WILLIAM P. PILLOW, M.D.

Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Specialist

WILLIAM P. PILLOW, M.D.

Board certified in Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr Pillow obtained his undergraduate degree from The University of Mississippi and his medical doctorate from the University of Mississippi Medical center.  Following medical center he completed orthopedic residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS.During his residency, he also completed an AO International Trauma Fellowship in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Dr Pillow is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons in Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery.  He specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee, including arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, shoulder stabilization procedures, labral repairs, complex shoulder reconstructions, ACL reconstruction, patella dislocation reconstruction, meniscus and cartilage repair.  He also performs knee and shoulder replacements, surgeries of the hand (including carpal tunnel and trigger releases) and elbow surgery.

“When I moved to Tupelo in 2001, my goal has been to provide the most modern technology and to explain to patients their problem and best options to get them back to the highest level of function.  One of the highest compliments that I can receive as a doctor is a new patient that is referred by someone that I have previously treated.”

Dr Pillow and his wife carolyn live in Tupelo and have three children.  He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys cycling, hunting, fishing and spending time with his wife and three sons.

Profesional Affiliations

Arthroscopy Association of North America

American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine