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Dr. William McKay MD

Orthopedic Surgeons in Lighthouse Point, FL

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Dr. William McKay specializes in orthopedic surgery, general surgery in Lighthouse Point, Florida.

Dr. William McKay has been compared 292 times. Details of Dr. McKay's 29 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Wayne State University are available on your free doctor report.

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Dr. William McKay
1821 NE 25th St
Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

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 Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. William McKay identified specializing in Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.
and General SurgeryGeneral Surgery
A surgeon manages a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon established the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of the trauma victim and the critically ill surgical patient. The surgeon uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, including endoscopy, for observing internal structures, and may use specialized instruments during operative procedures. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the salient features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist.
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 Hospital Affiliation

A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.

Dr. McKay is affiliated with 1 hospital:

West Boca Medical Center
21644 State Road 7
Boca Raton, FL 33428

 Education

Dr. McKay attended medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine and graduated in 1985 having 29 years experience.

While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.

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  • Orthopedic Surgery, Internal Medicine

    1821 NE 25th St, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      44 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      West Boca Medical Center
      Boca Raton, FL
    • Education
      Northwestern University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery

    1821 NE 25th St, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      34 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      West Boca Medical Center
      Boca Raton, FL
    • Education
      University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
    • Gender
      MALE

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