Dr. William Estes, MD

Dr. William Estes, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. William Estes, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, orthopedic surgery, and more.

851 Leonard Fulghum Dr Ste 101

Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Contact Information

(843) 971-9350

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 97% of peers
Knee Dislocation
very high
more than 97% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

100  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Estes' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Estes to family and friends
66 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

  • 5
    (56)
  • 4
    (7)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Estes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (11)

I would recommend Dr. Estes to a family member or a friend, he talked to me before and after my surgery.
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I went to another surgeon and he was very negative about me at age 71 having a ligament reattached to my elbow. My son-in-law discussed it with Dr Estes and on Monday I had an appointment with Dr Estes . Dr Estes performed the surgery on Wednesday . It is 9 days later and my arm is doing great....more
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Dr. Estes is Awesome. He repaired my tendon from Tennis elbow and just like he said, I’m good as new and playing Tennis again. The surgery was better than I was expecting. Dr. Estes is the doctor of choice for nearly every one of my friends. He has a fellowship in sports medicine. He truly...more
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Dr Estes performed a clean up of a meniscus tear and addressed the underlying issue, bad patella tracking, by performing a lateral release. I am 110% satisfied with how everything went, from diagnosis to the surgery to the follow up. Dr. Estes will be my orthopedic dr for life :)
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Dr. Estes and staff has fixed a knee problem (meniscus repair) and I am 16 days post op from a major shoulder repair (rotary cuff, bicep, labrum). Both surgeries involved excellent communication and so far remarkable results with little post op pain. Hopefully I will not need his services but if...more
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