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Mark C. Lee, MD

Division Head, Orthopedics 

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Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group

Meet Mark C. Lee, MD


BS, Yale University, 1997
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2001
General Surgery, Brown University, 2001
Orthopedics, Brown University, 2002-2005
Orthopedic Trauma, Brown University, 2006-2007
Pediatric Orthopedics, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2007-2008

Faculty Appointment

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Deformities of the spine in children, adolescent and young adult hip disorders, pediatric and adult orthopaedic trauma

Selected Publications

  • Lee MC, Solomito M, Patel A, Supine MRI Cobb Measurements for Idiopathic Scoliosis are Linearly Related to Measurements from Standing Plain Radiographs, Spine 2013 May 15;38(11):E656-61.

  • Lee MC, Solomito M, Thomson J, Smith B, Ounpuu S. Loss in Spinal Motion from Inclusion of a Single Mid-Lumbar Level in Posterior Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis, Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Oct 15;38(22):E1405-10.

  • Presciutti S, Karukanda T, Lee MC. Management decisions for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis significantly affect patient radiation exposure. Spine J. 2013 Dec 10.

  • Pensak MJ, Lee MC, Bayron JA, Thomson, JD, Utility of Early Post-Operative Radiographs after Posterior Spinal Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis, Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Apr 1;39(7):E450-4.

  • Chaudhry S, Kang K, Lee MC. Reinforcing a spica cast with a fiberglass bar. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2015 Nov;44(11):E423-6.

  • Lee, MC. Perpectives. To Culture or Not to Culture, J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2015 Mar 18; 97 (6): e32.

  • Lee, MC. Perpectives. The Distance from Bench to Bedside, J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2015 Dec 18.

  • Lee, MC Bracing for thoracolumbar Spine Trauma, Text of Spinal Orthotics, Editor: B Lin, In Press

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