Dr. William Mitchell Jr, MD

Dr. William Mitchell Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. William Mitchell Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Wellesley Hills, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

65 Walnut St Ste 440

Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

Contact Information

(781) 235-7700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 91% of peers

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13  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

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

66  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
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Shoulder Blade
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • 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
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylitis
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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43  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Penn State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • St Lukes Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Ny Ortho Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St Lukes Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Us Military Acad
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mitchell Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mitchell Jr's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mitchell Jr to family and friends
48 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Mitchell Jr's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I've had 3 surgeries with Dr. Mitchell. Two rotator cuff, pitching injuries in 2000 and 2004. As well as a knee meniscus in 2010. All were very successful and I was able to continue pitching for 17 years after my first surgery.
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Dr. Mitchell has provided me with superb surgical care. After 45 years of commercial fishing he replaced both knees & repaired both shoulders. He is highly skilled, thoughtful and compassionate. He always made his diagnosis of my orthopedic problems after making a physical examination,...and...more
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I would recommend DR Mitchell to anyone in need of the best SURGON ANYWHERE HE OPERATED ON MY ANKLE 10 YEARS AGO SEVERE BRAKES HAD TO PUT MULTPLE SCREWS I DONT EVEN HAVE ANY ARTHRITIS AT ALL HE IS THE BEST
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I do not recommend Dr. Mitchell to anyone. He provided one-sided and even false information to convince me that I needed knee surgery. The surgery he performed on my knee was not necessary and could have been avoided with proper therapy. As a matter of fact, my knee is worse off than before the...more
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Dr. Mitchell had helped me with a surgical ACL repair on one knee back in 1994. Last year, he performed surgery on my Achilles area of my heel. Both procedures were successes and I have always felt in the best of care with Dr. Mitchell. I love to be active and like to garden, ride a bike, and...more
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