William Dillin, M.D.
Dr. William H. Dillin is a specialist in spine surgery, complex spine problems, and spine medicine. He attended the prestigious University of Texas Medical School and completed his General Surgery residency at the University of Texas at Houston and his Orthopedic Surgery residency at the University of California, San Francisco. During 1983 and 1984, the surgeon was Chief Resident at San Francisco General Hospital and Chief Resident at UC-Moffitt Hospital. After 1985, Dr. William H. Dillin has been part of the spinal surgery consultants team of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Kings, California Angels, Anaheim Mighty Ducks, PGA Tour, Senior PGA Tour, Loyola University, and USC Sports. He has also been a distinguished member of numerous societies, such as the North American Spine Society, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the International Spine Intervention Society, the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.
Dr. William H. Dillian has over 40 years of professional experience and his practice is devoted exclusively to spine surgery and spine medicine with attendant procedures. The surgeon's s interests are the full therapeutic and diagnostic range of spine medicine, which includes minimally invasive, least invasive, and maximally invasive spine operations and the array of non-surgical invasive procedures directed at spinal pain. Before practicing in California, Dr. William H. Dillin had a medical license for Pennsylvania and he can also practice medicine at the moment in numerous other states, such as Florida, Arizona, and Texas. Over the years, he has been the recipient of multiple awards, such as the Checkbook Top Doc. The surgeon is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Procedures Dr. William Dillin Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital
- United Healthcare
- Anthem Blue Cross
- Blue Shield of California
- Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Education & Training
The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
University of California at San Diego - General Surgery
University of Texas at Houston - General Surgery
University of California at San Francisco - Orthopaedic Surgery
Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Spinal Surgery
Memberships & Affiliations
Publications & Media
The role of spinal flexion and extension in changing nerve root compression in disc herniations.
Brock E. Schnebel, Robert G. Watkins, William H. Dillin
Dynamic EMG analysis of torque transfer in professional baseball pitchers.
Robert G. Watkins, Steven Dennis, William H. Dillin, Brock E. Schnebel, Gary Schneiderman, Frank W. Jobe, Harry Farfan, Jacqueline Perry, Marilyn Pink
Magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of disc degeneration: correlation with discography.
Gary Schneiderman, Bonnie Flannigan, Scott Kingston, James S. Thomas, William H. Dillin, Robert G. Watkins
Comparison of disc space heights after anterior lumbar interbody fusion.
Steven Dennis, Robert G. Watkins, Stephen Landaker, William H. Dillin, Donald Springer
Cervical radiculopathy. A review.
Dillin, W., Booth, R., Cuckler, J., Balderston, R., Simeone, F., Rothman, R.