William Lavelle, MD

Upstate Orthopedics
6620 Fly Rd, East Syracuse, NY 13057

A board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Lavelle completed pre-medical undergraduate studies at Wilkes University and his medical degree from MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Albany Medical Center and a fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Lavelle is an avid researcher in adult and pediatric spine surgery, including growing spine techniques such as the VEPTR (titanium rib) for early onset scoliosis.

His clinical interests also include adult and pediatric spinal cord deformity and injury; adult and pediatric scoliosis; cervical kyphosis; kyphoplasty; spinal osteotomy; spinal outcomes research; and growing spine technology.