UNM Eye Center
UNM Eye Center

MSC 10 8000
1600 University Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Brick Building at NE corner of street light

Phone: (505) 272-2553
Fax: (505)925-4785

Shelly Lee, M.D.


Assistant Professor

Clinical Specialty:

  • Retinal Diseases
  • Vitreo-retinal Diseases and Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Disease
  • Age-related Macular Degeneration


  • AB
    Harvard University
    Cambridge, MA
  • Doctor of Medicine
    Duke University School of Medicine
    Durham, NC
  • Residency (Ophthalmology)
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center
    San Antonio, TX
  • Fellowship (Uveitis and Ocular Immunology)
    Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health and Sciences University
    Portland, OR
  • Fellowship (Vitreo-retinal)
    Yale University
    New Haven CT


American Board of Ophthalmology (Board Certified)

Research Interests:

  • Diabetic Macular Edema
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Uveitis
  • Immunotherapeutic Drugs
  • Intraocular Drug Delivery
  • Traumatic Retinal Detachments
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Shelley Lee, MD

Shelly Lee, MD