Jonathan Shing-Jih Lee


Clinician and cat lover

Dr. Jonathan Shing-Jih Lee is an internal medicine specialist who provides primary care.

Lee's research investigates professional burnout among physicians and medical support staff. Previously, he studied ways to improve the quality of care for common medical conditions, including pneumonia. He is also a consultant with UCSF's Lean Transformation Office, which aims to enhance care through measures such as deepening staff involvement and strengthening the focus on patients' needs. He teaches about quality improvement and participates in related initiatives throughout UCSF Medical Center.

Lee earned his bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering at Duke University. He then earned his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he also completed a residency in internal medicine. He completed a fellowship in primary care research at UCSF.

Lee is a member of the Society of General Internal Medicine.

  • Education

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2011

    Duke University, BS, Biomedical Engineering, 2000

  • Residencies

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Internal medicine, 2015

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Primary Care Research, 2017

  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

I believe in patient-centered care and encourage my patients to be active participants in their own care.

Clinics I work with

General Internal Medicine at Post Street

1545 Divisadero St., First and Second Floors
San Francisco, CA 94115

My reviews


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Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
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Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
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Knew the important information about your medical history
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The provider showed respect for what you had to say
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The provider spent enough time with me
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