Leslie Schwendeman, MD - The Orthopaedic Surgery Center

Leslie Schwendeman, MD

Specialties: Hand and Elbow Surgery

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About Me

Born and raised in Lancaster, Ohio, Dr. Schwendeman graduated from The Ohio State University. After completing his residency at the University of Pittsburgh where he met Youngstown native Dr. Joseph Stefko, he moved to the area and fulfilled the need for a hand and upper extremity surgeon. Hand and Upper Extremity fellowship-trained, Dr. Schwendeman specializes in carpal tunnel surgery, distal radius fractures, tendon ruptures or lacerations, nerve and vessel injuries, arthritis, nerve compression and tendonitis, and elbow replacement surgery.


Undergraduate: Muskingum College, Summa Cum Laude, New Concord, Ohio

Graduate: The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio

Postgraduate Training:
Internship and Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of General Surgery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Research Fellow: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedics, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hand Surgical Associates, Cincinnati, Ohio

Board Certifications:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Patient Reviews

"I had a great experience with. Dr. Schwendeman. He was excellent with my hand surgery. I felt comfortable and confident from the consult visit. My hand looks great and the incision is not detectable!"

- Alicia F.

"Dr. Schwendeman is great and so is his staff! I recently had surgery and I am very pleased with the outcome."

– Michele S.

"Everything was efficient and professional. All the people were pleasant and skilled. Could not imagine a better experience. I had a procedure done on my hand. The problem was solved. I have no problems with it and very minimal scar tissue."

– Robert R.

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8591 Crossroads Drive
Youngstown, OH 44514


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1695 Niles-Cortland Road, N. E.
Warren, Ohio 44484


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8551 Crossroads Drive
Youngstown, Ohio 44514
Phone: 330-758-1065


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