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Prof Lee is a British Regeneration Orthopaedic Surgeon. He is a consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in the NHS and visiting professor of sports medicine with the School of Sport and Exercise Science, College of Social Science, University of Lincoln. He has a MSc in Sports Medicine and PhD in medical cell engineering and surgical fellowships in regenerative medicine. As an expert in the field of regenerative medicine, Professor Lee is internationally recognised as the ICRS teaching centre of excellence for cartilage and joint preservation surgery.

Combining surgery, technology, engineering and medical principles, Prof Lee has taken medicine to the next level with Single Treatment Autologous Chondrocyte implantation (STACi), Golden Steps Knee Replacement, SPAIRE hip replacement, Same day hip replacement, Tendon saving ACL surgery and regeneration injections.

He regularly performs treatment to bone, joints, cartilage and meniscus with extensive knowledge of the latest biomedical materials and surgical techniques. With his involvement in elite sports[1], Prof Lee has published his results in peer reviewed medical journals on the treatment of muscle injuries[2] in UK Premiership footballers, which has significantly reduced their time for recovery and return to play[3].

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As a regional surgical advisor for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Prof Lee fully engages with surgical teaching and offers support to students to develop surgical skills. Prof Lee embraces the use of digital technology, currently working with the school of computer science to build artificial intelligence and deep learning models in musculoskeletal regenerative medicine. As the medical director of MSK Doctors, he has established a network of doctors, surgeons, physios and scientists to form the ENRICH-MSK partnership to promote education and research in MSK regeneration and sports medicine.

Over the past few years, he has achieved many research grants. His research interests range from cartilage research, muscle injuries, Actovegin therapy to digital patient engagement and consent.

Prof Lee is a Key Opinion Leader in Regeneration, Actovegin, Cartilage Cell Therapy, Sports injuries, Joint replacements, General Trauma. His passion for teaching and medical education has led to his involvement with many medical schools, universities, royal colleges and postgraduate teaching organisations internationally. He has also acted as Expert Witness for many medical-legal cases for negligence and personal injuries.

Qualifications
MBBch, MFSEM (UK), MSc (Sports Med), PhD, FEBOT, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Since 2018

Medical  Director

MSK Doctors

The Keep Clinic, MSK House, OPEN MRI

Since 2017

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

NHS England

2016

CCT

GMC

Trauma and Orthopaedic surgery

Since 2018

Harley Street Consultant

Harley Street, London Sports Injuries Clinic, London Cartilage Clinic, MSK Doctors

2016-2017

Health Foundation, Q NHS

Management

Clinical Entrepreneur Fellow, 

Community Member, Quality Improvement 

2015-2016

BOA

Management

Clinical Leadership Fellow

2015

FRCS (T&O)

Fellowship

Royal college of Surgeons of Edinburgh 

2014

PhD

Postgraduate

(Medical Engineering) Cardiff University

2011

MSc

Postgraduate

(Sports and exercise Medicine) UWIC 

2014

FEBOT

Fellowship

European Board of Orthopaedic Trauma

2013

Prince 2

Management

Practitioner 

2009

MFSEM

Membership

Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine UK 

2008

MRCS

Membership

Royal College of surgeons of Edinburgh

2005

MBBch

Undergraduate

Cardiff University