William J. Estes, MD 

Fellow of the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons
Sports Medicine

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Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.9 out of 5
251 Ratings

Dr. Estes attended medical school at the University of Iowa and went on to complete his orthopedic training at MUSC in 2001. He continued orthopedic training in sports medicine at the Hughston Clinic in Columbus, GA, and following his sports medicine fellowship, practiced orthopedics in Iowa for three years. He returned to Charleston in 2005. 

Dr. Estes is board certified to treat all aspects of orthopedics but specializes in the arthroscopic treatment of shoulder, knee and elbow injuries. 

He married his college sweetheart, Jana. They have a daughter named Ellaree and two Shetland Sheepdogs. In his spare time, he enjoys golf, running and tennis. 

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