Lee M. Reichel, MD

Orthopedics
Arm/ElbowHand
4.8of 5 | (827) | View Reviews
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Accepting new patients Available at Multiple Locations Ages seen from 0 to 99

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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). 

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.

Elbow Surgery

Elbow Surgery

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. 

Nerve Surgery

Nerve Surgery

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. 

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

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.

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.

    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.

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
    • Associate Professor, Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin
    • Active Member of the Orthopedic Trauma Association (OTA)
    • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
    • Active Member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
    • Active Member of the American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS)
    • Member, Travis County Medical Society
    • Completed an Orthopedic Trauma Association Accredited Fellowship at the University of Minnesota (St. Paul), 2015
    • Completed a Hand & Microvascular Surgery Fellowship at the University of Washington (Seattle), 2010
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2003
    • Authored or Co-authored multiple book chapters on Orthopedic problems in leading textbooks
    • Published over 20 peer reviewed publications (19 in PubMed)
    • Associate Editor (past): Journal of Hand Surgery
    • Consultant Reviewer: Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and the HAND Journal
    • "Super Doctors" Texas Monthly, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
    • Austin Monthly, Top Doctor, 2020, 2021, 2022 
    • Austin Statesman, Best of the Best, Orthopedist, 2020

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on the helpfulness of the doctor's nurse and/or medical assistant (MA)

4.8out of 5
  • December 1, 2022

    Dr. Reichel took time with me and answered my questions. Other staff were helpful and professional.

  • December 1, 2022

    This practice is just super. I couldn't be happier about my care, and the results of the surgery.

  • November 30, 2022

    All staff was very friendly

  • November 29, 2022

    I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Reichel. He is always informative and made me feel comfortable about my surgery!

  • November 28, 2022

    They saw me right away and did my x-rays first so that Dr. Reichel could review them with me and send me on my way.

  • November 24, 2022

    Satisfied

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