About William F Bennett, MD

Background

Curriculum Vitae

Board certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1996 Recertified, 2006

Education

Undergraduate
Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC B.S. 80-84
Medical
University of Connecticut Health Science Center, Farmington, CT MD 84-88
Internship
Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX Surgical , Surgical Internship 88-89
Residency
University of South Florida Medical School, Tampa, FL. Orthopedic Resident 89-90
Residency
University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Tx Resident, Orthopedic Resident 90-93
Fellowship
Hopital Cantonal, Switzerland, Fribourg, Switzerland AO/ASIF Upper Extremity Fellowship-Christian Gerber 93
Fellowship
Los Angeles Orthopedic Institute, Sherman Oaks, Ca Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy and Reconstruction 93-94

Hospital/academic affiliations

Hospital
  • Doctor's Hospital | Sarasota, FL
  • Lakewood Ranch Medical Center | Bradenton, FL
  • Sarasota Memorial | Sarasota, Florida
Surgical Center
  • Cape Surgery center | Sarasota, FL
  • Doctor's Same Day Surgery Center | Sarasota, FL
  • Venice Health Park Surgery Center | Venice, Fl

Society memberships

State Society Memberships
  • State Orthopaedic Society
Specialty Society Memberships
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
Additional Society Memberships
  • International Cartilage Repair Society

  • International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sportsmedicine

Achievements

HONORS AWARDS:

Consumer Council- Americas Top Surgeons- 2006

Whos Who- Physicians- 2006

Residency1991 Scholarship Award Anatomy Proctor Medical SchoolSurgical Scholar Sigma Xi-Research Society UndergraduatePhi Beta Kappa Magna Cum Laude/Honors

LICENSURE:

Florida-11/10/89

Texas-2/28/92

California-3/3/93

Lectureship/Faculty/Instructor/Appointments:

1)ED SMITH LECTURESHIP- Nov 1995 The University of Texas Health Science Center The Shoulder and Elbow/Current Concepts. *THE STIFF SHOULDER *MASSIVE ROTATOR CUFF TEARS

2)ISAKOS- June 1999 Electronic Media in Sportsmedicine

3)AANA LEARNING CENTER- Oct 1999 Associate Master Instructor Feb 1999/2000/2001

4)Shoulder Controversies- Wes Nottage-2005

5)AOSSM- Council of Delegates- Fl 2005-2008

6) Carticel Lecturer- Cartialage Regeneration

SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITS:

1.Bennett WF: Subscapularis, Medial and Lateral Coracohumeral Ligament Insertion Anatomy. Arthroscopic Appearance and Incidence of the Hidden Rotator Interval Lesion. AAOS, Orlando,Florida 2000

PATENTS:

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Apparatus- #6,013,083

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Method- #6,206,886 B1 Snap Fit Soft Tissue Fixation Device- #6,491,714 B1

EDITORIAL: Reviewer Arthroscopy Journal- 1995 -Present Editorial Board Journal of Arthroscopy, 2001-2006

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

1 THE ATHLETE IN YOU:SELFCARE SPORTSMEDICINE GUIDE BY WILLIAM F. BENNETT M.D. Pinnacle Press P.O. Box 2787 Sarasota, Fl. 34230-2787 USA Phone=941-955-8301~800-307-0001 Fax=941-953-3915 E-Mail=pp@worldnt.com Internet=http://www.worldnt.com/pp/ ISBN:0-9647700-3-2

2 DOCTORS:Understanding Finding and Paying for Medical Care BY WILLIAM F. BENNETT M.D.

PUBLICATIONS:

1.Hallisey, MJ, Doherty, N, Bennett, WF, Fulkerson,JP: Anatomy of the Junction of the Vastus Lateralis Tendon and the Patella. J.B.J.S. 69A(4) April 1987 p545-549

2.Bennett, WF, Doherty, N, Hallisey, MJ, Fulkerson,JP: Insertion Orientation of Terminal Vastus Lateralis Obliquus and Vastus Medialis Obliquus Muscle Fibers in Human Knees. Clinical Anatomy. 6:129-134 ,1993

3.Bennett, WF, Gerber, C: Operative Treatment of the Rheumatoid Shoulder. Current Opinion in Rheumatology 6:177-182, 1994 p177-182

