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.


"Great doctor, however I think that he needs to spend more time with his patients."

— Bryant Jones

Rating: 4 Star

Rating: 5 Star

— adriane Roberts Miller

"I thought he was inpatient with me. Asked me questions but didn't let me fully answer. I understand Drs. are busy, this is just the feeling I had. At one point I was talking & he walked out of room. Thank you"

— Juanetta Baker

Rating: 4 Star


— Gwen Dixon

Rating: 5 Star

Rating: 5 Star

— Roland Hayes

"Patient, always listen and anwer any questions I may have"

— Gregory Clark

Rating: 5 Star

"He did my thumb surgery and was most excellent!"

— Anonymous

Rating: 5 Star

Rating: 5 Star

— Carol Bryant

Rating: 5 Star

— Michelle Taylor

"I have been with Dr Crotwell for 22 years. He is a great doctor."

— Edna Franklin

Rating: 5 Star