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Lee Pace, MD

About James Lee Pace, M.D

  • Director, Elite Sports Medicine @ Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
  • Founding Member and Steering Committee Chairman, Meniscus Replacement, Conservation and Repair (MERCuRE) Group
  • Patellofemoral, Knee and Hip Specialist

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J. Lee Pace MD is an orthopedic surgeon and orthopedic sports medicine specialist. Dr. Pace has broad experience in clinical practice as well as research. He provides treatment for children and adults with joint issues, sports injuries, and many other problems.

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publications & presentations

  • Pace JL, Wahl CJ. Arthroscopy of the Posterior Knee Compartments: Neurovascular Anatomic Relationships During Arthroscopic Transverse Capsulotomy.

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  • Vogel LA, Pace JL. Trochleoplasty, Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction and Open Lateral Lengthening to Treat Patellar...

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  • Trentacosta N,Pace JL, Metzger M, Michalski M, Nelson T, Polakof L, Mandelbaum BR.

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Honors & Awards
  • Top Doctor
  • hartford
  • wsoa
  • super-doctor
  • aossm
  • top-doctors2
Advanced Techniques In ACL reconstruction

The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a frequent victim of injury among athletes and non-athletes alike. If this ligament is torn, most people, especially young and active people, benefit from surgery to restore the ligament.

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Patient Testimonials
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    Dr. Pace is a caring Doctor who cares about all his Patients. He takes time to talk to the parents, patients and all his Operating Surgical Team before, during and after any surgical procedure. Commun...
    Anna
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    Not only is Dr. Pace one of the most intelligent and passionate physicians in medicine, but he genuinely cares about others. He is the best!
    Todd
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    I have worked in the operating room with Dr. Pace as a circulating RN. He is an excellent surgeon who really cares about his patients.
    Jodie
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    Dr. Pace is an amazing Dr. He's very personable and talks to you not at you, he made my granddaughter feel at ease with her surgery and recovery, I can't think him enough!!!
    Sandy
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    Very personable, caring, knowledgeable, did a great job explaining to my son how he could fix his leg!
    Diane
Sports Medicine Where Does
It Hurt?
  • Knee

    The knee is a complex joint made up of different structures - bones, tendons, ligaments, and muscles.

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  • Hip

    The hip joint is the largest weight-bearing joint in the human body.

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  • Shoulder

    The shoulder is the most flexible joint in the body that enables a wide range of movements including forward flexion,

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Out of Town Patients

Dr. Pace treats patients from all over the country and abroad. Our team is happy to assist in coordinating your travel and making it as easy as possible for you to receive his care.

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  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopic Association of North America
  • posna
  • prism
  • Connecticut Childrens