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William L. Pistel, D.O.




Texas Lutheran College, 1982-1986, B.S. Biology


University of North Texas, 1987-1991, D.O.

Medical Training


General Surgery – Lansing General Hospital, Lansing, Michigan, 1991-1992
Director: H.E. Ross, D.O.

Residency – Michigan State University – Lansing, Michigan, 1992-1996
Director: H.E. Ross, D.O.

Fellowship -Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Florida Orthopedic Institute,
Tampa General Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital – Tampa, Florida 1996-1997
Director: Roy Sanders, M.D.

Board Certification

American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery – Certified through 2020

Group Practice

Stanislaus Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Clinic 2000 – present
Modesto, California

Midwestern University – Clinical Assistant Professor, Modesto California 2013 – present

Mountain View Orthopaedics 1997-2000
Andrews, North Carolina

Professional Memberships

Southern Medical Association
American Osteopathic Association
American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Texas Medical Association
North Carolina Medical Society
Stanislaus Medical Society
California Orthopaedic Association

Hospital Affiliations

Doctors Medical Center – Modesto, California
Department Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics 2005- present
Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics 2003-2005
Director, Total Joint Program

Community Outreach

River Surgical Institute – Modesto, California
Medical Director

Stanislaus Surgical Hospital – Modesto, California
Active Staff Orthopaedist