Dr. William Bennett, MD

Dr. William Bennett, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. William Bennett, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

1250 S Tamiami Trl Ste 303

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

(941) 953-5509

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Runner's Knee
very high
more than 93% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Bennett'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. Bennett "Regenerating the Youth in You! Shoulder and Knee Specialist. www.bennettorthosportsmed.com"

10  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Rehabilitation Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

75  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Wake Forest University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Tx Med School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Los Angeles Orthopedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Honors, 1984
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1983
  • Surgical Scholars, 1986
  • Magna Cum Laude, 1984
  • Masters Arthroscopy Intsructor, 1990-1992
Media & Publications
  • Cv,
  • WLSS, 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bennett's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bennett to family and friends
35 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Bennett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I have been a patient of Dr. Bennett’s for the past two years and have recommended him to everybody I know that needs orthopedic treatment . Two years ago I chose to go to him because of his reputation for minimally invasive surgery (not always rushing to full knee replacement) and his use of the...more
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very professional and focused. excellent results with the surgery and rehab. I had the PRP procedure and would recommend it and Dr. Bennett to anyone.
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Dr. Bennett is an exacting diagnostician and brilliant surgeon. He performed arthroscopic surgery to repair my torn rotator cuff and I opted to have PRP treatments to inhance both the cellular repair of my rotator cuff and my knee as well. I'm now pain free and back to playing golf again. Dr....more
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I highly recommend Dr. Bennett. I came to him with an ACL/meniscus tear. He performed outpatient surgery and my knee is better than it was before the injury. Recovery was very quick.
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Dr Bennett was always on time and very professional dealing with. My knee surgery went great with very minimal amount of pain. The healing process was very short. Totally would recommend Dr Bennett to anyone
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