Consultant Profile

Dr John A Wilson

Dr John A Wilson MBChB FRCP(Ed) FFSEM
Practicing at:
Spire Edinburgh Hospitals
  • General medicine
    • Sports medicine
Special clinical interests:

General medicine
Sports medicine
Musckoloskeletal problems that don't require surgery 
Parkinson's Disease, especially with co-morbidities 

Research interests:

Sports medicine; groin strain and organising sports medicine services.
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral oedema 

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Physician and St John's Hospital, Livingston

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Royal College of Physicians
Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine 

Contact Details 
Private secretary telephone number:
07966 871537 (for appointments outwith clinic times)
Private secretary email address:
Murrayfield: General Medical Clinic Tuesday 1pm-5pm Sports Medicine Clinic Tuesday 5pm-7pm Livingston: General Medicine or Sports Medicine Monday 5pm-7pm Wed 12.30pm-3pm Patients can be seen outwith these times (within 48hours)
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Over the years Dr Wilson has had extensive experience in looking after various athletes including athletic teams, rugby teams as well as ice hockey and American football team. 

Dr Wilson has been a clinician in sports medicine since 1989.

Personal profile:

Dr Wilson has run for Scotland on many occasions over 100m and 200m and 4 x 100m relay, and Great Britian on one occasion. Dr Wilson still maintains a high level of fitness.

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Dr John A Wilson

Dr John A Wilson General medicine Consultant, Edinburgh, private hospital specialist.

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