William F. Scully, MD

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Board Certifications

Orthopedic surgery


Cleveland Clinic Foundation (Cleveland)


Madigan Army Medical Center (Tacoma)

Medical School

Georgetown University School of Medicine


  • Hip and knee joint replacement surgery with specialty training in robotic joint replacement surgery, anterior and minimally invasive posterior hip replacement, complex and revision hip and knee replacement surgery, and partial knee replacement surgery.
  • Knee and shoulder arthroscopic surgery, including ACL and meniscal surgery, rotator cuff repair and shoulder labral repairs, orthopedic trauma care and fracture management


-Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (FAAOS)
-Member, American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)'s Emerging Leaders Program

-Member, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)

-Member, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons (SOMOS)

-Assistant Professor of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)


Femoral Neck Stress Injuries: Analysis of 156 Cases in a U.S. Military Population and Proposal of a New MRI Classification System

Biomechanical Evaluation of Unicortical Stress Risers of the Proximal Humerus Associated With Pectoralis Major Repair

Biomechanical analysis of intramedullary vs. superior plate fixation of transverse midshaft clavicle fractures

Evolving Role of Ultrasound in Therapeutic Injections of the Upper Extremity

Medical management of fragility fractures of the distal radius

Injection-induced gluteus muscle contractures: diagnosis with the "reverse Ober test" and surgical management

"Central" quadriceps tendon harvest with patellar bone plug: surgical technique revisited

Iatrogenic nerve injuries in shoulder surgery

Glenoid component failure after total shoulder arthroplasty with migration of the component into posterior subcutaneous tissue: a case report

A simple surgical technique for subpectoral biceps tenodesis using a double-loaded suture anchor

Pseudotumor associated with metal-on-polyethylene total hip arthroplasty

Septic arthritis following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a comprehensive review of the literature

Outcomes of rectus femoris transfers in children with cerebral palsy: effect of transfer site

Ipsilateral diaphyseal femur fracture after resection arthroplasty

Allograft osteochondral transplantation in the knee in the active duty population

Preoperative predictors of length of hospital stay and discharge disposition following primary total knee arthroplasty at a military medical center

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