Dr. Bill is an American Board-certified consultant Orthopaedic Sports and Regenerative Medicine. Dr. Bill offers advice on the treatment/surgery on numerous elective and emergency orthopaedic conditions. He is currently the Chief Science Officer for Emirates Healthcare, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
An internationally renowned clinician, educator, and researcher, he frequently lectures on MSK regenerative medicine. He is also the Principal Investigator in clinical trials investigating adjuvant stem cells in the treatment of articular cartilage defect(s), the use of gold-induced cytokines for treatment of shoulder tendinopathy. He has authored several publications on musculoskeletal medicine and biological treatments. He is the Co-Founder of Biologic Orthopaedic Journal and is a Reviewer on numerous Advisory and Editorial Boards. He frequently participates in international medical conferences, both as an organiser and a presenter, and was the Chairman of several Middle East Orthopaedic Conferences, most recently in 2016. He is also the Chairman – Board of Directors, and President of the American Academy and Board of Regenerative Medicine – Middle East and North Africa.
He enjoys squash, backcountry snowboarding, golf, fishing, mountain biking, sailing, aviation, and computers. With a lifelong passion for sports, he understands the specific needs of athletes and sports players. He is dedicated to offering people solutions that provide significant and lasting relief from pain and to accelerate quick healing with personalised treatment plans ideally suited to their career and lifestyle.
Denver, Colorado, USA, FEB 2019
Gold induced cytokines (GOLDIC) for treatment of knee osteoarthritis, Inventional Orthopaedics Foundation (IOF)
J Orthop Surg and Res, JAN 2019
Efficacy and safety of culture-expanded, mesenchymal stem/stromal cells for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review protocol
Milan, Italy, DEC 2018
Gold induced cytokines (GOLDIC) for treatment of knee osteoarthritis, International Cartilage Regeneration Society (ICRS) Focus Meeting, I am not ready for metal.
Jeddah, KSA, DEC 2018
Treatment of Symptomatic Cartilage Lesions Knee, Stem Cells, PRP Fact or Fiction, Microfracture Plus, Does it work?- Annual Meeting Saudi Orthopaedic Society.
J Clin Orthop Trauma, DEC 2018
Ultrasound imaging and guidance in the management of osteoarthritis in regenerative medicine field.
Biomed J Scien Tech Res, DEC 2018
Orthobiologic treatment for knee osteoarthritis: A cost effective choice.
JBJS-Am, NOV 2018
What’s New in Orthopaedic Rehabilitation.
Salerno, Italy, NOV 2018
Prolotherapy, the Evidence is Mounting, Treatment of Tendinopathy, Italian Society Musles Ligaments and Tendons Annual Meeting 2018.
Dubai, UAE, NOV 2018
Lipskills Users Conference (Culture Expanded Adipose Derived Stem Cells for Knee Osteoarthritis).
DHCC Best Practices Conference 2018, Dubai, UAE, Nov 2018
Quality assurance and adverse event management – Best Practices Conference- Clinical Outcomes Registry for Orthobiologics
J Clin Orthop Trauma, OCT 2018
Rehabilitation Considerations After Regenerative Medicine Treatment Knee Osteoarthritis.
J Clin Orthop Trauma, OCT 2018
Nutritional, Metabolic, and Genetic Considerations to Optimise Regenerative Medicine Outcome for Knee Osteoarthritis.
Journal of Bone Biology and Osteoporosis. SEP, 2018
Correlation Between Sex Hormone Deficiency and Osteoarthritis.
J Clin Orthop Trauma, SEP 2018
Quality Assurance and Adverse Event Management in Regenerative Medicine for Knee Osteoarthritis: Current Concepts.
Sports Medicine Arthroscopy Review. JUN 2018
Alternatives to Biologics in Management of Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review.
Chapter 8: Platelet Rich Plasma to Enhance Orthopaedic Procedures in. Regenerative Treatments in Sports and Orthopaedic Medicine
Kalamata, Greece, 2017
5th Sports and Exercise Medicine Summer Camp 2017, Sports Injuries: New Techniques & Management, Platelet Rich Plasma in MSK Disease: Myth or Truth; Current Landscape of Regenerative Medicine.
Chapter 39: Gold Induced Cytokines Treatment in Achilles Tendinopathy in. Muscles and Tendon Injury, Evaluation and Management
Manila, Philippines, NOV 2016
1st Asia Oceana MSK Ultrasound Congress and Regenerative Medicine Conference, Practical Approach to Application of Biologics to Shoulder Conditions.
