Providers / Dr. Yong Lee, MD


Dr. Yong Lee, MD

Adult Psychiatrist


Yong Lee, MD, is a board-certified adult psychiatrist serving the Desert Ridge community of Phoenix, Arizona, at Serenity Mental Health Centers.

Dr. Lee received his undergraduate degree in behavioral biology at the prestigious Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. He then earned his medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore. After finishing his internship in internal medicine at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC, he went on to complete the world-renowned psychiatry residency program at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Dr. Lee is board-certified in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Highly respected in his field, he has been recognized with several awards for his integrity, timeliness, and compassion for patients. 

He has more than 25 years of advanced mental health treatment experience and has also worked with veterans at the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services (VA) for many years. He has a track record of helping thousands of patients throughout his career in a variety of clinical settings, including outpatient, inpatient, and day treatment. Dr. Lee has also served as a psychiatric consultation liaison to other physicians. 

Dr. Lee offers the most cutting-edge mental health treatments and technology at Serenity Mental Health Centers, helping his patients overcome complex mood and anxiety disorders and achieve their potential.

He knew from an early age that he wanted to be a psychiatrist where he could serve others. That’s why he enjoys making his patients feel welcome and hopeful about positive changes at Serenity Mental Health Centers.



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Serenity Mental Health Centers
Located in Arizona, Utah, and Colorado