Lee Reichel, MD

Lee M. Reichel, MD

Orthopedics
Arm/ElbowHand
4.8of 5 | (806) | View Reviews
About our provider ratings

Accepting new patients Available at Multiple Locations Ages seen: 0 - 99 Joined ARC: 2015

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About Lee M. Reichel, MD

  • In his free time, Dr. Reichel enjoys going for walks with his wife and children, cooking, and reading.

I am committed to providing the highest quality, individualized, and compassionate Orthopedic care. I strive to listen to patients and place myself in their position. Together, we can plan treatments that relieve pain and improve function, enabling patients to return to the activities they enjoy.

Services

Carpal Tunnel Release

Carpal Tunnel Release

Carpal tunnel release is a surgery used to treat and potentially heal carpal tunnel syndrome, which can be caused by injury, such as a sprain or fracture, repetitive use of a vibrating tool, or even a congenital predisposition (something that runs in families). 

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Cubital Tunnel Release

Cubital Tunnel Release

Cubital tunnel syndrome happens when the ulnar nerve, which passes through the cubital tunnel (a tunnel of muscle, ligament, and bone) on the inside of the elbow, becomes inflamed, swollen, and irritated.

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Elbow Surgery

Elbow Surgery

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Hand and Wrist Arthritis Treatment

Hand and Wrist Arthritis Treatment

Hand and Wrist Fracture Care

Hand and Wrist Fracture Care

Hand Surgery

Hand Surgery

An ARC orthopedic hand surgeon can diagnose, treat, and monitor your rehabilitation quickly and effectively. Our orthopedic surgeons’ goal is to help improve function and reduce pain in your daily life, whether it’s caused by a new or old sports injury, arthritis, or repetitive use. 

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Nerve Surgery

Nerve Surgery

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Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

ARC Orthopedic surgeons provide leading-edge, comprehensive care in the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of Orthopedic conditions, including total joint replacement and sports medicine. 

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Orthopedic Trauma

Orthopedic Trauma

Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Tendon Surgery

Tendon Surgery

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Trigger Finger Release

Trigger Finger Release

Trigger finger is a condition in which the tendon sheath becomes inflamed and thickened and prevents the smooth extension or flexion of the finger or thumb. The finger may lock or "trigger" suddenly.

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Locations & Hours

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    ARC Far West
    6835 Austin Center Blvd
    Austin, TX 78731
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    512-346-6611 Fax: 512-406-7315

    Mon-Fri: 7:00am - 9:00pm
    Sat: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm

    Mon - Fri: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

    Sat & Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm

    Call 512-346-6611 for an appointment. Last appointment is 30 minutes before closing.

    COVID-19 Curbside Testing

    Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 7:00pm (Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm)

    Sat & Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm (Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm)

    Mammogram Hours

    Monday and Tuesday: 7:30am - 4:00pm

    Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

    Thursday and Friday: 7:00am - 3:30pm

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    ARC Medical Park Tower Orthopedics
    1301 West 38th Street Suite 102
    Austin, TX 78705
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    512-454-4561 Fax: 512-406-7330

    Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    Sat-Sun: Closed
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    ARC Round Rock
    940 Hesters Crossing Road
    Round Rock, TX 78681
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    512-244-9024 Fax: 512-406-7342

    Mon-Fri: 7:15am - 9:00pm
    Sat: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm

    Mon - Fri: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

    Sat & Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm

    Call 512-346-6611 for an appointment. Last appointment is 30 minutes before closing.

    COVID-19 Curbside Testing

    Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 7:00pm (Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm)

    Sat & Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm (Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm)

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Medical School
    State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, 2004
  • Fellowship
    University of Washington Hand Surgery Fellowship, Seattle, WA, 2010
    University of Minnesota Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship, St. Paul, MN, 2015
  • Residency
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Houston, TX, 2009
  • Education
    B.S. in Biochemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1999
  • Professional Positions
    • Active Member of the American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS)
    • Active Member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
    • Active Member of the Orthopedic Trauma Association (OTA)
    • Associate Editor (past): Journal of Hand Surgery
    • Associate Professor, Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin
    • Authored or Co-authored multiple book chapters on Orthopedic problems in leading textbooks
    • Consultant Reviewer: Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and the HAND Journal
    • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
    • Member, Travis County Medical Society
  • Awards & Honors
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2003
    • Austin Monthly, Top Doctor, 202020212022 
    • Austin Statesman, Best of the Best, Orthopedist, 2020
    • Completed a Hand & Microvascular Surgery Fellowship at the University of Washington (Seattle), 2010
    • Completed an Orthopedic Trauma Association Accredited Fellowship at the University of Minnesota (St. Paul), 2015
    • Published over 20 peer reviewed publications (19 in PubMed)
    • "Super Doctors" Texas Monthly, 2017, 2018, 201920202021

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on "Did the healthcare provider or doctor provide the care you expected?"

4.8out of 5
  • January 26, 2023

    Everyone was friendly and the doctor was very knowledgeable and had a great bedside manner. From A-Z a great experience. I would highly recommend

  • January 25, 2023

    All was okay

  • January 24, 2023

    Dr Reichel was very attentive and took his time answering my questions. Very personable and easy to talk with.

  • January 24, 2023

    Dr. Reichel and his staff were knowledgeable, efficient and friendly.

  • January 24, 2023

    Dr. Reichel was wonderful. He took the time to really listen, ask me questions, & seemed to make a point of looking at me. He also made sure I understood the next step in my progress. I felt so good when I left because I felt he really cared.

  • January 23, 2023

    The visit was short. I especially appreciated ho see the dr. Asked about my overall health when i was concerned about my trigger finger. I received information about trigerfinger and will implement the suggestion I received on line. Looking forward to see the results.

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