Dr. Lederman is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and board certified in sports medicine. Dr. Lederman is an expert in arthroscopic and orthopedic surgery, and sports medicine. He earned his medical degree in 1989 at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, and completed residency in orthopedic surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin and affiliated hospitals in 1995. Dr. Lederman took fellowship training in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine at the prestigious American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama.
Dr. Lederman has been practicing in Phoenix, Arizona since 1996. He has years of experience with specialty training in sports medicine, arthroscopic and minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Lederman specializes in disorders of the shoulder including advanced techniques for rotator cuff repair, shoulder instability repair, acromioclavicular joint repair and primary and revision shoulder replacement including reversed replacement. Dr. Lederman also specializes in knee arthroscopy and ACL reconstruction.
He has lectured on sports medicine topics and shoulder reconstruction for various universities and organizations across the country and has participated in research in the sports medicine field throughout his career. He regularly teaches labs on Arthroscopic surgery and Shoulder replacement surgery.
Dr. Lederman serves as head team physician for the WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury and is the Arizona team physician for the Milwaukee Brewers. He is a consulting physician for Arizona State University and Phoenix Suns, and has cared for athletes at all levels of participation.
He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Sports Medicine Institute Fellowship Society, Arizona Orthopedic Society, Maricopa County Medical Society and the Western Orthopedic Association. Dr. Lederman is from Los Angeles, California.