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Brian Lee M.D.
Primary Specialties

Physician Bio

Brian Lee, M.D., is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in arthroscopic and open surgery of all conditions of the shoulder and elbow including arthritis, tendon disorders, fractures, and instability. Dr. Lee completed his undergraduate and medical school education at the University of Southern California as part of the combined baccalaureate-MD program. He remained at the University of Southern California to complete his residency in orthopaedic surgery, after which he went on to complete his fellowship in shoulder and elbow surgery at the Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University.

Dr. Lee is actively involved in research and has published and presented numerous papers, abstracts, and book chapters in the field of shoulder and elbow surgery. Dr. Lee is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He was recently elected to the American Shoulder and Elbow Society and serves as faculty for the sports medicine fellowship and shoulder/elbow reconstruction fellowship at Kerlan-Jobe.

Dr. Lee is an orthopaedic consultant for the PGA Tour and has been named as a Leading Physician of the World in 2016 and 2017.

Clinical Areas

  • Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Separation
  • Anatomic Shoulder Replacement
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Biceps Tear/Disorder
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Instability
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Olecranon Fracture
  • Pectoralis Rupture
  • Proximal Humerus Fracture
  • Radial Head Fracture
  • Reverse Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Dislocation and Instability
  • Shoulder & Elbow Arthritis
  • Shoulder & Elbow Fracture
  • Shoulder & Elbow Pathology
  • Ultrasound Guided Injection
  • Listed as a Leading Physician of the World in 2016
  • Selected as Super Doctor
  • Orthopedic consultant for the PGA Tour

Recognition & Accolades

  • Member, American Shoulder Elbow Society
  • Attending Staff, Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic Adult Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction Fellowship

In the Media

Midshaft Clavicle Fractures: The Saga Continues
July 19, 2017

Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Podcast
July 2017

Complication Rates in the Reconstruction of Acute Acromioclavicular Joint Dislocations

March 4, 2016

Research & Special Projects

Curriculum Vitae