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Dr. William Stetson, MD


Dr. Stetson attended the University of Southern California on an athletic scholarship where he was a two-time NCAA All-American in volleyball, a member of the NCAA National Championship Volleyball Team in 1980, captain of the 1982 team, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa. He was a five-time Gold Medalist with the US Open National Volleyball Championship Team Nike and played professionally in the United States and Germany. He attended the USC Keck School of Medicine and completed his Residency at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. He completed his Fellowship in Sports Medicine at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute, is Board Certified, and has been in private practice since 1995.
35 years Experience
Dr. William Stetson, MD
Specializes in:
  • Orthopedist
  • Burbank, CA
  • USC Keck School of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Rotator Cuff Injuries and How To Treat Them

Dr. Stetson explains a Rotator Cuff Repair on “The Doctors” TV show.  Click here to watch the video. What is the Rotator Cuff? The rotator cuff comprises four separate muscles...

SLAP (Superior Labral Anterior to Posterior) Tears of the Shoulder

What is a SLAP tear? The term SLAP tear refers to a tear of the superior labrum of the shoulder. The labrum is a piece of fibrous tissue made of cartilage, called fibrocartilage,...