Matthew W. WIlson, MD, FACS

Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, Ocular Oncology
St Jude Endowed Chair in Pediatric Ophthalmology

Office: 476 930 MADISON BUILDING
Tel: (901) 448-5883


  1. Jones, DF, Wilson, MW. Respiratory epithelial ingrowth and hemorrhage as late complications of orbital floor fracture repair with silicone sheet implant. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 24 (6), 498-9, 2008.
  2. Balaguer, J, Wilson, MW, Billups, CA, Mancini, J, Haik, BG, Qaddoumi, I, Khoury, JD, Rodriguez-Galindo, C. Predictive factors of invasion in eyes with retinoblastoma enucleated after eye salvage treatments. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 2008.
  3. Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Wilson, MW, Chantada, G, Fu, L, Qaddoumi, I, Antoneli, C, Leal-Leal, C, Sharma, T, Barnoya, M, Epelman, S, Pizzarello, L, Kane, JR, Barfield, R, Merchant, TE, Robison, LL, Murphree, AL, Chevez-Barrios, P, Dyer, MA, O'Brien, J, Ribeiro, RC, Hungerford, J, Helveston, EM, Haik, BG, Wilimas, J. Retinoblastoma: one world, one vision. Pediatrics, 122 (3), e763-70, 2008.
  4. Qaddoumi, I, Nawaiseh, I, Mehyar, M, Razzouk, B, Haik, BG, Kharma, S, Jaradat, I, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Wilson, MW. Team management, twinning, and telemedicine in retinoblastoma: a 3-tier approach implemented in the first eye salvage program in Jordan. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 51 (2), 241-4, 2008.
  5. Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Billups, CA, Rodriguez-Galindo, C. Incidence of new tumor formation in patients with hereditary retinoblastoma treated with primary systemic chemotherapy: is there a preventive effect. Ophthalmology, 114 (11), 2077-82, 2007.
  6. Lyle, CE, Wilson, MW, Li, CS, Kaste, SC. Comparison of orbital volumes in enucleated patients with unilateral retinoblastoma: hydroxyapatite implants versus silicone implants. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 23 (5), 393-6, 2007.
  7. Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Chantada, GL, Haik, BG, Wilson, MW. Treatment of Retinoblastoma: Current Status and Future Perspectives. Curr Treat Options Neurol, 9 (4), 294-307, 2007.
  8. Wilson, MW, Hoehn, ME, Haik, BG, Rieman, M, Reiss, U. Low-dose cyclophosphamide and interferon alfa 2a for the treatment of capillary hemangioma of the orbit. Ophthalmology, 114 (5), 1007-11, 2007.
  9. Bidar, M, Wilson, MW, Laquis, SJ, Wilson, TD, Fleming, JC, Wesley, RE, Ribeiro, RC, Haik, BG. Clinical and imaging characteristics of orbital leukemic tumors. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 23 (2), 87-93, 2007.
  10. Shen, CC, Netland, PA, Wilson, MW, Morris, WR. Management of congenital nonpigmented iris cyst. Ophthalmology, 113 (9), 1639.e1-7, 2006.
  11. Vick, VL, Wilson, MW, Fleming, JC, Haik, BG. Orbital and eyelid manifestations of xanthogranulomatous diseases. Orbit, 25 (3), 221-5, 2006.
  12. Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Rodriguez-Galindo, C. Socioeconomic impact of modern multidisciplinary management of retinoblastoma. Pediatrics, 118 (2), e331-6, 2006.
  13. Wilson, MW, Fraga, CH, Fuller, CE, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Mancini, J, Hagedorn, N, Leggas, ML, Stewart, CF. Immunohistochemical detection of multidrug-resistant protein expression in retinoblastoma treated by primary enucleation. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 47 (4), 1269-73, 2006.
  14. Dyer, MA, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Wilson, MW. Use of preclinical models to improve treatment of retinoblastoma. PLoS Med, 2 (10), e332, 2005.
  15. Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Liu, T, Merchant, TE, Rodriguez-Galindo, C. Effect on ocular survival of adding early intensive focal treatments to a two-drug chemotherapy regimen in patients with retinoblastoma. Am J Ophthalmol, 140 (3), 397-406, 2005.
  16. Moshfeghi, DM, Wilson, MW, Grizzard, S, Haik, BG. Intraocular surgery after treatment of germline retinoblastoma. Arch Ophthalmol, 123 (7), 1008-12, 2005.
  17. Ho, VH, Wilson, MW, Linder, JS, Fleming, JC, Haik, BG. Bloody tears of unknown cause: case series and review of the literature. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 20 (6), 442-7, 2004.
  18. Bell, DJ, Wilson, MW. Choroidal melanoma: natural history and management options. Cancer Control, 11 (5), 296-303, 2004.
  19. Wilson, MW, Shergy, WJ, Haik, BG. Infliximab in the treatment of recalcitrant idiopathic orbital inflammation. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 20 (5), 381-3, 2004.
  20. Merchant, TE, Gould, CJ, Wilson, MW, Hilton, NE, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Haik, BG. Episcleral plaque brachytherapy for retinoblastoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 43 (2), 134-9, 2004.
  21. Ho, VH, Wilson, MW, Fleming, JC, Haik, BG. Retained intraorbital metallic foreign bodies. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 20 (3), 232-6, 2004.
  22. McCarty, ML, Wilson, MW, Fleming, JC, Thompson, JW, Sandlund, JT, Flynn, PM, Knapp, KM, Haik, BG, Ribeiro, RC. Manifestations of fungal cellulitis of the orbit in children with neutropenia and fever. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 20 (3), 217-23, 2004.
