An orthopedic surgeon board certified and fellowship trained in sports medicine, Dr. Lee specializes in arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, hip, and knee, including ACL reconstruction. His expertise includes rotator cuff and labral repairs of the shoulder, meniscus repairs, arthroscopic procedures of the hip, as well as arthroscopic surgery of the elbow and ankle. A graduate of New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Lee received residency training in orthopedic surgery at New York Medical College and the University of South Florida and completed his post-residency fellowship in sports medicine at Aspen Sports Medicine Foundation in Colorado. He subsequently practiced at Indiana University Health in Bloomington and later at Lake Huron Medical Center in Michigan, serving as attending physician in general orthopedics and sports medicine. Throughout his medical career Dr. Lee has applied his expertise to serve college and high school athletes both on and off the field. He’s dedicated to treating individuals of all ages, getting them back to the activities they most enjoy. When he’s not serving patients, Dr. Lee enjoys spending time with his family as well as skiing, golfing, and other outdoor activities.
Surgeons dealing with the musculoskeletal system are called orthopedic surgeons. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means in order to treat musculoskeletal trauma, injuries caused by sports , degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, as well as congenital disorders.
Orthopedic doctors specialize in diagnosis and treatment of the musculoskeletal system including any problems with bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves.
Specialists who involved in preventing, diagnosing and treating injuries related to participating in sports and/or exercise, specifically the rotation or deformation of joints or muscles caused by engaging in such physical activities