Manila, Philippines, NOV 2016
Philippine Society Anesthesia, -48th Annual Meeting, Platelet Rich Plasma in Therapy in MSK Diseases: Truth or Myth.
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA, SEP 2016
Evidence of Homologous Use in Cellular Based Therapy in Medical Practice. United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
J Clin Orthop Trauma, JUN 2016
Concepts in regenerative medicine: Past, present, and future in articular cartilage treatment.
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, JUN 2016
The Orthobiologic Institute (TOBI)-7th Annual PRP and Regenerative Health 2016
], Dallas, Texas, USA, APR 2016
American Society for Interventional Pain Physicians-18th Annual Meeting, The Current Landscape of Regenerative Medicine.
Int. Orthop. 2016 Mar 30:1-1
A multi-center analysis of adverse events among two thousand, three hundred and seventy two adult patients undergoing adult autologous stem cell therapy for orthopaedic conditions.
Dubai, UAE, March 2016
Women’s Health Conference 2016, Regenerative Medicine to Treat Sports Injuries in Women.
Dubai, UAE, JAN 2016
chairman, moderator, discussion leader
12th Middle-East Orthopaedic Conference, Arab Health 2016, Shoulder: The Most Important Joint, Roundtable: Innovations, Technology in Shoulder Treatment.
Ahmedabad, India, NOV 2015
Biologics to Enhance Current Orthopaedic Procedures: Focus Knee, OCD Case Discussions, Office Based Bone Marrow Aspiration for Knee Practice . 3rd Congress of the Indian Cartilage Society 2015
Abu Dhabi, UAE, OCT 2015
Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy in MSK Disease: Truth or Myth. Internal Medicine Review Course 2015
], Lucknow, India, OCT 2015
Regenerative Treatments to Augment Current Orthopaedic Procedures. 2nd UP Orthopaedic Association Trauma Course
Las Vegas, USA, JUN 2015
Lab faculty, Event moderator
Cell Based Therapies in Musculoskeletal Medicine. The Orthobiologic Institute (TOBI)-6th Annual PRP and Regenerative Health 2015
PM&R, APR 2015
Regenerative Treatments to Enhance Orthopaedic Surgical Outcome.
Dubai, UAE, JAN 2015
chairman, moderator, presentation
11th Middle-East Orthopaedic Conference, Arab Health 2015, The Knee from Birth to the Golden Years, Maintaining Quality and Compliance in Biological Programs.
Agra, India, OCT 2014
Managing Quality and Compliance-Biologics and the Knee. 8th Biennial Conference of OASAC
Andrews Institute, Gulf Breeze, Florida, JUN 2014
presentation, lab faculty
Office Based Ultrasound Guided Bone Marrow Aspiration; Safe and Effective. Basic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course.
Dubai, UAE, MAY 2014
PRP and Shoulder, 3rd Dubai Shoulder Summit
Dubai, UAE, MAR 2014
Complications in Clavicle Fractures the Myths, Biologics in Degenerative Knee Conditions. 2nd International Advanced Orthopaedic Congress
Bologna, Italy, DEC 2013
Stem Cells. International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS) Focus Meeting
Los Angeles, USA, JUUN 2013
Safe and Compliant Cell Based Therapies in Musculoskeletal Medicine. The Orthobiologic Institute (TOBI)-4th Annual PRP and Regenerative Health 2013.
MEDICINA E CHIRURGIA ORTOPEDICA, JAN-FEB 2013
Treatment of Knee Degenerative Conditions: Combining Classic Skills with Ultra Modern Technology and Treatment
NOV 2012(5); 68-70
21st Century and Beyond: Cutting Edge Biological Treatments in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine: Arab Health Magazine
Dubai, UAE, JAN 2012
Current Use of Hyaluronic Acid in Orthopaedic Practice, Emerging Stem Cell Technologies. 8th Middle-East Orthopaedic Conference, Arab Health 2012, Orthopaedics and New Innovations
Oct 2011 [presentation], Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, UAE; UAE Ministry of Health, Sharjah, UAE, OCT 2011
Application of Progenitor Stem Cells for Articular Cartilage Regeneration, Academic Medical Center Executive Committee.
Annals of Translational Medicine
Yet another key learning point in the quest universal cartilage repair and restoration.