie Lee, MD

Position Attending Physician
Joined staff in 2021

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About Me

About Me

Debbie Lee, MD, is a physiatrist who sees patients at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Musculoskeletal Medicine group. Her primary clinical focus is in non-operative management of spine and musculoskeletal condition. She performs interventional spine procedures in fluoroscopy, as well as peripheral joint and nerve injections under ultrasound.

Dr. Lee is dedicated to providing compassionate, holistic and team-oriented patient care. She values the time spent with her patients, and is committed to developing an individualized treatment plan that will allow patients to return to functioning and doing activities they enjoy with less pain.


Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

355 East Erie Street

Chicago, IL 60611

Education & Training



    2004 - 2008
    University of Pennslyvania Bachelor of Science, Nursing
    2010 - 2011
    Bryn Mawr College Post-baccalaureate Premedical Program
    2012 - 2016
    Stony Brook University School of Medicine
    Internship, Residency & Fellowship


    New York University Winthrop Hospital
    Shirley Ryan AbilityLab / McGaw Medical Center
    University of Colorado

Honors & Awards

  • Walter E. Heller Chief Resident Award
    Chief Resident, 2019
  • 1st Place, Sarah Baskin Annual Research Day

Professional Affiliations

  • Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP)
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
  • Spine Intervention Society (SIS)