Dr. William I. Sterett, MD

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Male • Age 54

108 S Frontage Rd W Ste 300
Vail, CO 81657
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Anthony Summit Medical Center
340 Peak One Drive
Frisco, CO 80443
Vail Valley Medical Center
181 West Meadow Drive
Vail, CO 81657

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Vail Summit Orthopedics
Vail Summit Orthopedics
108 S Frontage Rd W Ste 300
Vail, CO 81657
Vail Summit Orthopedics
1140 Edwards Village Blvd Ste B105
Edwards, CO 81632
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    Dr. Sterett's Experience

    Dr. Sterett's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Articular Cartilage Repair
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Osteotomy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Ligament Reconstruction
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Patella Tendon Repair
    • Quadriceps Tendon Repair
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    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Cartilage Degeneration
    • Cartilage Tear
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Congenital Dislocation of Patella
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
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    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Meniscus Injuries
    • Meniscus Tear
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patella Dislocations
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Sports Injuries of the Knee
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Sterett

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Colorado.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California-Davis Medical Center
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    University Of California-Davis Medical Center
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ao Trauma Fellowship Bern, Switzerland and Hanover, Germany
    Complete in 1994
    Steadman Hawkins Clinic
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    Univeristy Of California, San Diego
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sterett & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Sterett's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Sterett has admitting privileges:

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    • Saint Anthony Summit Medical Center

    • Vail Valley Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sterett

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sterett to family and friends

    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 21 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Sterett
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Sterett accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Cofinity
    • CorVel
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
    • Three Rivers Provider Network
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Worker's Compensation
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    Office Locations

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    Vail Summit Orthopedics
    108 S Frontage Rd W Ste 300
    Vail, CO 81657
    (970) 476-7220 (Office)
    (970) 479-9166 (Fax)
    B
    Vail Summit Orthopedics
    1140 Edwards Village Blvd Ste B105
    Edwards, CO 81632
    (970) 569-3240 (Office)
    (970) 569-3260 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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