Hip Resurfacing Helps Patients Stay Active
New York Surgeon Introduces Unique Alternative To Total Hip Replacement
JAMES R. MCWILLIAM, MD
James R. McWilliam, M.D., is one of the only Board-certified orthopaedic surgeons in Westchester County who specializes in foot
and ankle surgery. After receiving his M.D. from Georgetown University, Dr. McWilliam completed a five-year residency in orthopaedic
surgery followed by a one-year fellowship in orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery at the renowned American Sports Medicine Institute.
Dr. McWilliam’s particular practice interests include treatment of forefoot disorders including bunions and hammertoes, ankle
instability and sports related injuries, arthritis, and posterior tibial tendon and adult flatfoot disorders. As one of the few
surgeons in the region offering total ankle replacement, Dr. McWilliam is actively involved in the design and development of
improved ankle replacement prostheses. Current clinical research projects address improvement in fixation of ankle fractures,
minimally invasive Achilles tendon repair, conservative and surgical management of heel pain, and arthroscopic treatment of
cartilage disorders of the ankle. Numerous publications and presentations have addressed topics in arthroscopy, arthrodesis,
Achilles tendon injury, and bunion repair.
Dr. McWilliam’s extensive sports medicine experience includes consultancies with USA Track and Field, USA Triathlon, US Air Force
Rugby, and the the PGA tour. He is team physician for the New Rochelle High School Football Team, 2003 New York State Champions.
He also serves as Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY.
Specialty Orthopaedics, PLLC
White Plains, NY
Chief, Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Sound Shore Medical Center
Manning and McWilliam Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Specialists
President and Chief Medical Officer, Commonwealth Foot and Ankle Institute
American Sports Medicine Institute
Fellowship in Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
John S. Gould, MD, Fellowship Director
Tinker Air Force Hospital
Tinker AFB, OK
Chief, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 1997-July 1999
Distinguished Service Medal
Distinguished Unit Award
Distinguished Service Award
Orthopaedic Consultant, U.S. Air Force Rugby Team
Medical College of Wisconsin
Resident Physician, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
New Orleans, LA
BS, Biological Sciences
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
New York Medical License #233993
PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS
McWilliam, J., Insertional Achilles Tendon Disorders, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, "Hot Issues in Sports Injuries of the Foot and Ankle," San Diego, 2006.
McWilliam, J., Immediate Weight Bearing after Complete Detachment and repair for Chronic Calcific Achilles Tendinosis, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Annual Meeting, 2006.
McWilliam, J., Modified Percutaneous Repair of Achilles Tendon Ruptures, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Annual Meeting, 2006.
McWilliam, J., Insertional Achilles Tendinosis, New England Orthopaedic Society Spring Meeting, 2002.
Program Director, Commonwealth Foot and Ankle Institute Spring Seminar, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 2002.
McWilliam, J., Chi, T., Gould, J., Lateral plate-washer technique for revision tibiocalcaneal fusion. Am J Orthop. 2001 Jul;30(7):588-90.
McWilliam, J., Vandeputte, G., Gould, J. Early complications of triple arthrodesis. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Annual Meeting, 2001.
McWilliam, J., Ferguson, A., Gould, J. Comparison of basilar crescentic and crescentic shelf osteotomies for the treatment of hallux valgus. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Annual Meeting, , 2001.
McWilliam, J., Wang, P., O'Mara, E.; Safety of Meniscal Arrows: An Anatomic Study. Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Meeting, October, 1999.
Baumhauer, J.F., Wervey, R., McWilliam, J., Harris, G., Sherref, M.; A Comparison Study of Plantar Foot Pressure in a Standardized Shoe, Total Contact Cast, and Prefabricated Pneumatic Walking Brace. Foot Ankle Intl. Jan 1997; 18(1): 26-33.
McWilliam, J., Thometz, J.; Complete Subtalar Release in Patients with Clubfoot and Myelomeningocele. SICOT International Clubfoot Symposium, September, 1996.
McWilliam, J., Raasch, W.; Arthroscopic Versus Open Shoulder Stabilization. Wisconsin Medical Society Annual Meeting, 1994.
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society
Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Massachusetts Orthopaedic Society
Sound Shore Medical Center, New Rochelle, New York
Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, New York
SPORTS MEDICINE AFFILIATIONS
2006 Medical Director, Westchester Triathlon
2006 Medical Committee, United States Open Golf Championships
2005-2006 Orthopaedic Consultant, PGA Tour
2004-present New Rochelle High School Athletics, New Rochelle, New York
1999-2004 Orthopaedic Consultant, Cape Cod Baseball League
1996-1999 Orthopaedic Consultant, U.S. Air Force Rugby
1993-1997 Orthopaedic Consultant, USA Track and Field