Specialties

Orthopaedics (Board certified since 2011)

Sports Medicine (Board certified since 2012)

At a Glance

  • 2007 Started practicing
  • 10 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 0 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Lee

Dr. Gregory H. Lee is an orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has earned an added certification in orthopaedic sports medicine.

Dr. Lee received his BA and MD from Northwestern University as part of the Honors Program in Medical Education. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Rush University Medical Center, which appears regularly on US News and World Report’s list of top orthopaedic surgery departments. Following his residency training, he performed a prestigious sports medicine fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, California, where he helped provide medical care for the Lakers, Dodgers, Angels, Ducks, Kings, and Galaxy.

Since 2008, Dr. Lee has been in practice in the Atlanta metro area. He has served as the head orthopedist and team physician for Life University. In addition, he has participated as a tournament orthopedist for the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament, the AVP Atlanta Open Beach Volleyball Tournament, and the World Football Challenge. Dr. Lee’s other recognitions include multiple patients’ choice awards demonstrating his commitment to knowledgeable and trustworthy care in treating members of the community.

While Dr. Lee treats recreational, high school, collegiate, and professional athletes, he also enjoys caring for patients from all walks of life. He uses evidence based medicine and the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques to facilitate an expedient return for his patients to their chosen sport or activity in the most cost-effective manner.

My Clinical Interests

  • ACL surgery
  • arthroscopic surgery
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cartilage Reconstruction/Repair
  • cartilage transplant
  • elbow
  • Elbow Surgery
  • knee surgery
  • patella stablization
  • shoulder
  • Shoulder Decompression
  • Shoulder Labrum Repair (SLAP)
  • shoulder rotator cuff sx
  • sports medicine
  • tendon/ligament injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • wrist
  • Wrist Surgery

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL
2002

RESIDENCY

Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
2007

FELLOWSHIP

Kerlan Orthopedic Clinic, Los Angeles, CA
2008

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Active Fellow

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), Active Member

Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), Active Member

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Major Publications

GH Lee, O Limpisvasti, MC Park, MH McGarry, TQ Lee, LA Yocum. Revision Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction Using a Cortical Suspension Button Fixation Technique. Am J Sports Med 2010; 38:575-580.

N Ghodadra, GH Lee, P Kung, BT Busfield, DK Kharrazi. Distal Clavicle Fracture as a Complication of Arthroscopic Distal Clavicle Resection: A Case Report. Arthroscopy 2009; 25: 929-33.

GH Lee, BT Busfield, M Carrillo, R Ortega, FD Kharrazi. The Supraspinatu Distension Sign: An Indicator of Supraspinatus Integrity. Arthroscopy 2009; 25: 617-619.

AT Ferry, GH Lee, R Murphy, AA Romeo, N Verma. A Long Head of Biceps Tendon Rupture in a Professional Fast Pitch Softball Player: A Case Report. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2009; 18: e14-17.

GH Lee, A Kumar, EM Berkson, N Verma, BR Back, NJ Hallab. A Biomechanical Analysis of Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Constructs After Multiple Freeze-Thaw Cycles In a Cyclic Loading Model. J Knee Surg 2009; 22: 111-113.

GH Lee, P McCulloch, BJ Cole, CA Bush-Joseph, BR Bach. The Incidence of Acute Patellar Tendon Harvest Complications for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Arthroscopy 2008; 24: 162-166.

BT Busfield, GH Lee, M Carrillo, R Ortega, FD Kharrazi. Subacromial Pain Pump Use With Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: A Prospective Study of Complications in Five-Hundred and Eighty-Three Patients. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2008; 17: 860-862.

GH Lee, JS Kapotas, WW Virkus. Arthroscopically Assisted Minimally Invasive Intraarticular Bullet Extraction: Indications, Technique, and Results. J Trauma 2008; 64: 512-517.

EM Berkson, GH Lee, A Kumar, N Verma, BR Back, NJ Hallab. A Cyclic Loading Analysis of Rotated Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Constructs. Am J Sports Med. 2006; 34:1442-1449.

GH Lee, JG Khoury, JE Bell, JA Buckwalter. Adverse Reactions to Osteoset Bone Graft Substitute: Incidence in a Consecutive Series. Iowa Orthop J. 2003; 22: 35-38.

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

Emory at Spivey Station
7823 Spivey Station Blvd
Jonesboro, GA 30236
  • 404-778-3350
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL
2002

RESIDENCY

Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
2007

FELLOWSHIP

Kerlan Orthopedic Clinic, Los Angeles, CA
2008

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Active Fellow

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), Active Member

Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), Active Member

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Major Publications

GH Lee, O Limpisvasti, MC Park, MH McGarry, TQ Lee, LA Yocum. Revision Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction Using a Cortical Suspension Button Fixation Technique. Am J Sports Med 2010; 38:575-580.

N Ghodadra, GH Lee, P Kung, BT Busfield, DK Kharrazi. Distal Clavicle Fracture as a Complication of Arthroscopic Distal Clavicle Resection: A Case Report. Arthroscopy 2009; 25: 929-33.

GH Lee, BT Busfield, M Carrillo, R Ortega, FD Kharrazi. The Supraspinatu Distension Sign: An Indicator of Supraspinatus Integrity. Arthroscopy 2009; 25: 617-619.

AT Ferry, GH Lee, R Murphy, AA Romeo, N Verma. A Long Head of Biceps Tendon Rupture in a Professional Fast Pitch Softball Player: A Case Report. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2009; 18: e14-17.

GH Lee, A Kumar, EM Berkson, N Verma, BR Back, NJ Hallab. A Biomechanical Analysis of Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Constructs After Multiple Freeze-Thaw Cycles In a Cyclic Loading Model. J Knee Surg 2009; 22: 111-113.

GH Lee, P McCulloch, BJ Cole, CA Bush-Joseph, BR Bach. The Incidence of Acute Patellar Tendon Harvest Complications for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Arthroscopy 2008; 24: 162-166.

BT Busfield, GH Lee, M Carrillo, R Ortega, FD Kharrazi. Subacromial Pain Pump Use With Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: A Prospective Study of Complications in Five-Hundred and Eighty-Three Patients. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2008; 17: 860-862.

GH Lee, JS Kapotas, WW Virkus. Arthroscopically Assisted Minimally Invasive Intraarticular Bullet Extraction: Indications, Technique, and Results. J Trauma 2008; 64: 512-517.

EM Berkson, GH Lee, A Kumar, N Verma, BR Back, NJ Hallab. A Cyclic Loading Analysis of Rotated Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Constructs. Am J Sports Med. 2006; 34:1442-1449.

GH Lee, JG Khoury, JE Bell, JA Buckwalter. Adverse Reactions to Osteoset Bone Graft Substitute: Incidence in a Consecutive Series. Iowa Orthop J. 2003; 22: 35-38.