Dr. Steven Lyons, MD

Dr. Steven Lyons, MD

Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Steven Lyons, MD is an adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1993 and specializes in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hip surgery, and more.

909 N Dale Mabry Hwy

Tampa, FL 33609

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lyons "I treat patients like family and would not do anything to my patients that I would not do to my own parents."

3  Specialties

  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Bunion
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hip Subluxation
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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23  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Total Joint Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Loyola University Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • The University of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients Choice Award in Orthopaedic Society, 2008-2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Lyons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lyons' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lyons to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Lyons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I had both knees replaced in 2/2015 & the other in 7/2015 with such wonderful results! I have received outstanding medical care under Dr. Lyons & his staff, especially Jeanette & Bianca. His team does everything possible to ensure the best possible outcome. Today, I am moving very well, totally...more
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Cindy, what a wonderful compliment to Dr. Lyons and his team. We are pleased to hear you are back to a pain free lifestyle. Thank you for recommending us to your friends and family members!

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Dr. Lyons is a great surgeon. He is very exacting and precise in his explanations. His office staff of Jeannette and Bianca are second to none. He did a wonderful job and knee is getting better almost every day. There is a bad day here and there. So far so good. Rehab results are different for...more
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Thank you for the kinds words Capt. Gary Howe. We are pleased to hear that Dr. Lyon's team has treated you with excellent patient care. We will be thinking about you during your road to full recovery.

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Horrible staff and Dr. Steven Lyons was even worse. How is it possible to come into a room without saying a hello and not even look at your face??!! Then we called to schedule due to my fathers pain and I get the run around. Do not go to this office.
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I had total left knee replacement surgery February 2016. Prior to surgery we discussed post surgery expectations, to play golf and ride a bicycle, he said that should be okay. I was better off prior to surgery than after surgery. On 7/28/16 during my last office visit, we reviewed expectations...more
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He did a total knee replacement for me but couldn't recall my case at the end of the day. He apparently does a lot of these but it's a shame to feel as though you are just one of many. I have had a difficult recovery and he's really only been interested in the post-op x-ray as proof that he did his...more
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