Dr. William Graham

Become a Sporting Patient

Harnessing the power of regenerative biology and biomechanics analysis to keep our patients active, healthy, and happy.

Dr. William Graham is a Charlotte native with vast experience as a Sports Medicine Team Physician, caring for athletes at the collegiate, professional, and international levels. Trained in both Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, Dr. Graham is a Charlotte Country Day School graduate.He obtained his bachelor’s degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Dr. Graham completed an Orthopaedic Surgery residency at The Ohio State University and a fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine in Los Angeles with the Santa Monica Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Group.

Sporting Medicine was established in 2018 to serve athletes in greater Charlotte of all ages and all competition levels. Dr. Graham’s clinical practice is driven by his passion for joint preservation and injury prevention, harnessing the power of regenerative biology and biomechanics analysis to keep his patients active, healthy, and happy.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Graham has traveled extensively serving as a Team Physician for US Soccer’s Youth National Teams in international competition. Throughout his medical education, he studied with elite soccer athletes and their physicians. Following two seasons training under the medical staff for the Columbus Crew, he spent his fellowship working with the Los Angeles Galaxy, Chivas USA, and US Soccer Sports Medicine. Upon completion of his medical training, Dr. Graham was honored with the opportunity to continue supporting US Soccer Sports Medicine.

Dr. Graham continues his academic interests as a reviewer for the American Journal of Sports Medicine, and he makes the most of his free time with his wife, Dr. Heather Graham, and their two young sons.

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