William R. Creevy, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery

MD, Boston University School of Medicine

Dr. Creevy has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of The Faculty Practice Foundation at Boston Medical Center since 2013. He is also Associate Dean of the Boston University Medical Group and Assistant Dean for Faculty Practice at Boston University School of Medicine. Prior to his appointment to the Faculty Practice Foundation Dr. Creevy served as Vice Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at BMC and BUSM for 15 years. He completed a fellowship in sports medicine at the Graduate Hospital, University of Pennsylvania before joining the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine in 1994.

Dr. Creevy received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Boston University and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Boston Medical Center, serving as chief resident in 1992. The author of numerous publications, book chapters and scientific papers in orthopaedic surgery, Dr. Creevy is sought out as a speaker nationally on health care finance and accounting, practice management, coding and professional revenue cycle improvement. His clinical expertise includes orthopaedic trauma and fracture care, knee surgery, and arthroscopy.

Associate Dean
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston University Medical Group

Assistant Dean of Faculty Practice
Boston University

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Saper D, Lybrand K, Creevy W, Li X. Using a Posterior Compartment Fasciotomy and Paratenon Closure in Acute Achilles Tendon Repair. Orthopedics. 2016 Jul 01; 39(4):e790-3.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27158828; DOI: 10.3928/01477447-20160503-04;.
  2. Stucken C, Olszewski DC, Creevy WR, Murakami AM, Tornetta P. Preoperative diagnosis of infection in patients with nonunions. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Aug 7; 95(15):1409-12.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23925746; DOI: 10.2106/JBJS.L.01034;.
  3. Tornetta P, Axelrad TW, Sibai TA, Creevy WR. Treatment of the stress positive ligamentous SE4 ankle fracture: incidence of syndesmotic injury and clinical decision making. J Orthop Trauma. 2012 Nov; 26(11):659-61.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23100079; DOI: 10.1097/BOT.0b013e31825cf39c;.
  4. Axelrad TW, Steen B, Lowenberg DW, Creevy WR, Einhorn TA. Heterotopic ossification after the use of commercially available recombinant human bone morphogenetic proteins in four patients. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2008 Dec; 90(12):1617-22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19043134; DOI: 10.1302/0301-620X.90B12.20975;.
  5. Sung JK, Levin R, Siegel J, Einhorn TA, Creevy WR, Tornetta P. Reuse of external fixation components: a randomized trial. J Orthop Trauma. 2008 Feb; 22(2):126-30; discussion 130-1.View Related Profiles. PMID: 18349781; DOI: 10.1097/BOT.0b013e318162e55c;.
  6. Stark E, Tornetta P, Creevy WR. Syndesmotic instability in Weber B ankle fractures: a clinical evaluation. J Orthop Trauma. 2007 Oct; 21(9):643-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 17921840.
  7. Tornetta P, Kain MS, Creevy WR. Diagnosis of femoral neck fractures in patients with a femoral shaft fracture. Improvement with a standard protocol. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007 Jan; 89(1):39-43.View Related Profiles. PMID: 17200308.
  8. McConnell T, Creevy W, Tornetta P. Stress examination of supination external rotation-type fibular fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2004 Oct; 86-A(10):2171-8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 15466725.
  9. Tornetta P, Creevy W. Lag screw only fixation of the lateral malleolus. J Orthop Trauma. 2001 Feb; 15(2):119-21.View Related Profiles. PMID: 11232650.
  10. Kirsch LB, Herscovici D, Creevy W. Proximal humerus fracture. J Orthop Trauma. 2001 Feb; 15(2):146-8. PMID: 11232657.
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Knee ligament injuries
Knee arthroscopy
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