William R. Creevy, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

William Creevy


Expertise includes: CLINICAL: Orthopaedic Trauma and Fracture Care; Knee Surgery; Arthroscopy.

Other Positions

  • Assistant Dean of Faculty Practice, Boston University


  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • Boston University, BA


  • Published on 5/9/2016

    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. PMID: 27158828.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/7/2013

    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. PMID: 23925746.

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  • Published on 11/1/2012

    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. PMID: 23100079.

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  • Published on 12/1/2008

    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. PMID: 19043134.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/1/2008

    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. PMID: 18349781.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2007

    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. PMID: 17921840.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2007

    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. PMID: 17200308.

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  • Published on 10/1/2004

    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. PMID: 15466725.

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  • Published on 2/1/2001

    Kirsch LB, Creevy W. Proximal Humerus Fracture. J Orthop Trauma. 2001 Feb; 15(2):148. PMID: 11262741.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/1/2001

    Tornetta P, Creevy W. Lag screw only fixation of the lateral malleolus. J Orthop Trauma. 2001 Feb; 15(2):119-21. PMID: 11232650.

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