Dr. Lee Diehl, MD

Dr. Lee Diehl, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Lee Diehl, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.

3643 N Roxboro St

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(919) 471-9622

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Diehl performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Joint Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Knee Sprain
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Diehl's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Diehl "I have focused my training and professional practice on Orthopaedic Sports Medicine for over 20 years. I have worked with athletes of all ages and abilities - from little league, prep school and weekend warriors to the collegiate, professional and olympic level - to keep them in the game. I have extensive experience as a civilian and military 'team physician' and work with each person to understand, diagnose, and treat their activity limiting problems with or without surgery. This is my passion"

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.

Education

  • Colorado State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • David Grant Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Unc Chapel Hill Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Chicago Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Diehl has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Diehl's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Diehl to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Diehl's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My husband saw him because he was having BAD shoulder pain. After trying meds and injections Dr. Diehl did surgery on it and then sent him to therapy for a while. He fixed it!! Dr. Diehl knows what he is doing! He is very nice and professional and so is his staff!
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