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Roger Wilson, MD

Accepting New Patients
The Hand Care Center
1310 West Stewart Drive, Suite 410
Orange, CA 92868
Speaks: English

About Roger Wilson

A lifelong resident of Southern California, Dr.Wilson grew up in Downey and attended the University of California at Los Angeles and the University of Kansas for his undergraduate education. He earned his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Kansas in 1971 and completed his internship at Los Angeles County-U.S.C. Medical Center in 1972. He served his military service in the U.S. Army, stationed in Stuttgart, Germany at the 5th General Hospital in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, where he earned the prestigious Army Commendation Medal for distinguished service.

Dr. Wilson completed his training in general surgery and in adult and pediatric orthopaedic surgery training in Nashville, Tennessee at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he was Chief Resident in 1978. He went on to complete a Hand Surgery Fellowship at the Combined Hartford Hospital-Yale University Hand Surgery Program.

In addition to his work with The Hand Care Center/Shoulder and Elbow Institute Dr. Wilson is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of California Irvine where he has been involved in residency education in hand surgery. Dr. Wilson holds an appointment from the State of California as a Qualified Medical Examiner in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Board Certified in General Orthopaedics, Dr. Wilson is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr.Wilson is also a member of the Western Orthopaedic Association, the California Medical Association and the Orange County Medical Association where he is a former member of the Ethics Committee.
Medical School

University of Kansas
1971

Internship

University of Southern California
1972

Internship

LA County General Hospital
1972

Residency

Vanderbilt University Hospital
1978

Fellowship

Hartford Hospital
1979

The Hand Care Center
1310 West Stewart Drive, Suite 410
Orange, CA 92868
Affiliated Locations

St. Joseph Hospital, Orange