Pediatric Ear Nose and Throat
Edward R. Lee, MD is excited to join San Francisco ENT to provide care for pediatric and adult patients in the Bay Area. A UCSF fellowship-trained Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Dr. Lee’s clinical interests include hearing loss, chronic middle ear disorders, snoring and sleep issues, nasal congestion, chronic sinusitis and pediatric head and neck masses. He is well-versed in minimally invasive surgical techniques to treat a variety of disorders including cutting-edge endoscopic ear surgery. He earned his medical degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin before completing an Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Illinois. He bases his practice on patient-centered and evidence-based medicine. Dr. Lee is currently accepting new adult and pediatric patients at SF ENT’s Laurel Heights and Castro locations. Dr. Lee speaks mandarin fluently and tailors his practice to each individual patients needs. He is a member of the San Francisco – Marin Medical Society, the American Academy of Otolaryngology and the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors society.
Dr. Audrey "Lisa" Arzamendi is double board-certified in internal medicine and endocrinology. Since 2012, she has specialized in diabetes, obesity and metabolism, thyroid disease (including Hashimoto's and Graves'), polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and sex hormone disorders, adrenal and pituitary dysfunction, osteoporosis, parathyroid/calcium disorders, and thyroid and parathyroid nodules and cancers. She is highly trained in ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy of the thyroid (99% diagnostic rate).
Dr. Arzamendi is committed to safe and established medical treatments, and prides herself on staying informed about emerging therapies and research-supported non-prescription options. She is experienced working with all forms of brand-name and generic thyroid medications, and as a type 1 diabetic herself, has first-hand knowledge of nearly all available prescription and technological diabetic treatments, to best support patients in selecting their optimal diabetes treatment regimens.
Dr. Arzamendi graduated with honors from Stanford University, with a BA in Human Biology and a concentration in Health & Human Performance. She attended UC San Diego School of Medicine (receiving a federal NIH National Cancer Institute fellowship), and completed her internal medicine residency at Kaiser Pemanente’s Santa Clara Medical Center. Her endocrinology training was completed at UC Davis Medical Center. She previously practiced in California's South Bay before relocating to open her practice in Walnut Creek in 2020. Dr. Arzamendi was a Stanford varsity athlete and still enjoys running, hiking, tennis, rowing, and other outdoor activities. She loves spending time with her husband and many pets, and looks forward to being your doctor!
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI
Residency: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Illinois
Fellowship: Pediatric Otolayrngology – University of California, San Francisco