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William Bugbee, MD

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Dr. William Bugbee, MD

Contact

Office
10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Adult Reconstructive Surgery

Biography

William Bugbee, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with clinical expertise in surgery for arthritis of the hip, knee and ankle, as well as joint replacement and reconstruction. He is also experienced in cartilage restoration and osteochondral allograft transplantation, which uses healthy cartilage to fill in areas of damaged cartilage.


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1997

Medical Education

  • University of California, San Diego, MD, 1988

Residencies

  • University of California, San Diego, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1994

Fellowships

  • Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute, Joint Reconstructive Surgery, 1995
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