4.Bennett, WF, Browner, B: Tibial Plateau Fractures:Associated Soft Tissue Injuries. J. of Orth Trauma, June 1994 p183-188

5.Bennett, WF: Lateral Ankle Sprains: Part l. Anatomy,Biomechanics, Diagnosis and Natural Sequelae Orth Review Vol.23 No.5, May 1994 p381-387

6. Bennett, WF: Lateral Ankle Sprains: Part ll. Treatment of Acute and Chronic Injuries Orth Review, June Vol. 23 No.6, June 1994 p504-510

7. Bennett, WF: A Technique for Reconstructing the Calcaneofibular Ligament in Chronically Unstable Lateral Ankle Sprains. Developed in a Cadaveric Model Journal of Orthopaedic Technique, Vol.2 No.4 December 1994 p139-154

8. Bennett WF, Sisto D: Arthroscopic Lateral Knee Portals Revisted. The Safe Zones American Journal of Orthopaedics, July, 1995

9. Bennett WF, Sisto D: Arthroscopic Lateral Release; A Cadaveric Study of Open and Arthroscopic Anatomy. Electronic Journal of Orthopaedics. www.ejo.org 1996

10. Bennett WF: The Specificity of the Speeds Test. Arthroscopy. Nov-Dec, 1999, 484.

11. Bennett WF: Sequential Arthroscopic Release of the Shoulder in Adhesive Capsulitis. Arthroscopy. March Vol 16 No2, 2000 p142-151

12. Bennett WF: Techniques for Visualizing Rotator Interval Lesions and the Bicipital Sheath. Arthroscopy. Jan Vol 17 2001, 107-111

13 Bennett WF: Subscapularis, Medial and Lateral Coracohumeral Ligament Insertion Anatomy.Arthroscopic Appearance and Incidence of the Hidden Rotator Interval Lesion. Arthroscopy. Feb Vol. 17 No.2, 2001

14) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Repair of Complete Supraspinatus Tears. 2 Year Follow-up. Arthroscopy, March 2003

15) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Repair of Complete Subscapularis Tears. 2 Year Follow-up. Arthroscopy, February 2003

16) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Repair of Complete Anterosuperior Rotator Cuff Tears. 2 Year Follow- up. Arthroscopy, January 2003

17) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Repair of Massive Rotator Cuff Tears. 2- Year Follow-up Arthroscopy, April 2003

18) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Bicipital Sheath Reconstruction-(Pulley Repair). 2-4 Year Follow-up Arthroscopy, November 2004

PRESENTATIONS:

1.Bennett WF: "Patellar Malalignment". Surgical Scholars, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Ct. 1987

2.Bennett WF: "A Uniplanar Model for Medial and Lateral Quadriceps Support of the Patella". 28th National Student Research Forum, Galveston, Tx 1987

3.Bennett WF: "A Uniplanar Model for Medial and Lateral Quadriceps Support of the Patella". American Orthopaedic Association Resident's Conference Newport Beach, Ca. 1990

4.Bennett WF: "The Anatomy of the Flexor Tendons in the Hand "Hand Conference, The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Tx. Sept. 1990

5.Bennett WF: "Compressive Neuropathies of the Upper Extremity". Hand Conference. The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Tx. Oct. 1990

6.Bennett WF: "Tibial Fractures". Orthopaedic Trauma Conference. The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Tx. Oct. 1990

7.Bennett WF: "Cervical Spine Fractures". Orthopaedic Trauma Conference. The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Tx. March 1991

8.Bennett WF: "Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures". Orthopaedic Trauma Conference, The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Tx. March 1991

9.Bennett WF: "Clubfoot". Didactic Presentation. The Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children, Houston, Tx. 1991

10.Bennett WF: "Knee Dislocations". Orthopaedic Trauma Conference The University of Texas Medical School, Houston,Tx. June 1991

11.Bennett WF: "Calcaneal Fractures". Orthopaedic Trauma Conference.The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Tx. September 1991

12.Bennett WF: "Tibial Plateau Fractures". Orthopaedic Trauma Conference, The University of Texas Medical School,Houston, Tx. August 1992

