Dr. Lewis B. Lane, MD

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Dr. Lewis B. Lane, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

North Shore University Hospital 611 Northern Blvd Ste 200, Great Neck, NY 11021 Get Directions
(516) 723-2663

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In the fall of 2011 Dr. Lane joined the fulltime department of NSLIJ. He sees patients at University Orthopaedic Associates...   Read More

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      in Oak Beach, NY |
      Would highly recommend Dr Lane. I had surgery on my hand and have seen him for follow ups. HIs professionalism and kindness made it a lot easier.
      in Asheville, NC |
      Dr. Lane reconstructed my hand in 1995 with a 14 hour surgery to remove a malignant cyst from my left wrist. He saved my life. The cancer was aggressive. It was a terrifying experience for me. Well, over 20 years later, I need a tune up. The first one. I broke a screw and 1/2 of it is being removed April 13 2016. I will never forget his kindness, patience and eagerness to make things right. His staff as well. Thank you Dr. Lane, the doctors here in NC are amazed at what you did! Theresa Wolf
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      He explained everything made me feel I was in great hands...
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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      • Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Ankylosing Spondylitis
      • Arthritis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chondrocalcinosis
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • De Quervain's Disease
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Dupuytren's Contracture
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Fracture
      • Herniated Disc
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Disorders
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Limb Pain
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lupus
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteopenia
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylitis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Systemic Chondromalacia
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Tendonitis
      • Trigger Finger
      • Wrist Disorders
      • Wrist Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Arm Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • De Quervain's Release
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Elbow Tenotomy
      • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
      • Excision of Radius or Ulna
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
      • Hand Reconstruction
      • Hand Surgery
      • Hand Tendon Repair
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee Replacement
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Neuroplasty
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Steroid Injection
      • Tendon Surgery
      • Trigger Finger Release
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Wrist Fusion
      • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
      • Wrist Replacement

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        Malpractice Claims

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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

      Education

      • Medical School
        Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

        Graduated in 1974

      • Internship Hospital
        New York Presbyterian Hospital/weill Cornell Med Center

        Completed in 1975

      • Residency Hospital
        Hospital Special Surgery

        Completed in 1979

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Hospital Special Surgery

        Completed in 1976

        Roosevelt Hospital

        Completed in 1980

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Lane's Care Philosophy

      In the fall of 2011 Dr. Lane joined the fulltime department of NSLIJ. He sees patients at University Orthopaedic Associates in Great Neck. His clinical practice is confined to Surgery of the Hand, which is the specialty that cares for the hand and wrist. Dr. Lane is committed to the best possible care of patients with hand and wrist problems in a compassionate and respectful manner.