Dr. Steve K. Lee, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

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About Dr. Steve K. Lee, MD


Dr. Lee is Chief of the Hand and Upper Extremity Service at Hospital for Special Surgery, a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and is an orthopedic...


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the hand, wrist, and elbow
  • Brachial plexus surgery
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Conditions requiring microsurgery and reconstruction
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Dupuytren’s
  • Fractures and dislocations of the hand, wrist, forearm, and elbow
  • Ganglions
  • Hand and wrist ligament injuries
  • Hand tendon reconstruction
  • Hand, wrist, forearm, elbow fracture fixation
  • Microsurgery
  • Nerve decompression
  • Nerve injuries to the brachial plexus and all peripheral nerves in the arms, hands, legs
  • Nerve repair and reconstruction
  • Pediatric (congenital) deformities
  • Radial tunnel syndrome
  • Tendon lacerations and injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tetraplegia
  • Trigger finger
  • Wrist ligament reconstruction


  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Neuropathy
  • Pain
  • Peripheral Neuropathy

Languages Spoken

  • English



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Insurance Plans Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus - Individual Network ONLY (Not Medicaid)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth GHI

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Dr. Steve K. Lee, MD

Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • 1993 Duke University School of Medicine


  • Yale New Haven Hosp, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bridgeport Hospital/Yale University Program

Board Certifications

  • ABMS, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000, Certificate of Added Qualifications, Hand Surgery, 2006


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Primary Location

523 East 72nd Street, 4th Floor

New York, NY 10021

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31 Hudson Yards, 10th Floor

New York, NY 10001

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Admitting Hospitals

  • Hospital for Special Surgery

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