William O. McCraney, MD

William Mccraney
William O. McCraney, MD

Orthopaedic & Upper Extremity

Dr. McCraney attended the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS receiving a Bachelors of Arts degree in Biology graduating Cum Laude, and was awarded the John D. Jackson Memorial Scholarship award. Dr. McCraney was also a member of the Golden Key, Alpha Epsilon Delta, and Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Societies. He continued on at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine, earning his Doctor of Medicine degree in 2000.

Dr. McCraney’s post graduate training began with an Internship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center as well as his Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Mississippi. While Dr. McCraney was a resident he did AO/ASIF Trauma fellowship under Dr. Scharplatz and Dr. Bruno Noesberger, in Switzerland. He completed a hand and upper extremity fellowship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2006 under Dr. W. Geissler.

Dr. McCraney has Professional Licensure in Mississippi. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Organizations & Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Mississippi Orthopaedic Society
  • Southern Hand Club
  • American Association of Physicians and Surgeons



  • University of Mississippi
    Oxford, Mississippi

Medical School

  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
    Jackson, MS


  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Jackson, MS


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
    University of Mississippi Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Appointments


  • St. Dominic Hospital
    Jackson, MS
  • River Oaks Hospital
    Flowood, MS