Dr. Benjamin Williams, MD

Dr. Benjamin Williams, MD

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Dr. Benjamin Williams, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.

82 S 1100 E Ste 303

Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Williams performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Wrist Fracture
very high
more than 94% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Williams's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Williams "I believe in taking the time to listen to my patients. I try to treat patients conservatively when possible, but when surgery is necessary I try to explain exactly what needs to be done and what can be expected following surgery."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Williams does not have any board certifications listed.

69  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
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55  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Fort Wayne Med Edu Prog
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Williams has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Williams has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Williams' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Williams to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Williams' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Back In 2014 (it is 2018 now)my sick scafoid bone(from falling on it in Volleyball) cracked in half. It was painful to even move my hand at all. Another doc said I’d have to go straight to a scafoid removal and 4 corners. But Ben did a vascular bone graft and put a screw in the cracked sick bone....more
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I was referred to Dr. Williams from the ER due to a severely impacted wrist fracture in October 2017 while in UT. Dr. Williams is a very excellent surgeon and I was 100%+ satisfied with the surgery he performed. My bones healed perfectly and today I have an incredible range of motion even after...more
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I recently had trigger finger surgery with Dr. Williams. I couldn't be more pleased with his work. After two cortisone injections, it was recommended that I have surgery to repair my finger. Dr. Williams was able to do the surgery in his office under local anesthesia. It was nice to be awake during...more
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Recently I had a bad case of Carpal and Cubital tunnel syndrome. After seeing Dr, Williams he suggest that surgery was the only way to relieve the numbness in my hands and elbows. After surgery Dr. Williams gave me a personal call to see how I was doing the next day. I have to say that after...more
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I had Dr. Williams do carpal tunnel surgery on my left had 6 months ago. As soon as the anesthetic wore off, the painful numbness has not returned. I had carpal tunnel and trigger thumb surgery last Friday. The numbness from the carpal tunnel problem is gone and the annoying and sometimes...more
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