The Quatela Center Welcomes Facial Plastic Surgeon Dr. Heather Lee
Quatela Center for Plastic Surgery

Dr. Heather Lee, a highly-trained facial plastic surgeon, has joined Dr. Vito Quatela, and Dr. William Koenig of the Quatela Center for Plastic Surgery in Rochester, NY.  Dr. Lee specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive facial surgery and hair restoration procedures.

“We are thrilled to have Dr. Lee officially join our plastic surgery practice as a practicing physician.  Her surgical ability and exceptional bedside manner led us to offer her the opportunity to join our practice after her fellowship, and we know she is the perfect addition to the Quatela Center,” said Dr. Vito Quatela.

“With the growth of our business over the past few years, we knew we wanted to add another surgeon specializing in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.  Dr. Lee adds a younger physician’s perspective to our organization.  She will be an excellent complement to what we currently offer patients, allowing us to continue to provide exceptional care,” stated Dr. William Koenig.

Dr. Lee graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences and Biochemistry from the University of Pennsylvania, while also completing a minor in Asian American Studies.  She continued at the University of Pennsylvania to obtain a Master’s degree in Biotechnology before returning to her home state of Kentucky to study medicine at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, where she graduated cum laude.  Dr. Lee received several awards of recognition as a medical student and resident, including awards for Outstanding Performance and Excellence in Otolaryngology and a research award from the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville.

Dr. Lee completed a five-year residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery in Louisville before her selection into the AAFPRS Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship at the Quatela Center with Dr. Vito Quatela.  Specializing in both aesthetic and functional procedures, Dr. Lee performs a variety of surgical and nonsurgical options including facelift, cosmetic and functional rhinoplasty, forehead lift, injectable fillers, Mohs repair, hair restoration procedures, cosmetic and functional blepharoplasty, and trauma and reconstructive surgery.  She is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Academy of Otolaryngology.

To learn more about Dr. Lee and/or the Quatela Center for Plastic Surgery, visit or call (585) 244-1000.