Christopher John Wilson is a Flinders Medical Centre,Flinders Medical Centre,Australia

Christopher John Wilson

Flinders Medical Centre

Organizing Committee Member


Flinders Medical Centre


Dr Christopher John Wilson is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and Clinical Academic in Flinders University. He has worked previously in Scotland at the University of Glasgow. He is the Director of Orthopaedic Research in the Department of Arthroplasty at Flinders University. He manages the innovation and implementation of new processes and technologies and the coordination of training for medical students. He has special interests in Revision surgery, Computer Assisted surgery, Custom implant design and Robotic surgery. Other roles include Asia Pacific Advisor in research & development for revision arthroplasty surgery and National Advisor to the Australian Joint Registry and Australian Orthopaedic Association.


Wilson CJ, Edwards R.  Massive extra peritoneal haemorrhage following soft tissue trauma to the pubic branch of the inferior epigastric artery.  Journal of Trauma 2000 Apr; 48(4): 779 – 80. 
Wilson CJ, Shaw R, Deane RF et al. Bladder Varices causing haematuria as a late complication of Ileocystoplasy. BJU International 2000, 85(9): 1-2. 
Wilson CJ, Tait G, Galea G. Utilisation of Bone graft by Orthopaedic Surgeons in Scotland.   Cell and Tissue Banking 2003, (3) 49 – 58. 
Wilson CJ, Fitzgerald B & Tait G. Five-year review of the Rotaglide total knee Arthroplasty. The Knee 2003, 10 (2) 167- 171. 
Gray A, Wilson CJ, Talwar D et al. The Relationship between plasma and red cell concentrations of Vitamins thiamine diphosphate, flavin adenine dinucleotide and pyridoxal 5-phosphate following elective knee Arthroplasty. Clinical Nutrition 2004, 23 (5) 1080- 1083.  
Gray A, Wilson CJ, Talwar D et al. The relationship between the acute changes in systemic inflammatory response, lipid soluble anti-oxidant vitamins and lipid  peroxidation following elective knee Arthroplasty. Clinical Nutrition 2005, 24, 746 – 750. 
Bowman A, Shunmugam M, Watts AR, Bramwell DC, Wilson C & Krishnan J. Interobserver and Intraobserver reliability of mechanical axis alignment before and after total knee arthroplasty using long leg radiographs. The Knee Mar 2016, 23(2) 203 -208. 
Cundy W, Ling M, Krishnan J & Wilson C, Blood loss in Total Knee Arthroplasty PSI Vs Navigation Vs Conventional Instrumentation J Knee Surg. 2017 Jun;30(5):452-459 

Cambell DC, Wilson CJ & Yates P 
Australian Arthroplasty society of Australia. Guidelines for VTE prophylaxis in hip and knee arthroplasty surgery. 
Australian Orthopaedic Association, August 2017 
Wilson CJ, A Theodoulou & Krishnan J Knee instability as the primary cause of  failure following Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA): A systematic review on the patient,  surgical and implant characteristics of revised TKA patients  
The Knee, 2017 Dec; 24(6):1271 - 1281  
Wilson CJ, A Theodoulou & Krishnan J 


Surgical site infection in overweight and obese Total Knee Arthroplasty patients 
Journal of Orthopaedics, 2018 Feb  
Wilson CJ 
Conservative Hip Revision: A position paper and treatment framework 
Depuy Johnson & Johnson White Paper, Feb 2018. 
Broughton N, Kelley P, Wilson CJ, Burns A, Fletcher S, Solomon M &  McMahon S 
Guidelines for antibiotic prophylaxis at the time of Hip and Knee Arthroplasty surgery. - The Arthroplasty society of Australia, June 2018 
Broughton N, Stokes C, Wilson CJ, Burns A, Peel T Tran P, Solomon M &  McMahon S 


Guidelines for Urinary Tract Management at the time of Hip and Knee  Arthroplasty surgery.  

The Arthroplasty society of Australia, Nov 2018 
Viveen J, Van den Bekerom MPJ, Doornberg J, Hatton A, Page R, Koenraadt K, Wilson C, Bain G, Jaarsma R & Eygendaal D. 
 Analysis of 1220 primary total elbow arthroplasties: a report from the Australian  Orthopaedic Association National Joint Arthroplasty Replacement Registry 2008 – 2018 Acta Orthopaedica 90 2019. 
Wilson CJ, George D. Early experience with custom Acetabular implants in Revision hip surgery 

Accepted for publication Indian Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery  Sept 2019 
Sires J & Wilson CJ Accuracy of the MAKO robotic knee  system 
Accepted by the journal of knee surgery Sept 2019 
Wilson CJ, H Saluja, G Wong &  Design, Construction and early results of  
Krishnan J. a formal local Revision Knee  Arthroplasty Registry.

Accepted by The Journal of Knee Surgery, Sept 2019 

 Wilson CJ, Critchely O & Cambell D Long-term migration of the Corail hydroxyapatite Coated femoral stem a 10year RSA study

Accepted by Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Oct 2019 
Wilson CJ, & Roy A  Early results of the primary Prostalac Hip in patients with previous septic  arthritis. -Submitted to the Bone and Joint Journal Jun 2017 
 Wilson CJ, Inglis M et al  The Surgeon Mentor Program: Outcomes of Total Hip Arthroplasty via the Direct Anterior Approach - Submitted to CORR Oct 2017 

Singh V, Sachchi A & Wilson  Reliability of SynovasureTM in diagnosing CJ Prosthetic Joint Infection -Submitted to CORR Dec 2017 


Primary qualification: MB ChB,    July 1996 

Medical School:  Glasgow University,   1991 – July 96 

Distinction; Medical Chemistry,  Jan 92 

Merit Certificates:   Aug 93 – 95 

Ophthalmology (1st)

Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry    & Clinical Medicine (2nd) 


MRCS Part A; The Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow,   May 1998 
MRCS Part B; The Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow,   Feb 1999. 
FRCS (Tr & Orth) The Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow  Nov 2005 
Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of surgeons   Feb 2011 


Australian Orthopaedic Association 
AOA South Australia State Branch 
British Orthopaedic Association 
Arthroplasty Society of Australia 
International Society of Technology in Arthroplasty 
American Hip and Knee Society