William L. O'Neill, M.D.
Dr. O'Neill is a partner at Bluegrass Orthpaedics & Hand Care. He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and St. Louis University School of Medicine. He completed a general surgery residency at the University of South Florida, a plastic surgery residency and a microsurgery fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX) and a hand surgery fellowship at the Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery. He served as Chief of Hand Surgery at the VA Hospital until 1997. He then moved to Lexington, KY to establish a dedicated office to serve Central and Eastern Kentucky.
Dr. O'Neill was one of the chief surgeons on the transplant team that performed the first two of three human hand transplants in the United States.
Publication By Dr. O'Neill - Dupuytren's Disease
- Peripheral Nerve Damage
- Hand and Wrist Surgery
- CHI - St Joseph East
- Bluegrass Specialty Surgery Center
- University of South Florida - General Surgery
- Baylor College of Medicine - Plastic Surgery & Microsurgery
- St. Louis University of Medicine
- Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery
Treatment for the Following Injuries
- Hand Injuries & Fractures
- Sports Injuries (Knee, Shoulder, Ankle, etc.)
- Work Injuries
- Repetitive Injuries
- Foot & Ankle Injuries & Disorders
- Joint Replacement
- Spinal Injury & Disease•Shoulder, Hand and Wrist Disorders
- Arthritis and Other Degenerative Diseases
Excellent surgeon. Outstanding technical skills. Kind and compassionate.
Great care Excellent professional practices,, well pleased with my experience with Dr. O’Neill!
Had s shot on my right thumb. Will eventually have to have surgery. I have been going to Dr O’Neil for many years
Dr. O'Neill communicates well and always shows concern for the welfare of his patients. He possesses both skill and integrity. Highly recommend.
Dr. O'Neill performed a miracle surgery on my 2 crushed fingers. He and his staff are still working to get them more mobile. I am so grateful to him for his skill and caring attitude.
Caring, interested, quick and to the point
Procedure was done expertly with no complications. Healing time was excellent. Dr. O'Neill was very thorough in explaining the procedure and necessary follow up instructions.
Dr.ONeill was wonderful to me. He was efficient in seeing me, I never waited long to get in with him. His staff was knowledgeable and friendly. I would HIGHLY recommend him.
Very helpful in diagnosing condition and recommended treatment with surgery as a last resort. Explained in easy understand terms.
Larry and Linda Davis
My visit went well. I didn't wait long and Dr O'Neil was concerned about me and answered all my questions.