Dr. William F. Pearce


Board Certified Urologist and Urological Surgeon
Languages: Spanish & English

Please call (714) 639-1915
Office Location: 1801 N. Broadway, Santa Ana California 92706


Areas of Expertise

Robotic Surgery: Dr. Pearce has been selected as a Surgeon Proctor for Robotic Procedures. He supervised the first robotic prostatectomy performed at St. Jude and at Mission Hospitals in Orange County. Robotic (da Vinci) Laparoscopic Prostatectomy for prostate cancer and robotic kidney procedures.

Enlarged Prostate: Greenlight HPS PVP laser prostatectomy and Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy (TUMT)

Female Urology: Stress Urinary Incontinence and Female Pelvic Prolapse Repair and Elevate procedures.

Prosthetic Urology: Male Sling, Artificial Urinary Sphincter, for male incontinence, Penile Prosthesis for impotence.

Vasectomy: No Scalpel Vasectomy, Vasectomy Reversal


Harvard Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Division of Urology, 1997 – 2002
Harvard Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Urology Chief Resident, 2002 – 2003
University of Southern California School of Medicine, M.D., 1993 – 1997
University of California, Berkeley, B.A., English Literature, 1992

Board Certifications, Fellowships, & Academic and Other Honors

Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society, USC Medical School
Graduation with Highest Distinction, USC Mddical School
Dean’s Scholar, USC Medical School
Graduation with Highest Honors, University of California, Berkeley
American Board of Urology

Professional Memberships

American Urological Association
American Urological Association, Western Section
Orange County Urological Society

Hospital Staff Privileges

Saint Joseph Hospital, Orange
Western Medical Center, Santa Ana
La Veta Surgical Center, Orange

Professional Activities

President, Orange County Urological Society
Chair, Urological Oncology Tumor Board, Saint Josephs Hospital Cancer Center
Membership Committee, American Urological Association
Operating Room Committee, Saint Joseph Hospitals
Quality Executive Committee, Urology Section, Saint Joseph Hospital

Government Required Disclosure of Education and Board Certification

Per California AB 583 (Hayashi)
1. Name and License…Garo M. Tertzakian MD
2. Highest level of academic degree…MD
3. Board certification (ABMS/MBC)…American Board of Urology