Specialties

Sports Medicine

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Physiatry) (Board certified since 2012)

At a Glance

  • 2011 Started practicing
  • 6 Years experience
  • 2 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 1 HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

About Dr. Kneer

Lee Kneer, MD is a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician with fellowship training in sports medicine. Dr. Kneer specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of acute injuries with a particular interest in the use of ultrasound to diagnose musculoskeletal injuries.

Dr. Kneer served as president of his graduating class at the Indiana University School of Medicine before completing residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Utah, where he served as chief resident. He then completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Emory University before staying on as an Assistant Professor in the departments of orthopaedics and physical medicine and rehabilitation.

Dr. Kneer currently serves as the head team physician for Dunwoody High School and North Springs Charter High School. He also serves as a team physician for the Atlanta Falcons and has provided international medical coverage for US Soccer. He is engaged in medical student and resident education, and has won multiple Teacher of the Year awards. Dr. Kneer takes pride in promoting the patient experience and has received recognition for ranking in the top 10% in patient satisfaction nationwide every quarter of his career. Dr. Kneer practices five days a week at the Emory Sports Medicine location in Dunwoody.

Dr. Kneer is an avid trail runner and lives in Atlanta with his wife, two young sons, and blue heeler, Judy.

My Clinical Interests

  • ankle
  • Ankle Fracture
  • arthritis
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • disc degeneration
  • elbow
  • facet block
  • foot
  • gout
  • hand-non sx tx
  • herniated disc
  • hip non-surgical
  • Non Op Ortho Ankle
  • Non Op Ortho Elbow
  • Non Op Ortho Hand
  • Non Op Ortho Hip
  • Non Op Ortho Knee
  • Non Op Ortho Shoulder
  • Non Op Ortho Wrist
  • Non Op Sports Ankle
  • Non Op Sports Elbow
  • Non Op Sports Foot
  • Non Op Sports Hand
  • Non Op Sports Hip
  • Non Op Sports Knee
  • Non Op Sports Shoulder
  • Non Op Sports Wrist
  • pain management
  • sports concussions
  • sports medicine
  • ultrasound

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

INTERNSHIP

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

RESIDENCY

University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Languages spoken

  • Spanish

Locations & Appointments

2 Office Location(s)

1

3903 S Cobb Dr SE
Ste 275
Smyrna, GA 30080

  • 404-778-3350
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2

4555 N Shallowford Rd
Dunwoody, GA 30338

  • 404-778-3350
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1 Hospital Affiliation(s)

3

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

INTERNSHIP

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

RESIDENCY

University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Languages spoken

  • Spanish