Precision Orthopedics

About Us: Surgeon Information

William A. Athens, Jr., DO

Dr. Athens has been serving the Downriver community since 1996. He has had additional training in minimally invasive joint replacements, anterior hip approach, and spinal fusion procedures.

William A. Athens, Jr., DO

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Medical Degree

Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan


  • Chicago Osteopathic Hospitals and Medical Centers, Chicago, Illinois
  • University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Professional Affiliations

  • Michigan Osteopathic Association of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Michigan Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Wayne County Osteopathic Association

Academic Affiliations

  • Associate Clinical Professor, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Associate Clinical Professor, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine