Dr. Steven J Lee MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Steven Lee is an orthopedic surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 102 doctors at Lenox Hill Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests: Scapholunate and scaphoid injuries, TFCC tears, Hand/Upper extremity fractures and dislocations, Arthroscopy, Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release, Minimally invasive surgery, Elbow ligament and tendon surgery, Shoulder dislocations and separations, Rotator cuff and labral tears, PRP - Platelet Rich Plasma, Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Lenox Hill Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital & Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994–1998

Lenox Hill Hospital
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 1999–2000

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1998–1999

Medical College of Pennsylvania
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

America's Top Orthopedists, Consumer's Research Council

Mentorship of the Year Award, Lenox Hill Hospital
2010

Mentorship of the Year Award, Lenox Hill Hospital
2014

NY Magazine's Best Doctor, NY Magazine
2014

Teacher of the Year Award, Lenox Hill Hospital
2003

Teacher of the Year Award, Lenox Hill Hospital
2009

Top Doctor, Castle Connolly's
2013

Top Doctor, Castle Connolly's
2014

Publications & Presentations

Is valgus unloader bracing effective in normally aligned individuals: implications for post-surgical protocols following cartilage restoration procedures.
Orishimo KF , Kremenic IJ , Lee SJ , McHugh MP , Nicholas SJ

The effect of distal clavicle excision on in situ graft forces in coracoclavicular ligament reconstruction.
Kowalsky MS , Kremenic IJ , Orishimo KF , McHugh MP , Nicholas SJ , Lee SJ

Correction of posterior shoulder tightness is associated with symptom resolution in patients with internal impingement.
Tyler TF , Nicholas SJ , Lee SJ , Mullaney M , McHugh MP

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