Dr. William Kohen

Orthopedic Knee, Shoulder and Hip Surgeon Specialist

Specialties: hip and knee reconstructive surgery, hip and knee minimally invasive surgery, hip and knee arthroscopic surgery, hip and knee joint replacement.

William Kohen, MD is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in primary and revision hip and knee replacement.  Dr. Kohen is a graduate of Wayne State University College of Medicine, in Michigan, and an elected member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He completed his training in Orthopedic Surgery at Wayne State University and served as chief resident. Dr. Kohen is a distinguished fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS). He also served as the team doctor for the senior tennis tour.

Dr. Kohen is an expert in hip and knee replacement surgery, hip and knee reconstructive surgery; including hip and knee minimally invasive surgery, hip and knee arthroscopy, and joint replacement of the shoulder, hip, and knee. Dr. Kohen is currently one of just a handful of surgeons in the United States with expertise performing Minimally Invasive “Signature” Custom Fit Knee Replacement and is skilled at using arthroscopic techniques to repair complex hip and knee injuries.

In addition to being a leader in arthroscopic knee surgery, he’s proud to have thousands of physician and patient referrals. “The highest compliment is to have physicians and patients refer friends and family to me,” Dr. Kohen says.

Dr. William Kohen uses advanced surgical procedures like cartilage restoration, ligament reconstruction, and minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery to tailor the right treatment to each patient.  He combines experience with the latest technological advances and surgical techniques to improve outcomes.

Minimally Invasive Knee surgery- Podcasts

Dr. William Kohen – The Facts About Orthopedic Minimally Invasive Knee surgery

Dr. Kohen’s Patient Reviews

Dr. William Kohen, Orthopedic Knee Surgeon Specialist

Hospital Affiliations

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital- Dr. Bartholomew, Dr. Kohen, Dr. Sanford affiliation

Waterford Surgical Center- Dr. Schmitt affiliation

Serving the Waterford Township Michigan Community



  • 4800 Highland Road, Suite 2
    Waterford Township, MI 48328

  • OFFICE PHONE: (248) 673-0500
    PHYSICAL THERAPY: (248) 673-1179
    FAX: (248) 673-6077

  • Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Tuesday: 12:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Make An Appointment

To schedule an appointment, please call (248) 673-0500 ext 14 OR Make an Appointment Request online.

We are currently accepting new patients and referrals.