William A. Crotwell, III, MD

AOC Dr. Crotwell

Area of Specialty

  • Hand


  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Southern Baptist Hospital, New Orleans, LA - Hand Surgery


  • Residency; University of South Alabama Medical School, Mobile, AL - Orthopaedic
  • Internship; University of South Alabama Medical School, Mobile, AL - Surgery
  • University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL - Bachelor of Science in Chemistry


  • Advisory for Mobile County Chapter of American Association of Medical Assistants
  • Alabama Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • Medical Society of Mobile County
  • Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Riordan Hand Society

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mobile Infirmary Medical Center
  • Springhill Medical Center

Additional information, articles and links about Dr. Crotwell, III

Orthopaedic Publications

The thigh-lacer: ambulatory non-operative treatment of femoral shaft fractures. Crotwell WH 3rd. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1978 Jan;60(1):112-7.


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— Georgia McCrory

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— Mr B

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