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William R. Gallivan, Jr., M.D.

Dr. Gallivan is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon. His mission is to provide superior orthopaedic care. Since opening his first practice in 1992, he has focused on sports medicine and total joint replacement. Throughout his education he studied at some of the most prestigious training programs available in orthopaedics. He utilizes Navigation for the minimally invasive total hip and knee replacement surgeries he performs, and with a comprehensive approach, he has developed a Rapid Recovery program for total joints. This protocol has enabled the vast majority of his patients to leave the hospital after one day. Dr. Gallivan strictly adheres to the principles of focused patient care, wellbeing, and comfort. From the first to final visit, Dr. Gallivan strives to see the client experience is positive and successful.


Happily married, Dr. Gallivan considers family a high priority. When not working, he enjoys time with his wife, Karen, an R.N., and their five children. His many interests include rugby, surfing, stand up paddle boarding, martial arts, horseback riding, guitar and ukulele, and travel.

The Team

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