13.Bennett WF: "Proximal Humeral Fractures". Orthopaedic Trauma Conference, Houston, Tx. January 1993

14.Bennett WF: "The Patellofemoral Joint". Didactic Presentation. Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children, Houston, Tx. January 1993

15.Bennett WF: "Brachial Plexus Injuries". Didactic Presentation. Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children, Houston, Tx. March 1993

16.Bennett WF: "Tibial Plateau Fractures: Associated Soft Tissue Injuries". AO Fellowship MTG, Fribourg, Switzerland April 1993

17.Bennett WF: "Operative Treatment of Recurrent Posterior Shoulder Instability" Presented to the Travelling Fellows of the American Society for Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Fribourg, Switzerland May 1993

18.Bennett WF: Sequential Arthroscopic Release of the Shoulder Capsule for Adhesive CapsulitisAANA Annual Meeting, San Diego, Ca. 1997

19.Bennett WF: Bioabsorbable Soft Tissue Fasteners:Failure Mode and Exaggerated Inflammatory Response AANA Annual Meeting, Orlando, Fl. 1997

20.Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Subscapularis Repair:Two-Year follow- Up ESSKA, 8TH CONGRESS. Nice, France 1998

21.Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Subscapularis Repair: Two-Year Follow- Up Florida Orthopaedic Society, Miami, Florida 1998.

22) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Subscapularis Repair: AANA Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British,Co. 1999

23) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Subscapularis Evaluation. A Needed Addition to Routine Shoulder Evaluation. ISAKOS, Washington, DC 1999

24) Bennett WF: The Not-So-Hidden Hidden Rotator Interval Lesion. ISAKOS, Washington, DC 1999

25) Bennett WF: The Not-So-Hidden Hidden Rotator Interval Lesion, Florida Orthopaedic Society,Annual Meeting, Destin, Florida, 1999

26) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Inferolateral Coracoplasty, Florida Orthopaedic Society, AnnualMeeting, Destin, Florida, 1999

27) Bennett WF: Electronic Media in Sportsmedicine, ICL, ISAKOS, Washington, DC 1999

28) Bennett WF: Arthroscopic Bicipital Groove Reconstruction, AANA, Phoenix, AZ 2003

29) Bennett WF: CME Credits Work Comp- Shoulder Injuries, Sarasota, Fl. 2004

30) Bennett WF: CME Credits Work Comp- Knee Injuries, Sarasota, Fl. 2004

31) Bennett WF: How Arthroscopy Helps One Stay Active While Aging, Senior Friendship, Sarasota, Fl. 2004

32) Bennett WF: CME Credits Work Comp- Shoulder Injuries, Sarasota, Fl. 2005

33) Bennett WF: CME Credits Work Comp- Knee Injuries, Sarasota, Fl. 2005

34) Bennett WF: How Arthroscopy Helps One Stay Active While Aging, Senior Friendship, Sarasota, Fl. 2005

35) Shoulder Surgery Controversies, Newport Beach, Ca, 2005 Subscapularis Tears: Arthroscopic Management Technique and Results Arthroscopic Anatomy and Reconstruction of the Biceps Pulley

35) Bennett WF: CME Credits Work Comp- Shoulder Injuries, Sarasota, Fl. 2006

36) Bennett WF: CME Credits Work Comp- Knee Injuries, Sarasota, Fl. 2005

37) Bennett WF: How Arthroscopy Helps One Stay Active While Aging, Senior Friendship Sarasota, Fl. 2006

38) Bennett WF: Grand Rounds. CME. Sarasota Memorial Hospital, August, 2006, Subscapularis Tears: Arthroscopic Management Technique and Results Arthroscopic Anatomy and Reconstruction of the Biceps Pulley

39) Bennett WF- Correlation of the SLAP and the Pulley. Annual ANNA Meeting , San Francisco, 2007

40) Bennett WF- Correlation of the SLAP and the Pulley. Annual AAOS Meeting , San Francisco, 2008

Contact Information

Bennett Orthopedics & Sportsmedicine 1250 S. Tamiami Tr Suite 303 Sarasota, Fl USA 34239 View map Phone 941-953-5509 Fax 941-953-5510

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