Practice contact
(212) 606-1026
(917) 260-4226
525 East 71st Street
2nd Floor
New York New York 10021
US
William Ricci MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Trauma Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Academic
Primary Practice: Hospital for Special Surgery - Belaire Building
Primary Hospital: Hospital for Special Surgery

Practice Contact

Office Address
525 East 71st Street
2nd Floor
New York New York 10021
US
Phone
(212) 606-1026
Fax
(917) 260-4226

Clinical Expertise

Fracture of the Arms Fracture of the Legs Fracture of the Pelvis Fracture of the Acetabulum Orthopaedic Trauma

Biography

Dr. William Ricci is Chief of the Orthopedic Trauma Service at Hospital for Special Surgery and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He is a professor of orthopedic surgery at HSS and Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Ricci specializes in the field of orthopedic trauma surgery, and has 19 years of experience, and is nationally and internationally known for his surgical expertise in treating complex fractures and complications of fractures (nonunion, malunion, infection, and osteomyelitis). Prior to returning to HSS, Dr. Ricci was on faculty at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis where he served as Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chief of the Orthopaedic Trauma Service, and Vice-Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Ricci has been recognized by his peers for his clinical care as a Best Orthopedic Traumatologist in the US as well as a Best Orthopedic Traumatologist in North America. He has been a member of Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and a Castle Connolly Top Doctor every year since 2012, a Best Orthopedic Doctor in St. Louis since 2009, and has been selected as one of "America's Top Physicians" by the Consumers' Research Council of America. He has won awards for resident teaching and for original research. Dr. Ricci has distinguished himself in the field of orthopedic trauma by holding leadership positions in medical societies such as President of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and Board of Directors member of the American Orthopaedic Association. He has edited multiple textbooks including the internationally known Rockwood & Green's textbook of Fractures in Adults, served on the editorial boards of scholarly journals such as being Deputy Editor of the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, and has been selected for the prestigious American-British-Canadian Traveling Fellowship. Dr. Ricci has presented his research nationally and internationally, published over 125 peer-reviewed articles, over 25 book chapters, and multiple surgical technique videos. He has chaired multiple surgical skills courses and has been an invited lecturer worldwide.
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Primary Practice

Primary practice
Hospital for Special Surgery - Belaire Building

Hospital Affiliations

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PRIMARY HOSPITAL
Hospital for Special Surgery
(212) 606-1236

Education & Training

FELLOWSHIP
Tampa General Hospital and Florida Orthopaedic Ins
RESIDENCY
Hospital for Special Surgery
MEDICAL / PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL
Duke University School of Medicine
UNDERGRADUATE
Duke University

Meeting Faculty