J. Alan Lemley, MD

Patient Satisfaction Rating: 4.7 4.7

Specializing In

Hand & Wrist

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Dr. Alan Lemley specializes in surgery of the hand and wrist. He earned his medical degree with honors at Upstate Medical University, and his bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College in 1999. His surgical internship and wrist and hand pain residency began in 2003 at the West Virginia University Department of Orthopedics where he had the distinction of being named Resident Teacher of the Year in 2008.

J. Alan Lemley, MD 4.7 4.7

Friendliness/Courtesy of Care Provider: 4.8 4.8

Care Provider explanations of problem/condition: 4.8 4.8

Care Provider concern for questions/worries: 4.7 4.7

Care Provider efforts to include in decisions: 4.7 4.7

Care Provider information about medications: 4.6 4.6

Care Provider instructions for follow-up care: 4.7 4.7

Care Provider spoke using clear language: 4.8 4.8

Time Care provider spent with patient: 4.6 4.6

Patient's confidence in Care Provider: 4.7 4.7

Likelihood of recommending Care Provider: 4.7 4.7

"Dr Lemley makes one feel very comfortable and he explains the issues in words you can understand."

"I really like Dr. Lemley. I have recommended him to two other people. He is very friendly and caring."

"Friendly, positive interactions with Dr.Lemley. He is very understanding and very skilled in his specialty."

"Quick, to the point and thorough. Very friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful in understanding my situation and the options I have going forward."



About Our Survey


Dartmouth College, Hanover NH, BA, 1999
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse NY, MD, 2003


West Virginia University, Morgantown WV
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, 2003 - 2004
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, 2004 - 2008

Orthopedic Fellowship TRAINING

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh PA, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, 2008 - 2009

The Clinical Experience

Specializing in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery.


State of New York, 2009
American Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Society Memberships

Onondaga County Medical Society

Hospital Affiliation

Crouse Hospital

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