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Cutting Edge Care

Dr. Steven Lee is a New York City based orthopedic surgeon, hand specialist, and sports medicine expert who is changing the face of orthopedic medicine.  He actively is developing innovative treatments and surgical approaches to afford patients the best care possible.  He is also a leader in the orthopedic community, not only in New York City but also nationwide. 




  • Chief - Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City

  • Associate Director of the Nicholas Institute of Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma (NISMAT), NYC

  • Board certified and double fellowship trained in Hand/Upper Extremity as well as Sports Medicine

  • Member of the American Orthopaedic Association

  • New York Times Super Doctor Hall of Fame (2008-present)Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2014- present),  NY Magazine Best Doctor (2014-present)

  • Internal bracing is a surgical technique that Dr. Steven Lee pioneered to make multiple orthopedic procedures stronger, more efficient, and afford patients a faster recovery.

  • Dr. Steven Lee utilizes his Internal Brace techniques in hand, wrist, elbow, and ankle procedures. He teaches these techniques to fellow orthopedic surgeons nationwide.

  • Leader in innovative, minimally invasive surgery such as the Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel release, Wrist Arthroscopy, and Elbow Arthroscopy


Stem Cell & Ortho-Biologics

An alternative treatment to surgery for tendonitis, partial ligament tears, and arthritis.

Stem Cell Therapy:



Internal Brace

A technique developed by Dr. Lee that affords patients stronger surgical repairs and faster recoveries.



Minimally Invasive Surgery

Dr. Steven Lee is an expert on minimally invasive surgery.  He instructs these techniques to fellow surgeons nationwide and is one of only a few doctors in Manhattan using these innovative approaches. 


  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release

  • Wrist Arthroscopy

  • Elbow Arthroscopy

  • Shoulder Arthroscopy

  • Knee Arthroscopy

  • Ankle Arthroscopy

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