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William Ciccone II, MD


Dr. William J. Ciccone II, a fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Specialist in Arthroscopic Shoulder and Knee Surgery, joined Cornerstone Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in 2010. He is actively involved in the academic community by serving on various committees and reviewing research for nationally recognized orthopaedic journals and is a member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons. He was named a “Master in Shoulder Arthroscopy” by the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA). With this distinguished ranking, Dr. Ciccone instructs surgeons and residents in advanced arthroscopic surgical techniques. He is also a Clinical Instructor for the University of Colorado Physician Assistant Program.

Prior to working at Cornerstone Orthopaedics, Dr. Ciccone earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from the University of Colorado Boulder and graduated with honors from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine. After medical school, he completed his internship and residency at Pennsylvania State University, Hershey Medical Center and completed fellowship training in Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine at the University of California, San Diego.

Dr. Ciccone’s sports medicine experience is highlighted by his previous position as the Team Physician for the Colorado Rockies AAA Sky Sox team, as well as Medical Director for the Rocky Mountain State Games, the State Games of America, and the United States Olympic Training Center events in Chula Vista, CA.

Dr. Ciccone has a special interest in shoulder procedures to help arthritis including anatomic and reverse shoulder replacements.

National Board of Medical Examiners (No.431436) 1994

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 2001 – 2011

ABOS Recertified 2012 – 2021

Workers Compensation, Level II Accredited 2010 – Present

Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine 2012 – 2022

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center – School of Medicine 1989 – 1993
With Honors
Denver, CO

University of Colorado – Boulder 1984 – 1988
Bachelor of Arts; Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Boulder, CO

Saint Mary’s High School 1980 – 1984
Colorado Springs, CO