Daniel D. Lee, M.D.

Daniel D. Lee, M.D.

Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Spinal Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Scoliosis

Dr. Daniel D. Lee was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Columbus, Ohio. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with Distinction in 1993 from Stanford University, California. Dr. Lee then received his Doctor of Medicine Degree at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine in 1997. Internship and Residency in Orthopedic Surgery were completed at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan, New York from 1997-2002. While in residency, Dr. Lee trained at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital in New York, Harvard’s Children’s Hospital in Boston, and Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. He also participated in the care of multiple professional sports teams including the New York Jets and New York Rangers. His Spine Subspecialty Fellowship was completed at John Hopkins University Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland under Dr. John P. Kostuik, the past Chairman of Spine and Orthopedic Surgery.

Dr. Lee pursued a degree in Medical Acupuncture graduating from New York Medical College in 2002. He practices Ear, Hand, Meridian, and Element based acupuncture, as well as, electroacupuncture and moxibustion. Dr. Lee is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is currently a member of the North American Spine Society and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Lee’s spine interests include degenerative, traumatic, and deformity/scoliosis spinal pathologies, as well as, complex reconstructions and revision spine surgery. In addition he has published peer reviews on these topics, and has authored chapters in several spine textbooks including Frymoyer’s The Adult Spine: Principles and Practice.

Dr. Lee is a former Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Naval Reserve. He also enjoys spending time with his family and friends. Dr. Lee also enjoys complex fracture care as seen in trauma hospitals in Las Vegas. Dr. Lee has been a valued member of Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center since August of 2003.

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Office Locations

Northwest/Las Vegas