• Orthopedic


  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Pediatrics
  • Total Joint Replacements

Care Center:

Orthopedic Physician Associates

Clinic Locations:

  • First Hill - 601 Broadway

William J. Wilson, MD For an appointment call: 206.386.2600


William Wilson, MD, is an experienced orthopedic surgeon who treats patients with injuries or conditions involving the extremities and problems due to traumatic sports injuries as well as chronic arthritis. He believes in never being too busy to listen to the concerns of every patient and explain the treatment alternatives, because a well-informed patient will always have a better treatment outcome. His combination of compassionate care and surgical expertise ensures consistently high patient satisfaction.

Dr. Wilson is a veteran of the Persian Gulf War and served on active duty in the U.S. Army as a line officer and staff orthopedic surgeon at Ft. Campbell, KY, and Ft. Lewis, WA. He and his wife have three adult children and one darling grandchild. When he is not at a hospital, he likes to golf, ski, and go fly-fishing.

Education & Fellowship

BS, U.S. Military Academy, West Point
MD, George Washington School of Medicine, with distinction and Mosby Award for Scholastic Excellence

Orthopedic surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma

Maurice Mueller Fellowship in Total Joint Replacement Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Board certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Affiliations

Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Member, King County Medical Society
Member, North Pacific Orthopaedic Society
Member, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
Member, Washington State Orthopaedic Association
U.S. Army line officer and staff orthopedic surgeon (former), Ft. Campbell, KY and Ft. Lewis, WA


Meritorious Service with 1st Oak Leaf Cluster
Army Commendation Medal with 1st Oak Leaf Cluster
National Defense Service Medal
Overseas Service Medal
Airborne Wings
Ranger Tab

Surgical Facilities

Seattle Surgery Center
Swedish Medical Center