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William W. Colman, MD

Sports Medicine
Clinical Interests

Non-Operative Management of Hip & Knee Arthritis, Adult Reconstructive/Joint Replacement Surgery, Shoulder & Knee Replacement Surgery

Located In

Poughkeepsie, Hopewell Junction


William W. Colman M.D., board certified orthopedic surgeon, is the managing partner at Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess. He earned his medical degree from Columbia University and continued his education by receiving his orthopedic training at the New York Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City. He completed a fellowship in total joint replacement at Insall-Scott-Kelly Institute in New York City where he provided clinical services for the New York Knicks, Yankees, and Liberty sports teams.

Dr. Colman is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (F.A.A.O.S.). Other memberships include the American Medical Association and a past affiliation the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Committee on Electronic Media and Education.

In his free time, Dr. Colman enjoys tennis, cycling, soccer, family activities, and digital photography.

  • Commercial Plans
  • Managed Medicare
Anthem / BCBS (Non-NY)
  • Cards with the “PPO” inside the suitcase logo
  • Commercial, CHP, Exchange, Medicare HMO & PPO
Cigna / Great West
  • Commercial CT, MetroNY
  • Cigna MetroNY
  • Commercial (including Exchange)
  • Managed Medicare
  • GHI: CBP, National, Tristate; Bridge, Network Access, Medicare Choice PPO
  • HIP: Prime, Premium, Select Care, Bridge, Medicare VIP Prime/Bold/Reserve
  • With Connecticare: HMO/PPO/POS and Medicare Choice / Passage
Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Commercial and Exchange (except for connection and connection exchange)
  • Managed Medicare
  • Medicare, Medicaid, CHP, Exchange, Essential

  • Exchange, Individual, Essential Plans
New York Medicare

New York State Health Insurance Program
  • Empire Plan
New York State Workers Compensation

No Fault

TriCare East- Humana Military

United Healthcare
  • Commercial Charter, Choice, Core, Navigate, Nexus, PPO, Select and Doctors plan
  • Golden Rule
  • Managed Medicare
United Healthcare Oxford
  • Oxford Commercial Liberty, Oxford Freedom, Oxford Metro Plan

Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County (OADC) accepts most major insurance plans. Please see the list of accepted insurance plans below and confirm that OADC participates with your plan prior to scheduling an appointment. If you have additional questions, please call our offices at (844) 982-0241 and our team will be happy to provide additional information.


Install-Scott-Kelly Institute

Medical School

Columbia University


New York Presbyterian Medical Center

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopaedic Surgery Board Certification

Hospital Affiliations
  • Health Alliance of Hudson Valley Mary’s Avenue
  • Northern Dutchess Hospital
  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Ambulatory Surgery Center Affiliations
  • The Surgery Center at Orthopedic Associates (SCOA)
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow
  • American Medical Association, Member

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2024-Present
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