Dr. Lee’s practice encompasses a broad range of venous disease – from cosmetic spider veins and hand veins to complicated varicose veins. Most treatments are performed at her office including the most advanced “no stripping” treatment like the Closure (or now ClosureFAST) procedure. The office based approach translates into safer and more expeditious care for patients, avoiding hospitalization and the risk of general anesthesia. Patient financial responsibility is also reduced when hospital and/or anesthesia service is eliminated.
Dr. Lee has more than 10 years experience in microinjections and offers the most gentle sclerotherapy treatment of unwanted spider veins prominent hand veins using "asclera". Asclera does not cause burning discomfort which is commanly seen with saline injections.
Dr. Lee also provides aesthetic treatment for facial wrinkles with Botox cosmetic and Dermal Fillers such as Radieese, Restylane, and Juvederm. Dr. Lee personally performs all these injections and delivers accurrate and natural results while maximizing patients comfort with her gentle touch.
About Mimi Lee, MD:
Dr. Mimi Lee (Moyuen Mimi Lee) is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is also certified in vascular sonography (RVT & RPVI) and is leading Arkansas in minimally invasive vein treatments. Dr. Lee is also a member of American College of Phlebology which is a medical society with a mission to improve the standards of practice and patient care related to venous disorders. A graduate of the University of Florida with Phi Beta Kappa honor, Dr. Lee received her medical degree from University of Miami where she was also expertly trained as a surgeon.
- In 2001, she was the FIRST physician in Arkansas to perform “CLOSURE” ablation treatment for varicose veins.
- She also consulted with medical directors and has been instrumental in getting local insurance companies such as Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield and Municipal Health to recognize the endoluminal ablation or Closure procedure as a treatment option for varicose veins.
- She has performed more than 1800 Closure procedures and enjoys a large referral base of physicians and established patients from Arkansas and neighboring states.
She has been featured in Arkansas Democrat Gazette, KARK’s Arkansas Showcase, and FOX 16 news. . As an experienced clinician, Dr. Lee’s clinic is also a training center that provides education and observational opportunities for visiting physicians for the Closure procedure and Sclerotherapy.
Spider Veins / Hand Veins Sclerotherapy
The ClosureFAST® procedure for Varicose Veins:
Relief of symptoms
-Short recovery with minimal or no scarring, bruising or swelling
-Resume normal activity within 1-2 days
-Local anesthesia with mild sedatives
-Many patients also see cosmetic benefits (individual cosmetic results may vary)
-Botox and Dermal Filler Treatment