H. Lee Kagan, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Bachelor of Arts, Bacteriology 1970
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Master of Arts, Zoology 1971
Medical School
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY
Doctorate of Medicine 1975
Department of Medicine, Highland Hospital
Rochester, NY
Rochester General Hosptial, University of Rochester
Rochester, NY

Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians 1980-Present
American Medical Association 1980-Present
MDVIP National Medical Advisory Board Member

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Keck-USC School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine 1981-present
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, Staff Physician 1981-Present
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, Chairman, Department of Medicine 1986-2002
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, Editor, Professional Staff Bulletin 1991-1999
UCLA Molecular Biology Institute, Research Associate 1993-1994
Medical Consultant to TV Production Becker 1998-2003
Volunteer Physician, Operation Blessing Clinic, New Orleans

Honors and Awards

Outstanding Top Primary Care Physicians in the U.S., Town and Country Magazine 2000
University of Southern California School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Distinguished Teacher and Role Model Award 1995
Hollywood's Top Doctors, The Hollywood Reporter 2014

Published Works

Co-author, various articles in Blood, 1994, 1997, FASEB Journal 1999
Authored Vital Signs feature in Discover Magazine 2006
Contributing Author, Vital Signs feature in Discover Magazine 2006-present


American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Norman

    Thank you for your wonderful care over the years. It's been a great relationship for many year's. Sorry I don't live closer so I c...

  • Member: David R.

    Having Dr. Kagan as my personal physician for many years has brought a sense of security and is much appreciated by myself, my wif...

  • Member: George

    On Dec. 18, 2014 at 4AM, I awoke coughing up blood. My wife immediately said that we were going to Providence St. Joseph Emergency...

  • Member: Julia

    What can I say about my Doctor Kagan! Well I'm sure I have interrupted his dinner more then once, have called him all hours of th...