William B. Stetson
Dr. Stetson is an award-winning orthopaedic surgeon who is double board certified in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine. He is the Olympic Team Doctor for the USA Men’s and Women’s Indoor Volleyball Teams and is a sports medicine, arthroscopy and trauma specialist with an expertise in the surgical reconstruction of complex shoulder, knee, elbow and ankle injuries He has over 25 years of teaching experience as a volunteer clinical professor of orthopaedic surgery at Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center where he teaches the residents orthopaedic surgery and arthroscopy. He is the author of over 50 peer reviewed papers and book publications and has over 100 national and international presentations. He graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) with honors (Phi Beta Kappa, Student Athlete of the Year and Two Time NCAA All-American Volleyball Player) and from the USC Keck School of Medicine with honors. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center where he had extensive experience in trauma and reconstructive surgery. He then did a one-year fellowship in sports medicine and arthroscopy where he trained under the leaders in arthroscopic surgery at the Southern California Orthopaedic Institute (SCOI). In 2007 Dr. Stetson received the NCAA Silver Anniversary Award given to only 6 former NCAA student-athletes every year who have gone on to distinguish themselves in their respective non-athletic careers 25 years after graduation. He has traveled all over the world teaching other surgeons’ arthroscopic surgery and founded his own non-profit Operation Arthroscopy. He has been named one of “America’s Top Orthopedists” for 15 straight years by the Consumers’ Research Council of America. He has also just been selected to the 2022 Southern California Super Doctors List. This marks the 11th time in a row he has been selected and he is now part of the Super Doctors Southern California Hall of Fame.