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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Garrett is Excellent. Dr. Garrett has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. William Garrett, MD, PHD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Concussion
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Pain
  • Sports Medicine
  • Tendon Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Garrett graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 4 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Tendon Injuries
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)


Dr. Garrett has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Duke University Hospital 
  • University of North Carolina Hospitals at Chapel Hill 

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Additional Information
Dr. William Elwood Garrett MD and PHD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. William E. Garrett practice?
Dr. William Garrett has 5 office locations.
Dr. William Garrett practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Durham, NC.
See Durham Surgeons.