William R. Post, M.D.

Medical College of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Doctor of Medicine

Orthopedic Residency:
West Virginia University

Morgantown, West Virginia

University of Connecticut

Farmington, Connecticut
Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery

Board Certification:
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certified in Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Team Physician:
West Virginia University Mountaineers

Meet Dr Post Video links:
Bio and Why Sports Medicine
The Best Job in the World: Watching People Heal
Dr Post Describes What He Does in His Practice

Doctor Post previously served as the residency education director, medical director and Vice Chairman of the Orthopedic Department at WVU.  He is also a past president of the West Virginia Orthopedic Society.  He currently belongs to the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the International Patellofemoral Study Group and the Christian Medical and Dental Association. Dr Post continues to serve as Chairman of the International Patellofemoral Study Group  (www.ipsg.org)  an accomplished group working toward progress in understanding and treating patellofemoral problems of all kinds. He also serves on the board of directors of the Patellofemoral Foundation (www.patellofemoral.org),  a non-profit organization dedicated to improving quality of life for individuals of all ages with anterior knee problems through patient and provider education and research.

Doctor Post sees and treats a wide variety of sports and activity related problems as well as general orthopedic conditions.  His practice includes a great deal of arthroscopy, knee ligament reconstruction and shoulder surgery including arthroscopic repairs for rotator cuff and labral tears.  Arthroscopic repairs for recurrent dislocations and total shoulder replacement are also done regularly.  In the field of academic sports medicine, Doctor Post has diverse interests that have led to peer-reviewed published research in areas including patellofemoral disorders, shoulder arthroscopy, plantar fasciitis, ACL reconstruction and meniscal repair.  He has also authored 13 textbook chapters and 32 published papers in peer reviewed medical journals. He has been an invited speaker at more than 100 regional, national and international meetings. Dr Post has also served as a master instructor at Arthroscopy Association of North America Surgical Skills Courses teaching surgeons advanced surgical techniques. Despite these academic interests and accomplishments, he is first and foremost a dedicated and professional clinician who is committed to outstanding and personalized patient care.  Doctor Post has been selected by his peers as one of "The Best Doctors in America"

Beginning in July of 2001, Doctor Post formed a new private practice in Morgantown, Mountaineer Orthopedic Specialists, LLC and continues to provide state of the art tertiary level orthopedic care in a private practice environment.