Pam Wilson, MD
Associate Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (1989)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Denver (CO) (1985)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (1994)
Languages: English, Spanish
Department: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Recognition & Awards

  • WSUSA Hall of Fame Award, WSUSA (2011)
  • Hal O'Leary Award , Colorado Rockies (2009)

Research Interests

1. spina bifida registry 2. development of wheelchair mobility in very young children 3. concussion and mild traumatic brain injury 4. acquired brain injury

Teaching

  • PRM fellowship director (1999)
    School of Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Medical education committee PM&R

Publications

  • Howell DR, Potter MN, Provance AJ, Wilson PE, Kirkwood MW, Wilson JC. Sleep Problems and Melatonin Prescription After Concussion Among Youth Athletes. Clin J Sport Med. 2020 Sep 29. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33055498
  • Wilson JC, Kirkwood MW, Potter MN, Wilson PE, Provance AJ, Howell DR. Early physical activity and clinical outcomes following pediatric sport-related concussion. J Clin Transl Res. 2020 May 26;5(4):161-168. PubMed PMID: 33029564
  • Provance AJ, Howell DR, Potter MN, Wilson PE, D'Lauro AM, Wilson JC. Presence of Neck or Shoulder Pain Following Sport-Related Concussion Negatively Influences Recovery. J Child Neurol. 2020 Jun;35(7):456-462. PubMed PMID: 32192408
  • Morley CP, Struwe S, Pratte MA, Clayton GH, Wilson PE, Dicianno BE, Formica MK, Schad LA, Thibadeau J, Turk MA. Survey of U.S. adults with Spina Bifida. Disabil Health J. 2019 Aug 1;:100833. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31399347
  • Powell A, Wilson P, Powell T. Case 4: Chronic and Progressive Muscle Weakness in a 9-year-old Girl. Pediatr Rev. 2019 Dec;40(12):647-649. PubMed PMID: 31792050
  • Howell DR, Potter MN, Kirkwood MW, Wilson PE, Provance AJ, Wilson JC. Clinical predictors of symptom resolution for children and adolescents with sport-related concussion. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2019 Apr 16;:1-8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30994475
  • Clayton GH, Wilson JC, Lepon AK, Brueck G, Elliott LT, Wilson PE. Poster 333 Quantitative Electroencephalography in the Evaluation of Concussive Head Injury in Adolescent Children. PM R. 2016 Sep;8(9S):S269. PubMed PMID: 27673086
  • Chan KH, Liang C, Wilson P, Higgins D, Allen GC. Long-term safety and efficacy data on botulinum toxin type A: an injection for sialorrhea. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Feb;139(2):134-8. PubMed PMID: 23429943
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Professional Memberships

  • AAPM&R, Member
  • Intervational Brain Injury Association, Member

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Children's Hospital Colorado North Campus
469 State Highway 7
Broomfield, CO 80023
720-478-5000

Children's Hospital Colorado - Colorado Springs
4090 Briargate Pkwy
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
719-305-1234

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Pediatrics, Board Certification (2002)
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Board Certification (2005)
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Board Certification (2009)
  • PALS, Certificate (2011)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Brain and Nervous System - Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles - Spine Injuries
  • Child and Teen Health
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles
  • Brain and Nervous System
Clinical Interests
Pediatric Rehab, Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, Spina Bifida, Athletics in the Disabled, Sports Medicine in the Disabled

Care Philosophy
I strive to provide the best care for my patients and families. I believe in treating the person as a whole, taking every aspect of a patient's body and health into consideration during diagnosis and treatment. I like to use a holistic approach to all my patients.

Personal Interests
I have a daughter in college and I still like to watch soccer. I have a big black dog from the Denver Dumb Friends League and love to play with her. I am on a curling league and have been playing for one year.

Volunteer Activities
I am involved in disabled sports and have been a junior board committee member for over 10 years working with WASUSA. I have worked multiple competitive events for sports for the disabled. I volunteer locally and am always trying to find a sport for every child with a disability to participate.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (1989)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Denver (CO) (1985)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (1994)
Languages: English, Spanish
Department: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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