William R. Creevy, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Orthopaedic Surgery

MD, Boston University School of Medicine
BA, Boston University

Dr. Creevy has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Boston University Medical Group (BUMG) since 2013. BUMG is the multispecialty group practice of faculty in 18 clinical departments at Boston Medical Center and Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine (BUSM). He is Associate Dean of Faculty Practice and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at BUSM. Prior to his appointment at BUMG, Dr. Creevy served as Vice Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at BMC and BUSM for 15 years. He received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Boston University, completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at BMC, followed by a fellowship in sports medicine at the Graduate Hospital, University of Pennsylvania before joining the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine in 1994.

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  1. Carey K, Morgan JR, Lin MY, Kain MS, Creevy WR. Patient Outcomes Following Total Joint Replacement Surgery: A Comparison of Hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers. J Arthroplasty. 2020 01; 35(1):7-11.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31526700; PMCID: PMC6910922; DOI: 10.1016/j.arth.2019.08.041;
  2. 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;
  3. 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;
  4. 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;
  5. 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;
  6. 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;
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  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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