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Dr. Stephen Lemos
President & Chair of Detroit Sports Medicine Foundation


Dr. Lemos is Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He serves as President and Chair of DMC Sports Medicine and as Program Director of the DMC Detroit Sports Medicine Fellowship.

At the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Lemos matriculated into the MD PhD program where he received his Masters and PhD from the Department of Veterinary Science and his MD from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine. Dr. Lemos then completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Vermont and a sports medicine fellowship at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. 


Dr. Lemos is a Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeon who specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee, and ankle.  Dr. Lemos performs many advanced orthopaedic and sports-focused surgical procedures, including UCL reconstruction (“Tommy John”) Surgery, Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair, Total Shoulder Arthroplasty, Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction, MAKOplasty (partial knee replacement), Knee Replacement, and Ankle Stabilization.

Dr. Lemos serves as Head Team Physician for the Detroit Tigers and is a consultant to the Detroit Red Wings.

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