Dr. Michael Lee, MD

Dr. Michael Lee, MD

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Dr. Michael Lee, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

5050 N Clinton St

Fort Wayne, IN 46825

Contact Information

(260) 484-8551

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Lee's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lee "Michael D. Lee, M.D., joined the staff of Ortho NorthEast in 1994 and specializes in the field of sports medicine at SportONE. A long-time resident of Fort Wayne, Dr. Lee has deep roots in our community. His introduction to Fort Wayne and ONE, began in 1964 when his father, the retired John W. Lee M.D., joined the young practice. Dr. Lee attended Fort Wayne Community Schools, ultimately graduating with honors as senior class president of R. Nelson Snider High School where he was a varsity member of the tennis, baseball and hockey clubs. Dr. Lee continued his education at Indiana University, Bloomington, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Chemistry in 1984. He went on to graduate with honors from the Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis. Dr. Lee then returned to his birthplace of Rochester, Minnesota, to complete his residency at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine. He also completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Cincinnati Sportsmedicine, Cincinnati, Ohio. Board certified by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Dr. Lee retains active memberships in the American Medical Association, the Indiana State Medical Association, the Fort Wayne Medical Society and the Indiana Orthopaedic Society. In addition, he is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma and Alpha Omega Alpha honor societies."
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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

71  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Finger
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Hyperextension
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Strain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Finger Injuries
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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44  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Resurfacing
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Reconstruction
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Indiana University, Bloomington, In
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Mn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Mn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Cincinnati Sports Medicine, Cincinnati, Oh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lee's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lee to family and friends
34 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lee'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 (23)

Dr. Lee is an exceptionally fine surgeon and doctor. He explains everything thoroughly and carefully explains the possible side effects there could be. I would recommend dr. Lee to anyone considering total knee replacement.
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Personable. Always says hello and shakes my hand. Listens to my complaints, aches,hurts and pain I’m having. Gives me all recommendations for what can be done before actual surgery which will no doubt be in a year or less.
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Highly recommend Dr. Lee and his staff for any of your Ortho needs. His bedside manner is outstanding and his staff is always professional and courteous. I leave every appointment feeling confident in the decisions he has made for my ongoing orthopedic care.
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I just had my first OV with Dr. Lee. My wife,Joyce has had nothing but the very best treatment by Dr. Lee and his staff,she had a total knee replacement. We have referred many friends and relatives to Dr. Lee. So when I made my recent visit for a sore left knee as I expected I received the...more
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he always gives the greatest care. i know no one any better and he always sees you on time. i would always recommend him. easy to schedule. clean office. friendly staff. 100% trust. explains condition well. he listens and answers questions and spends good time with you. 100% likely to recommend him...more
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