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Dr. Christopher Lee, M.D.

Dr. Christopher Lee, M.D.

General Orthopaedics
Joint replacement/Pediatrics

Undergraduate Education: University of Michigan College of Engineering 1968
Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine 1972
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Wayne State University 1976
Fellowship Training: Stanford University 1977.

Dr. Lee is a highly experienced orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee joint replacement surgery. He has performed thousands of hip and knee replacements. Dr. Lee also finds time to take care of children with a variety of orthopaedic problems such as hip dysplasia and clubfeet.

Dr. Lee has staff appointments at St. John Hospital, Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, and Beaumont Grosse Pointe Hospital. Dr. Lee is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedics Surgeons He is a member of the American Medical Association, Detroit Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Michigan State Medical Society and Michigan Orthopedic Society. He earned his undergraduate degree in engineering at the University of Michigan in 1968. He graduated from Wayne State University Medical School in 1972 and completed his orthopedic residency at Wayne State in 1976. He did advanced training in pediatric orthopaedics at Stanford Hospital, finishing that in 1977. He then taught orthopaedics at Wayne State University for four years before joining St. Clair Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in 1981. He has practiced here for the past 33 years. Dr. Lee is currently the director of the St. John Hospital Joint Replacement Center as well as being Chief of Orthopaedics as well. Dr. Lee has been recognized by his peers as one of Metro Detroit’s most respected orthopaedics specialists in Hour Detroit magazine’s annual “Top Docs” issues on multiple occasions.

In spite of a busy work schedule, Dr. Lee has raised 6 children and has 3 young children at home. His outside interests include golf (12 hcp), hockey, snowboarding and mountain climbing.


Occupational Therapy

Pediatric Orthopaedics

St. Clair Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is able to care for children and adolescents with many types of injures and conditions.


Joint Reconstruction / Hip and Knee Replacement

Pain from arthritis can often be debilitating. From the anterior total hip replacement to complete and partial knee replacement, we perform a number of highly specialized procedures to get you back to your healthy active life.



We treat all types of knee injuries in children and adults of all ages. We will do our best to get you back to your desired level of sport or activity.

Have questions? Give us a call:

St Clair Shores
586 773-1300
Macomb Township
586 416-1300