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Dr. Sam Lee is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the section of Pediatric Cardiology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH). The ACH Jonesboro Clinic is Dr. Lee’s primary practice location.
Dr. Lee attended medical school at Augusta University, or the Medical College of Georgia, followed by a residency in Internal Medicine\Pediatrics at Loma Linda Medical Center. A fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology was completed at Children’s Hospital of Richmond.
In 2019, Dr. Lee made Arkansas his home when he became the first pediatric cardiologist with a full-time practice in Jonesboro. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, sub-board Cardiology. Dr. Lee’s primary areas of interest are outpatient cardiology and exercise physiology, with research interests in exercise performance improvements of athletic adolescents.
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The HLA (Tissue Typing) laboratory supports the clinical solid organ transplantation programs for the state of Arkansas.
Cardiothoracic Surgery services a full spectrum of pediatric heart surgeries, including complete repairs, palliative surgeries and heart transplantation.
The Electrophysiology Program offers specialized care for children who may have heart rhythm problems, such as arrhythmias, or children with pacemakers or other implantable devices.
Learn about the exceptional cardiology care that Dr. Sam Lee provides at the Arkansas Children's Jonesboro Clinic.
Every day at Arkansas Children’s Heart Institute, we strive for excellence, and our outcomes prove it. Under the direction of nationally renowned pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Brian Reemtsen, the Heart Institute achieved a remarkable 100% surgical survival rate last year, including transplants.
Every day at Arkansas Children’s Heart Institute, we strive for excellence, and our outcomes prove it. Our pediatric specialists combine world-class expertise with state-of-the-art technology to care for our most important patient: your child.
Dr. Harrison Cobb, pediatric cardiologist at ACNW, answers questions about children's heart health.
Starting a heart-healthy routine with your child while they are young creates building blocks for a hearty future.
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