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William D. Emper, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery

B.S. - Harvard University
M.D. - Harvard University Medical School

Post Graduate Training:
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Sports Medicine:
Harvard University Medical School

Bryn Mawr Hospital
Paoli Hospital
Lankenau Hospital
Surgical Centers:
Bryn Mawr Surgical Center

Dr. William Emper graduated from Harvard University in 1977 and from Harvard Medical School in 1981. He completed his orthopaedic residency training at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in 1986. He then returned to Boston, Massachusetts for post graduate training in Sports Medicine. He has been practicing orthopaedic surgery in the Bryn Mawr area since 1987.

Dr. Emper is a team physician for Villanova University and has been the football team's orthopaedic surgeon since 1987. He has maintained a strong interest in the treatment of athletic conditions and injuries. He is a member of medical societies involved with the study and advancement of sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. He is an active member of the academic faculty at Jefferson Medical College, and is involved with the education of orthopaedic residents and medical students. He has been recognized as one of the area's "Top Doctors" by Philadelphia Magazine.

Dr. Emper has a special interest in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and knee. His interest in Sports Medicine was in part stimulated by his involvement in athletics. He played varsity football at Harvard University and continues to be involved in sports.

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