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Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • Male • Age 62

2050 Versailles Rd
Lexington, KY 40504
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Dr. Lester's Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Ukhealthcare Good Samaritan Hospital
310 S Limestone
Lexington, KY 40508

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Cardinal Hill Outpatient Clinic
Cardinal Hill Outpatient Clinic
2050 Versailles Rd
Lexington, KY 40504
Kentucky Family Practice
KENTUCKY BACK CENTER
803 Meyers Baker Rd Ste 120
London, KY 40741
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    Dr. Lester's Experience

    Specialties

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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    Procedures Dr. Lester Performs

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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
    • Bursitis
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Phantom Limb Pain
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Spondylitis
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    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    West Virginia University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Charleston Area Med Center
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    Charleston Area Med Center
    Complete in 1981
    University Ky
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lester & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Lester's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.3
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    3.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lester to family and friends

    3.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Lester's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Lester

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.1 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Cardinal Hill Outpatient Clinic
    2050 Versailles Rd
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 254-5701 (Office)
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    Kentucky Family Practice
    KENTUCKY BACK CENTER
    803 Meyers Baker Rd Ste 120
    London, KY 40741
    (606) 878-1219 (Office)
    (606) 877-1195 (Fax)
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    LEXINGTON BACK AND NECK CLINIC
    2343 Alexandria Dr Ste 225
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 224-2006 (Office)
    (859) 224-7005 (Fax)
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