All posts by Adrian Wilson

Introduction to Osteotomy

The main reason why surgeons advocate osteotomy is to unload damaged areas of the knee, but they also use it to re-tension ligaments, improve movement and as an adjunct to other procedures. Osteotomy & AgeThis slide shows how well our patients have done in the more elderly age groups – if you have the right patient, […]

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17th ESSKA Congress 4-7 May 2016, Barcelona

Our group has several presentations – both podium and poster – and I have two lectures that I am giving – one is part of the osteotomy session. We are also incredibly pleased to have had TEN videos accepted into the ESSKA Academy in the Techniques section: Total Knee Replacement for a Varus Deformity Combined Delta AnteroLateral […]

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ESSKA Arthrex Osteotomy Fellowship

The ESSKA Arthrex Osteotomy Fellowship has just been set up. Application Deadline for current fellowship is the 1st of June 2016. It is a travelling fellowship involving four teaching centres, and I am very proud to say that Basingstoke has been selected as one of those centres who will receive senior European surgeons who want to […]

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The search for the ideal osteotomy correction

The AO Knee Expert Group who met a few years back – Professor Fujisawa is second from left in the front row. He published a paper in 1979 which led to the concept of the ‘Fujisawa Point’. Fujisawa Point Based on Professor Fujisawa’s paper, Frank Noyes came up with the idea of a ‘Fujisawa position’ which […]

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Slope-changing Tibial Osteotomy with Biological Plating

Here we present the stories of two young people who suffered tibial plateau injuries resulting in a negative slope on their tibial plateau. In both cases the situation was very disabling, and we turned their lives around with osteotomy and ‘biological plating’.

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Painful Knee Symposium – June 2016

Treatment & Management of the Painful Knee. Attendance – £60 including refreshments and lunch. To register simply visit www.ossur.co.uk/events. Alternatively, contact Sherri Lomas on 07795 105748 or [email protected] This is a highly popular annual meeting on ‘the Painful Knee’. The meeting aims to help physiotherapists update their knowledge and skills about knee problems. The content is also […]

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Educational and research collaboration at the University of Winchester

A highly regarded element of specialist orthopaedic training is the ‘surgical fellowship’, allowing a young surgeon to work intimately with a group of senior colleagues for 6 months to a couple of years. This allows a rapid accumulation of knowledge and skills in a safe and supportive environment. Professor Adrian Wilson, and knee fellow Sam […]

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BASK 2016 Poster Submission – ACL Repair – rationale, technique & early results

This study is a re-exploration of an old concept, but with the benefit of new materials and understanding. As you can see, we are in the process of writing that up and publishing it. I am so far astounded and delighted at how well the patients have done and how quickly they’ve recovered. If this […]

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BASK 2016 Poster Submission – combined osteotomy & ACL reconstruction

Correction of knee malalignment with ACL reconstruction aims to restore knee stability while addressing symptomatic unicompartmental osteoarthritis. This is a single-centre series of patients who underwent such a combined procedure. POSTER 1: Combined osteotomy and ACL reconstruction In patients with ACL rupture and symptomatic unicompartmental osteoarthritis, simultaneous restoration of coronal knee axis and stability appears […]

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Overview – Basingstoke Osteotomy Masterclass

The Basingstoke Osteotomy Masterclass is now in its ninth year with an incredibly supportive faculty and guest list. We are heavily supported by a series of different companies because the industries are excited by the pioneering work that we are doing. Neil established Basingstoke as a centre of excellence for knee surgery, and cofounded the Basingstoke Masterclass […]

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