Dr. William H. Dillin is specialized in spine surgery, complex spine problems and spine medicine. He attended the prestigious University of Texas Medical School and he followed a general surgery residency at The University of Texas (Houston) and Orthopedic Surgery residency at The University of California (San Francisco). During 1983 and 1984 he was Chief Resident at San Francisco General Hospital Chief Resident and UC-Moffitt Hospital. After 1985, he has been a part of the spinal surgery consultant’s 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. In addition, he is also a distinguished member of several societies such as North American Spine Society [NASS], American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons [AAOS], International Spine Intervention Society [ISIS], Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery [SMISS] and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians [ASIPP].

Procedures Dr. William Dillin Performs at Marina del Rey Hospital

Insurance Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Education & Training

Medical Degree

The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio

Internship(s)

University of California at San Diego - General Surgery

Residency(ies)

University of Texas at Houston - General Surgery

University of California at San Francisco - Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship(s)

Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Spinal Surgery



Memberships & Affiliations

  • North American Spine Society North American Spine Society
  • AO Spine AO Spine
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • International Spine Intervention Society International Spine Intervention Society
  • Abbott Society
  • Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • Publications & Media