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William E. Carpenter, M.D. - Joint Replacement Specialist

AboutWilliam E. Carpenter, M.D.Fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon

William E. Carpenter, M.D. is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement. Dr. Carpenter graduated Summa Cum Laude from Auburn University with a B.S. in Biomedical Sciences. He received his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center and completed an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at Emory University and Adult Reconstruction Fellowship at the prestigious NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.
Areas of Expertise
  • Outpatient Joint Replacements

    Outpatient Joint Replacements

    Outpatient joint replacement is a surgery that does not require an overnight hospital stay. Joint replacement is a surgical procedure in which the worn, damaged surfaces of the joint are removed and replaced with new artificial parts.
  • Minimally Invasive Direct Anterior Hip Replacements

    Minimally Invasive Direct Anterior Hip Replacements

    Direct anterior hip replacement is a minimally invasive hip surgery to replace the hip joint without cutting through any muscles or tendons as against traditional hip replacement that involves cutting major muscles to access the hip joint.
  • Robotic Hip and Knee  Joint Replacements

    Robotic Hip and Knee Joint Replacements

    Robotic-assisted joint replacement is an innovative alternative to the conventional surgical procedure to treat degenerative joint diseases such as osteoarthritis. It is performed using robotic-arm technology that allows your surgeon to precisely perform the surgery through small incisions.
  • Humeral Shaft Fracture Fixation: Incidence Rates and Complications as Reported by American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Part II Candidates.
    Impact of Insurance Status on Ability to Return for Outpatient Management of Pediatric Supracondylar Humerus Fractures.
  • The Evolution of Cement Fixation in Total Knee Arthroplasty.ā€ Surgical Technology International.
    Zinc, Copper, and Blood Pressure: Human Population Studies.ā€ Medical Science Monitor.
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Patient Testimonials

  • My quality of life has tremendously improved since surgery. Iā€™m able to walk significantly better without pain and I can finally ride a bike again.

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  • Extremely professional but still very friendly and personable. The entire staff is fantastic! Dr. Carpenter did an excellent job with my knee replacement & checked on me daily while I was in the hos...
  • Dr. Carpenter is the site for sore knees!
    He explained my x-ray and MRI results in a detailed but easy to understand way. Then offered non surgical medical options that made sense to me. ...
  • The Ortho Answer
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction
  • Auburn University
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
  • Emory University - Leading Research University in Atlanta GA
  • New York University
  • Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine