Dr. Joseph Wilson, MD

Dr. Joseph Wilson, MD

Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Wilson, MD is an orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery doctor who practices in Durham, NC. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

120 William Penn Plz

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(919) 220-5255

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rotator Cuff Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wilson "Joseph B. Wilson, MD A Rare Blend of Experience Dr. Joseph Wilson received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia, and his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. As a Flight Surgeon in the United States Navy, and as a key member of an F-18 Fighter Attack Squadron, he served aboard the aircraft carrier, the USS Constellation. Upon completion of his Orthopaedic training at Duke Medical Center in Durham, NC, Dr. Wilson spent an additional 18 months of subspecialty training in Sports Medicine and Shoulder surgery. He completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. While in Chicago, he served as an assistant team physician for both the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Bulls."

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Shoulder Blade
  • Bursitis
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Upper Extremity Fracture

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff and Labral Repair
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • F-18/ F-14 Naval Flight Surgeon Carrier Air Wing Two, Uss Constellation
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Medical Center Orthoapedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Annecy International Advanced Arthroscopic and Shoulder Reconstruction Fellowship, Annecy, France
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Rush Medical Center Sports Medicine and Advanced Shoulder Reconstruction, Chicago, Il
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wilson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wilson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wilson to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Wilson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Raleigh, NC |
Incredible Doctor, very personable, kind and down to earth. Highly recommend. Wish I could give him more than 5 stars.
Raleigh, NC |
Hands down one of the best shoulder surgeons in Raleigh! If you have shoulder pain this is the guy to see. Personable and skilled and even gave me his cell phone if I had any issues. Thank you Dr. Wilson!
in Raleigh, NC |
Dr. Wilson is a wonderful doctor. He exceeded my expectations. He listens and he cares. He takes time to explain everything to you and he explains it in a way that you understand. Dr. Wilson is very friendly and down to earth. It was a wonderful experience and I highly recommend Dr. Wilson.
Chapel Hill, NC |
Dr Wilson is the doctor that every patient dreams they will get, but rarely do. He embodies caring in everything he does! He treats the whole person, listens intently, fully informs-involves you in decisions, empowers you to take back control of your life, and gets to know who you are and what is important to you. His P.A., Meghan and M.A. Adrienne are also awesome! They make an amazing and dynamic team that delivers the best orthopaedic care! His smile can warm a room!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wilson accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    Blue Options PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Wilson has admitting privileges

Duke Regional Hospital
3643 N Roxboro St
Durham, NC 27704
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Wakemed Cary Hospital
1900 Kildaire Farm Rd
Cary, NC 27518
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North Carolina Specialty Hospital
3916 Ben Franklin Blvd
Durham, NC 27704
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