Dr. Alan Lee, MD

Dr. Alan Lee, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
36 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Alan Lee, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Folsom, CA and has been practicing for 2 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

Mercy Medical Group

1730 Prairie City Rd # 120

Folsom, CA 95630
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • MultiPlan
  • Networks By Design
  • Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 13% of peers

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Dr. Lee's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "Alan H. Lee, M.D. is a board-eligible Orthopaedic Surgeon, fellowship trained in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy. Dr. Lee received his Bachelor of Science in Biology and Economics, Master of Science in Molecular Biology and Master of Health Services Administration at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. He received his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Toledo in Ohio, and went on to complete his surgical internship at Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA. Dr. Lee then completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program/Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA, where he served as a team physician for the Boston Public Schools as well as assisted in the care of numerous professional athletes from the Patriots, Red Sox, and Bruins. He went on to complete his Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy fellowship at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA, and was one of the team physicians for the Rose Bowl Champion Stanford Football team and the PDL affiliate of the San Jose Earthquakes, the Burlingame Dragons. He speaks conversational Mandarin Chinese. Dr. Lee is a member of numerous academic societies, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He strives to utilize the most advanced surgical skills and techniques available in order to provide exemplary and personalized care to each of his patients."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "I strive to provide exemplary, individualized care to each of my patients with a simple motto - "Do what's right". While trained in the latest surgical skills and techniques, I will always initially promote a conservative, multidisciplinary approach, and offer surgical intervention only as a final option.  I am very comfortable with my surgical skill set, and will not hesitate to refer patients that I feel can be better treated by another provider, or to obtain a second opinion."

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lee does not have any board certifications listed.

67  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Compound Fracture
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Socket Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Harvard Medical School Hospitals (Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lee has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
12 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Lee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I had an emergency MCL and got right in. Dr. Lee and staff were superb with prompt, courteous and efficient service.
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This is one of the best offices I have been to. Everyone was extremely helpful and caring. His office staff went out of their way to get me the appointments I needed. They even helped me to my car...It was customer service above and beyond. Dr. Lee really listens and is very helpful and good at...more
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I have seen Dr. Alan H.Lee now for 2 months. I have arthritis in my right knee, and my left knee he fitted me with a brace. My knee keeps popping out if I don't wear the brace. He ordered an MRI, for my left knee, which I am getting this next week. He's very professional, very nice, and I would...more
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Dr. Lee was recommended after I suffered a shoulder injury. I find him to exhibit great bedside manner, highly intelligent and competent. I would certainly recommend him to friends and family and have already. Do not let his young age fool you. He is wise beyond his years and has lots to offer...more
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I was referred to Dr. Lee by one of the doctors at Stanford, who took care of me when I was in college. Doc's diagnosis was spot on, and I was able to get into surgery to fix my shoulder within a few weeks. His staff (especially Sally) is the friendliest I've experienced at a physicians office!
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