William Pennington, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Specialties: Shoulder, Knee, Sports Medicine, Joint Restoration

My aim is to provide state-of-the-art, prompt and courteous care to my patients. Hopefully this will facilitate the earliest possible return to the activities which the current injury is preventing.

Specialty Procedures and Professional Achievements

  • Specialized training in shoulder and knee arthroscopy
  • National, regional and local presentations on orthopedic-related subjects
  • Authored a chapter of the book An Atlas of Shoulder Arthroscopy and has been published in the Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics and Arthroscopy

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Medical Education

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Milwaukee, WI
    Honors: Elected to the Wisconsin Beta Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society


  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Milwaukee, WI

Fellowship – Shoulder and Knee Reconstruction

  • Eugene M. Wolf, MD, Inc.
    San Francisco, CA

Board Certified

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Appointments

  • Clinical Instructor of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Milwaukee, WI
    Awarded Clinical Instructor of the year award. June, 2008

Professional Awards

  • Elected to Top Doctors List of Orthopedic Surgeons, Milwaukee Magazine, February 2012
  • Received Healthcare Hero Award, Milwaukee BizTimes December, 2011


  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Mid-American Orthopaedic Association
  • American Medical Association
  • State Medical Society of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee Orthopaedic Society
  • American College of Sports Medicine

Community Positions

  • Board of Trustees, University School of Milwaukee. September 2011 to present.