Dr. Ronald Lehman Jr, MD

Dr. Ronald Lehman Jr, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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47 y/o
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Dr. Ronald Lehman Jr, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

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51 W 51st St Ste 370

New York, NY 10019
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Scoliosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Lehman Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lehman Jr "Dr. Ronald A. Lehman, Jr. is a nationally recognized expert in the treatment of adult and pediatric spine conditions. He specializes in cervical spine, cervical disc arthroplasty/replacement, myelopathy and radiculopathy, as well as pediatric and adult spinal deformities including scoliosis, kyphosis, revision spinal surgeries and minimally invasive (MIS) applications for deformity surgery. Dr. Lehman also focuses on Minimally Invasive Spine surgery (MIS) of the cervical and lumbar spine, and spinal tumors/cancer of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lehman Jr "We are committed to delivering not only the very best care, but an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient and spine condition specific.  By performing every operation of the spine, Dr. Lehman is adept at discussing the risks and benefits of each type of procedure, and tailors the operation to the patient and their conditions; as every patient is truly unique."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complex Spine Disorders
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Craniocervical Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Spinal Disorders
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Torticollis
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33  Procedures

  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Operative Spine Treatment
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Total Disc Replacement
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • United States Military Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lehman Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lehman Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lehman Jr

4.9

Based on 121 reviews

5 Stars
96.69421487603306%
(117)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0.8264462809917356%
(1)
1 Star
2.479338842975207%
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Dr. Lehman performed surgery on me with Dr. Vitale and I can't say enough great things about both of them. They both explained everything very clearly and made it very easy for me. They knew what they needed to do and it was successful.
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When I began the process of looking for a surgeon, Dr Lehman was the first I visited with. After the initial consultation I knew I came to the right man. I didn’t bother with a second opinion. He did the surgery Aug 30th, it is now Oct 8th and I am feeling better every day. All the pain I had...Read More
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Dr. Lehman is a very empathetic and caring physician who takes the time to explain your condition and consider all options before recommending surgery. He is incredibly skilled, and I would trust him treat my spouse or family any day. You will not regret setting up an appointment with this great...Read More
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I came to see Dr. Lehman due to my scoliosis and from the start he helped me feel relaxed and confident in getting the surgery. My family and I felt very comfortable around Dr. Lehman. During my three day stay in the hospital, the doctor checked up on me as frequently as he could and helped us stay...Read More
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I had a lot of pain before surgery. I couldn’t stand up or walk, my quality of life was poor. After my surgery my pain wasn’t there anymore, I could stand up longer and walk further. Dr. Lehman explained what he was going to do and answered my questions, he told me the risk and outcomes so I was...Read More
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