  23. Edmonson, BC, Wilson, MW, Fleming, JC, Haik, BG. Ophthalmic injuries in children involved in all-terrain vehicle crashes. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 20 (2), 99-102, 2004.
  24. Mohadjer, Y, Wilson, MW, Fuller, CE, Haik, BG. Primary pelvic telangiectatic osteosarcoma metastatic to both orbits. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 20 (1), 77-9, 2004.
  25. Foley, MR, Moshfeghi, DM, Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Pappo, AS, Hill, DA. Orbital inflammatory syndromes with systemic involvement may mimic metastatic disease. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 19 (4), 324-7, 2003.
  26. McCarty, ML, Wilson, MW, Ibrahim, F, Fuller, CE, Kun, LE, Haik, BG. Primary perineal alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma metastatic to an extraocular muscle. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 19 (4), 333-5, 2003.
  27. Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Lipson, MJ, Cain, A, Merchant, TE, Kaste, S, Pratt, CB. Treatment of metastatic retinoblastoma. Ophthalmology, 110 (6), 1237-40, 2003.
  28. Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Merchant, TE, Billups, CA, Shah, N, Cain, A, Langston, J, Lipson, M, Kun, LE, Pratt, CB. Treatment of intraocular retinoblastoma with vincristine and carboplatin. J Clin Oncol, 21 (10), 2019-25, 2003.
  29. Fleming, RA, Wilson, MW, Fuller, CE, Fleming, JC, Haik, BG. Clinical and pathological features of intracranial chordoma with orbital involvement in a child. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 19 (3), 240-2, 2003.
  30. Wilson, MW, Moshfeghi, DM, Haik, BG, Haight, AE, Hill, DA, Davidoff, AM, Rousseau, RF, Bowman, LC. Occult orbital neuroblastoma detected after administration of an antitumor vaccine. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 19 (1), 77-9, 2003.
  31. Ashmore, ED, Wilson, MW, Morris, WR, Hill, DA, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Haik, BG. Corneal juvenile xanthogranuloma in a 4-month-old child. Arch Ophthalmol, 121 (1), 117-8, 2003.
  32. Merchant, TE, Kiehna, EN, Sanford, RA, Mulhern, RK, Thompson, SJ, Wilson, MW, Lustig, RH, Kun, LE. Craniopharyngioma: the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital experience 1984-2001. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 53 (3), 533-42, 2002.
  33. Laquis, SJ, Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Fleming, JC, Baber, W. Conjunctival mycosis masquerading as melanoma. Am J Ophthalmol, 134 (1), 117-8, 2002.
  34. Wilson, MW, Moshfeghi, DM, Haik, BG, Syed, NA, Morris, WR. Choroidal osteoma in a patient with contralateral persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous. Retina, 22 (3), 358-60, 2002.
  35. Moshfeghi, DM, Wilson, MW, Martin, TL, Haik, BG. Swallowed ocular prostheses: report of three cases in children with retinoblastoma. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 18 (3), 211-3, 2002.
  36. Moshfeghi, DM, Wilson, MW, Haik, BG, Hill, DA, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Pratt, CB. Retinoblastoma metastatic to the ovary in a patient with Waardenburg syndrome. Am J Ophthalmol, 133 (5), 716-8, 2002.
  37. Merchant, TE, Gould, CJ, Hilton, NE, Kun, LE, Rodríguez-Galindo, C, Pratt, CB, Wilson, MW, Haik, B. Ocular preservation after 36 Gy external beam radiation therapy for retinoblastoma. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 24 (4), 246-9, 2002.
  38. Laquis, SJ, Freeman, JM, Fleming, JC, Wilson, MW, Haik, BG. A rapidly growing choroidal melanoma. Am J Ophthalmol, 133 (4), 580-1, 2002.
  39. Laquis, SJ, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Wilson, MW, Fleming, JC, Haik, BG. Retinoblastoma in a patient with an X;13 translocation and facial abnormalities consistent with 13q-syndrome. Am J Ophthalmol, 133 (2), 285-7, 2002.
  40. Laquis, SJ, Vick, V, Haik, BG, Fleming, JC, Wilson, MW. Intracranial paraganglioma (glomus tumor) with orbital extension. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 17 (6), 458-61, 2001.
  41. Wilson, MW, Rodriguez-Galindo, C, Haik, BG, Moshfeghi, DM, Merchant, TE, Pratt, CB. Multiagent chemotherapy as neoadjuvant treatment for multifocal intraocular retinoblastoma. Ophthalmology, 108 (11), 2106-14; discussion 2114-5, 2001.
  42. Wilson, MW, Fleming, JC, Fleming, RM, Haik, BG. Sentinel node biopsy for orbital and ocular adnexal tumors. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 17 (5), 338-44; discussion 344-5, 2001.
  43. Wilson, MW, Schelonka, LP, Siegel, D, Meininger, A, Ross, D. Immunohistochemical localization of NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase in conjunctival melanomas and primary acquired melanosis. Curr Eye Res, 22 (5), 348-52, 2001.
  44. Wilson, MW, Czechonska, G, Finger, PT, Rausen, A, Hooper, ME, Haik, BG. Chemotherapy for eye cancer. Surv Ophthalmol, 45 (5), 416-44, 2001.
  45. Wilson, MW, Maheshwari, P, Stokes, K, Wheatley, MJ, McLoughlin, S, Talbot, M, Shults, WT, Dailey, RA, Wobig, JL. Secondary fractures of Le Fort I osteotomy. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg, 16 (4), 258-70, 2000.