William L. Clark, MD For an appointment call: 206.243.1100


  • Orthopedic


  • Hand, Wrist & Elbow
  • Knee
  • Pediatrics
  • Shoulder
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total Joint Replacements

Care Center:

Proliance Southwest Seattle Orthopedics

Clinic Locations:

  • Burien



William Clark, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and subspecialty certified hand surgeon. He has a clinical interest in arthroscopic surgery, joint replacement, trauma/fractures, nerve and tendon disorders, minimally invasive surgery of the wrist, elbow, and shoulder, complex hand surgery, and treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture.

As a physician, he involves patients by discussing the diagnostic and treatment options for each condition and by encouraging them to participate in making their healthcare decisions. As a surgeon, he believes his mission is to provide safe, effective surgical care while staying abreast of the latest advances and techniques. His ultimate goal is patient satisfaction because this is what makes orthopedic surgery an enjoyable and rewarding profession for him.

Services & Programs

  • Upper extremity disorders – open, arthroscopic and minimally invasive approaches
  • Dupuytrens contracture, tendon disorders, TFCC, carpal ligament tears, wrist and hand arthritis, carpal tunnel, cubital syndrome, rotator cuff tears
  • Shoulder replacement for arthritis
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee and hip replacement
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Education & Fellowship

BS, Stanford University
MD, University of Washington School of Medicine

Orthopedic surgery, State University of New York at Stony Brook

Upper extremity surgery, Harvard Upper Extremity Fellowship
Sports medicine, Orthopedic and Fracture Clinic of Eugene, Oregon

Board certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand, American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Professional Affiliations

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Member, King County Medical Society
Member, Washington State Medical Association
Member, Washington State Medical Society
Member, Western Orthopaedic Association


HealthGrades Five-Star Doctor Rating

Surgical Facilities