William G Wilson

William G Wilson, MD

Division:
Genetics: Pediatric
Department:
Pediatrics
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Primary Location:

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Phone:
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Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Pediatrics, 1979; Medical Genetics, 1981
Research Interests:

Inborn errors of metabolism, Chromosomal disorders

Clinical Practice:
Galactosemia, Gaucher Disease, Marfan Syndrome, Sickle-Cell Diseases, Turner Syndrome, Neurocutaneous Disorders, Cardiovascular Genetics, Genetics - child
Appointment:

Associate Chair for Education in Pediatrics; Division Head, Pediatric Genetics

About
Title:
Professor of Pediatrics
Biography

William Wilson, MD, is the associate chair for education in the Department of Pediatrics. He joined UVA’s pediatric department in 1979 and is the chief of the Division of Pediatric Genetics. He is also a consultant to the Virginia Department of Health for newborn screening. Dr. Wilson has served on several School of Medicine committees and is passionate about genetics and medical education on all levels.

Dr. Wilson loves providing medical genetics services to children and adults and growing UVA’s network of genetics clinics.

Awards
  • 2011-2018 Best Doctors in America® List
Education
Primary:
University of North Carolina, 1974
Residency:
Pediatrics, University of Virginia; Pediatrics and Medical Genetics, University of North Carolina
Fellowships:
Medical Genetics, University of North Carolina