Anonymous (RateMDs) The staff and Dr. Williams are very caring, helpful, and easy to work with. I am now recovering from lumbar spine surgery and it seems to be doing very well. I have recommended Dr. Williams and his staff to numerous people. Thank you so very much for being so caring Dr. Williams and staff!
Brian Palmer (healthgrades) Top notch care and professional staff.
Anonymous (vitals) Dr. Williams and his staff are friendly, courteous and go out of their way to help. He alleviated my spinal pain and has helped several other members of my family also. I recommend him to everyone.

Joseph Williams, MD

Primary Specialty

Spine Treatment and Back Pain

Other Specialties


Phone (217)-547-9100


“As a fellowship trained orthopedic spine surgeon, I have a special interest in adult spine disorders and diseases. However,

as a orthopedic surgeon, I continue to enjoy treating general orthopedic injuries and disorders. My passion for orthopedics

stems from my love of sports. As an avid sports enthusiast, I am dedicated to returning you to a healthy, active lifestyle.”

Additional Info

Graduated from University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno,Nevada

Residency, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois

Fellowship, Orthopedics of Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana

Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Member, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Member, North American Spine Society

Member, Illinois State Medical Society

Member, Sangamon County Medical Society

Member, Illinois Orthopedic Society

Member, American Medical Association