Dr. Christopher Wilson, MD

Dr. Christopher Wilson, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Christopher Wilson, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Wheat Ridge, CO and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, hand and upper extremity surgery, and more.Read his story

8550 W 38th Ave Ste 106

Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Dr. Wilson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Elbow Sprain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilson treats Elbow Sprain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Wilson treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilson treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Wilson treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hands
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilson treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Wilson treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Wilson's conditions and procedures:

Arm Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cartilage Degeneration
Cartilage Tear
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hand Pain
Injuries
Joint Disorders
Joint Drainage
Joint Effusion
Joint Pain
Joint Replacement Surgery
Joint Swelling
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Muscle Pain
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Myofascial Pain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Injury
Nerve Pain
Nerve Reconstruction
Nerve Surgery
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Numbness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Radial Tunnel Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Scoliosis
Spine Deformities
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Ulnar Neuritis
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
Wrist Pain
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Care Philosophy

30 years experience in upper extremity care, specializing in complicated problems and particularly nerve problems in the upper extremity. Office hours run on time. Patient's questions are answered. OR technical skills are excellent.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • 1982
    Ralph K Davies Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1982
  • 1982
    Hand Surgery Assoc
    Fellowship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    University of Virginia
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1977
    University of Utah
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1971
    Cornell
    Undergraduate School
    1971

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients Choice Award, 2009

Dr. Wilson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wilson

4.2

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
75.86206896551724%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
17.24137931034483%
(5)

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Dr. Wilson performed a challenging removal of a nerve tumor from my arm. I was very concerned I was going to lose partial use of my arm. With his high level of competence, I was blessed with no damage to the nerve and with time have regained full use of my arm. It is likely I will have more...Read More
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This was, by far, the best experience I've had with a new physician. I went to Dr. Wilson for a second opinion, and I'm glad that I did! Firstly, the office was able to schedule me the same day with was very convenient, as I needed to be seen before the end of the week because I am moving. ...Read More
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Transferred care to dr Wilson and glad I did! Much better than my previous dr!!
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I would definitely not recommend Dr. Wilson. He was very rude and assumed that I have the knowledge of a doctor. When I asked him a question, he had no patience and seemed annoyed that I did not understand him. He was in a rush and had a very unpleasant bedside manner.
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Very sure of himself, which, I suppose is a good thing for a doctor/surgeon.
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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Medicaid
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