Mark C. Lee, MD, is an Orthopedic Surgeon and Division Head of Orthopedics at Connecticut Children’s. Dr. Lee’s areas of expertise include deformities of the spine in children, adolescent and young adult hip disorders, and pediatric and adult orthopedic trauma.


Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Un


Brown University


Rhode Island Hospital

Texas Scotish Rite Hospital for Children

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

  • 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

Locations for this Doctor

Exterior photo of Hartford Hospital Bone and Joint Institute (31 Seymour St.)

Connecticut Children’s Orthopedics – Hartford

31 Seymour Street
Hartford, CT06106
United States

Exterior view of 105 Newtown Road in Danbury

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Danbury

105-A Newtown Road
Danbury, CT06810
United States

Exterior view of 310 Western Boulevard in Glastonbury

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Glastonbury

310 Western Boulevard
Glastonbury, CT06033
United States

Exterior view of 399 Farmington Ave in Farmington

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Farmington (399 Farmington Ave.)

399 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT06032
United States

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Most Recent Comments

February 2, 2024
Dr Mark Lee was just awesome. Very thorough and reassuring. Great doctor
February 2, 2024
Dr. Lee was thorough in sharing his assessment and recommendations. He was patient and responsive to all of our questions.
February 2, 2024
I am grateful for Dr. Lee and would definitely recommend him and his office to anybody.
January 1, 2024
This is my second time seeing Dr. Lee and he is so easy to talk to, he seems humble, considering he's a surgeon, he spends a lot of time with you, he explains things very simply. He talks directly to the patient and makes sure they feel comfortable and have the knowledge they need.
December 12, 2023
Dr Lee was respectful of my questions and explained things so well. I loved that he spoke directly to my child and made sure she understood what was happening.
December 12, 2023
Extremely knowledgeable and explained everything very well. Excellent physician.
December 12, 2023
We have visited this office several times for various reasons. Each time I am there I am so impressed by the high level of care and expertise
November 11, 2023
Doctor Lee name should put like a banner in the sky he show that it's doesn't matter your circumstances that person should be treated with respect, may God gives him long life good health and strength, I appreciate everything he did for my child and other staff member
November 11, 2023
Dr Lee was very helpful, kind and informative. He provided information in a way we could understand and was empathetic to the situation for the parents (especially mom) as our newborn daughter was put in a pavlik harness
October 10, 2023
We had a great experience. Both Dr. Lee and the Nurse/PA took plenty of time to discuss our concerns and provide explanations, as well as thoroughly communicated an action plan. I left very impressed.
September 9, 2023
Dr Lee was amazing!
September 9, 2023
Explained everything really well and answered all my questions.
September 9, 2023
Again, we love Dr. Lee. He's professional and empathetic and a great listener.
September 9, 2023
Dr. Lee has an excellent bedside manner and my daughter is very comfortable with him.
August 8, 2023
My daughter and I adore Dr. Lee. She has been with him since birth. I have a lot of respect for his bedside manner. He always includes [...] in the conversation and does not mind spending time to answer questions/Concerns.What a gem.!
August 8, 2023
I was pleasantly surprised at how kind and thorough everyone was from check in to check out. Wonderful experience. [...]
August 8, 2023
August 8, 2023
Can't say enough good things
June 6, 2023
Dr. Lee was so kind and patient while being informative and reassuring.
May 5, 2023
We met with Dr. Lee & his resident. It was the best doctor's visit I have ever had for my child! They were both thorough, professional, personable, friendly, positive & fantastic with my kids! They both deserve to be recognized & appreciated for the incredible doctors that they are! I'm very impressed & they exceeded my expectations!