Dr. Levi Harrison earned his medical degree at The University of California at Davis, School of Medicine and completed fellowship at the internationally renowned Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center in Indianapolis. He completed his Orthopedic Surgery residency in Los Angeles where he now resides and evaluates patients. His practice is a center of excellence for sports related upper extremity and shoulder injuries as well as hand rehabilitation.
He has a specialization in hand and wrist trauma and fracture care. He also provides exceptional care in the areas of repetitive stress injury (RSI), work-related injuries, athletic injuries, and aesthetic, restorative hand function procedures. This particular specialization makes his practice one of California’s premiere orthopedic centers, which serves individuals from a multitude of professions including elite athletes, police officers, firefighters, civil servants, veterans, professional Gaming/ eSports athletes, celebrities, technology specialists, musicians, chefs, stunt/ parkour pros, fitness trainers, healthcare professionals and many more.
While providing patients with his Orthopedic expertise, Dr. Levi also provides patients with dynamic weight loss, nutrition and fitness strategies, which are uniquely created to cater to each patient’s circumstances and personal health history. He has also transferred this knowledge to his comprehensive health and fitness book, “The Art of Fitness: A Journey to Self Enhancement.”
Common Conditions Treated
- Trigger Finger
- Nerve Injuries
- Tendon Injuries
- Rotator Cuff Injuries
- Ganglion Cysts/ Tumors
- Repetitive Stress Injuries
- Amputations Of Fingers & Hands
- Scar Revision
- Joint Replacement
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Dupuytren’s Contracture
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
- Traumatic Hand, Wrist & Elbow Injuries
In The Media
Dr. Levi also provides his expertise to a multitude of media outlets and non-profit organizations. In 2015, Dr. Levi served as the Medical Director of Healthy Athletes at the Special Olympics World Games LA 2015, providing medical oversight to over 6,500 Special Olympics athletes from across the globe. His volunteerism and involvement with the Special Olympics World Games LA2015 led to Dr. Levi’s appointment as a board member for West Coast University, one of California’s premier schools for medical professionals. He also garnered the nomination, and was awarded the “People of Distinction Humanitarian Award”, which was presented on Capitol Hill.
He has also appeared as a medical authority on The Dr. Oz Show, CNN, Fox TV, Studio 11 LA and the KTLA Morning News. Dr. Levi has also been featured in multiple gaming communities including: Yahoo Games, Kotaku, Geek & Sundry, Vice’s Motherboard, Machinima, IGN XM Radio and countless others for his groundbreaking work in preventing repetitive stress injury in the competitive eSports community.
His innovative stretches, strengthening and rehabilitative techniques for repetitive stress and sports injuries can be found on his YouTube Channel @DrLeviharrison, where he has accrued millions of views and thousands of subscribers.
In his own words, Dr. Levi says, “My mission is to heal, restore and rejuvenate with compassion and integrity. I am grateful to provide clinical and surgical excellence to support my patients as they return to an improved quality of life.“