Internal Medicine
Derek Lee

Derek Lee, MD

  • Class of 2023
Derek Lee
  • Post-Residency

    Outpatient Internal Medicine Sanford Health, Sioux Falls, SD
  • Medical School

    University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate School

    University of South Dakota Vermillion, SD
  • Hometown

    Elk Point, SD
  • My interests/hobbies outside of medicine are...

    table top board gaming, photography, and travel.

  • On the weekends I'm usually...

    spend time with the family.

  • My favorite place in South Dakota is...

    Yankton, SD.

  • My favorite thing to do in Sioux Falls is...

    to visit Falls Park.

  • My favorite place in Sioux Falls to get a meal or grab a drink is...

    Carnival Brazilian Grill

  • I chose this program...

    because it’s a smaller program with great attendings.

  • What do you get/benefit from by choosing this program over another, similar program?

    I want to work in Eastern South Dakota, so I can make great connections.

  • What's the best perk of the program?

    Only one month in, and I’ve already had lots of great variety and learning opportunities.

  • What's one thing you want a prospective resident to know about this program?

    You will have a great opportunity, with solid leadership and knowledgeable attendings, who readily share their experiences.