David Lessman, MD is a non-operative Sports Medicine physician for patients of all ages and specializes in acute and overuse injuries of the adolescent athlete as well as concussion management. He is board-certified in Pediatrics and Primary Care Sports Medicine.
Dr. Lessman received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. He received his medical degree from The Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University. He then completed a Pediatrics residency at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Park Ridge, IL prior to a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, IL in the Family Medicine department. He is currently a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. Dr. Lessman is a team physician for the Seattle Thunderbirds hockey team and will be working with high schools in the Renton area. Outside of medicine, Dr. Lessman enjoys being with his wife and two sons. He loves baseball, football, hockey, and being on the water.