Robert Wilson, MD Orthopaedic Surgeon



Robert Wilson, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon at Children's National Health System. He specializes in arm and hand surgery.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Hand Surgery Fellowship, 1995
    Columbia Presbyterian Med. Ctr
  • Fellowship Program, Shoulder Fellowship, 1995
    Columbia Presbyterian Med. Ctr
  • Residency Program, Orthopaedics, 1994
    Howard University Hospital
  • Residency Program, General Surgery, 1990
    St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
  • MD, 1988
    Harvard Medical School
  • BA, 1984
    Johns Hopkins University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Robert Wilson

Patient story

Christine's Story

"A piece of advice; if your child has surgery on the dominant hand first, be sure you budget plenty of time to be their caregiver as they will need help with homework, getting dressed, and maybe even eating."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Antibiotic Therapy in Gunshot Wound injuries

(2003) Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research

Examination of the Hand and Wrist

(2003) Musculoskeletal Medicine

Gunshots to the Hand and Upper Extremity

(2003) Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research

Indications for Angiography in Gunshot Fractures

(1998) Orthopaedic Transactions XXII

National Medical Association

(2005) Fingertip Injuries in Children and Adults

Neurologic Complications After Total Shoulder Arthoplasty

(1997) Orthopaedic Transactions XXI

Surgical Treatment of 3Part Fractures with Ender Rod Fixation

(1996) Atlas of Shoulder Surgery

The implications of Hip Fractures in the Inner City Elderly

(1998) Orthopaedic Transactions XXI

The Surface Anatomy of Trigger Finger Release

(1996) Orthopaedic Transactions XX

The Wrist

(1996) Sports Medicine: Principles of Primary Care

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