Dr. Joseph Lawrence Lelli MD Surgeon

Dr. Joseph Lelli is a surgeon in Detroit, Michigan. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Michigan and Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center-Dearborn. He received his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Children's Hospital of Michigan and one of 34 at Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center-Dearborn who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

St Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1992

University of Missouri at Kansas City
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1992 - 1994

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Minimally invasive surgery of the lung: lung biopsy, treatment of spontaneous pneumothorax, and pulmonary resection.
Langenburg, S.E., Lelli, J.L.

Management of fulminant dissecting cellulitis of the scalp in the pediatric population: Case report and literature review.
Arneja, J. S., Vashi, C. N., Gursel, E., Lelli, J. L.

Computer-assisted robot-enhanced laparoscopic fundoplication in children.
Knight, C. G., Lorincz, A., Gidell, K. M., Lelli, J., Klein, M. D., Langenburg, S. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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