Mr Lester Wilson: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr Lester Wilson

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • Spine

About me

Mr Lester Wilson was until recently the Clinical Director of the Spinal Unit at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore, where he had been a Spinal Consultant since 2003. He co-founded the Wellington Hospital London Spinal Unit in 1994.

Mr Wilson has over 18 years experience with minimal access fusion surgery and has performed over 900 cases. He also has extensive experience of Endoscopic spinal decompressions and Lumbar Disc Replacements. He lectures and trains Spinal Surgeons in the UK, Europe, Asia and the US on Spinal Fusion surgery, Bone Biologics and Minimal Access Spinal Surgery, which comprise his main research interests. He developed the award winning Titanium 3D printed cages with K2M now used extensively in the lumbar and cervical spine in the USA and Europe.

He developed a minimally invasive way to repair stress fractures in the lumbar spine, and has performed this operation on over 40 athletes, cricketers, footballers, ballet dancers etc including Internationals from the UK and abroad.

Areas of interest

Low Back Pain; Sciatica; Spondylolysis; Spondylolisthesis; Nerve Root Injections; Lumbar Decompression; Lumbar Discectomy; Lumbar Fusions; Minimal access / invasive surgery; Spinal infection; Spinal Fractures; Degenerative Scoliosis Adults.

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  • Wellington Hospital 8a Wellington Place LONDON NW8 9LE

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Procedures completed

  • A5290

    Transforaminal epidural - (5-50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (5-50) Wellington Hospital (5-50)

  • A5751

    Facet joint injection (under x-ray control) - 1 to 2 joints - (5-50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (5-50) Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • V2560

    Decompression for central spinal stenosis (1 or 2 levels) - (5-50)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5) Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • V3362

    Primary posterior fusion with instrumentation +/- decompression +/- discectomy (including Graft stabilisation and all fusion approaches) (lumbar region) - (5-50)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • A5790

    Sacroiliac joint injection under image guidance (and bilateral) - (5-50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5) Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • V2660

    Revision of decompression for central spinal stenosis - (1-5)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • V2652

    Revision posterior fusion +/- instrumentation (lumbar region) - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5) Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • V4150

    Anterior correction of degenerative adult kyphosis with instrumentation, +/-fusion (including spinal cord monitoring) - (1-5)

  • V4160

    Posterior correction of degenerative adult kyphosis with instrumentation, +/-fusion (including spinal cord monitoring) - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • V2400

    Posterior decompression with fusion (thoracic region) - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • A5292

    Transforaminal epidural (thoracic) - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • W1646

    Open reduction/internal fixation of sacro-iliac joint - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • V3350

    Combined anterior approach discectomy, decompression and fusion and posterior fusion (lumbar region) - (1-5)

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