William R. Gallivan Jr., MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon located in Santa Barbara, CA & Solvang, CA

About William R. Gallivan, MD

With more than 20 years in practice, board-certified orthopedic surgeon William R. Gallivan, MD, continues to prioritize comfort, well-being, and a successful recovery for each of his patients. As the leading provider at the Orthopedic Institute of Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara, California, Dr. Gallivan and his team specialize in high-quality, patient-centered orthopedic care. 

Dr. Gallivan completed his undergraduate studies at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. He then went on to Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, where he earned his Doctor of Medicine. 

Dr. Gallivan has received specialty training in a number of areas, including pediatric orthopedics and total joint replacement services. After completing his education, Dr. Gallivan began his medical training with a general surgery internship at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Gallivan received fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopy from the Institute For Bone And Joint Disorders in Phoenix.  

As a former athlete, Dr. Gallivan understands the importance of patient-centered orthopedic care. Dr. Gallivan takes an advanced approach to orthopedic surgery and treatment, using the latest techniques and technologies to deliver the best results. 

Outside the office, Dr. Gallivan spends much of his time with his wife, Karen, and their five children. He also enjoys rugby, surfing, traveling, and horseback riding.

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With more than 20 years in practice, board-certified orthopedic surgeon William R. Gallivan, MD, continues to prioritize comfort, well-being, and a successful recovery for each of his patients. As the leading provider at the Orthopedic Institute of Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara, California, Dr. Gallivan and his team specialize in high-quality, patient-centered orthopedic care. 

Dr. Gallivan completed his undergraduate studies at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. He then went on to Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, where he earned his Doctor of Medicine. 

Dr. Gallivan has received specialty training in a number of areas, including pediatric orthopedics and total joint replacement services. After completing his education, Dr. Gallivan began his medical training with a general surgery internship at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Gallivan received fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopy from the Institute For Bone And Joint Disorders in Phoenix.  

As a former athlete, Dr. Gallivan understands the importance of patient-centered orthopedic care. Dr. Gallivan takes an advanced approach to orthopedic surgery and treatment, using the latest techniques and technologies to deliver the best results. 

Outside the office, Dr. Gallivan spends much of his time with his wife, Karen, and their five children. He also enjoys rugby, surfing, traveling, and horseback riding.


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