Randall Yee, DO, Las Vegas, Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Australia Mobile Number Database Fellowship trained in Sports Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan and The College of Osteopathic Medicine in Missouri. Dr. Yee specializes in the treatment of a variety of orthopedic conditions and performs Australia Mobile Number Database several orthopedic procedures including minimally invasive surgery of the knee and shoulder, minimally invasive total knee replacement, treatment Australia Mobile Number Database of sports injuries, fracture care and general orthopedics.
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