J. William Mathewson, MD

Mathewson, J. William, MD

Special Clinical Interest

  • Hand, wrist and elbow surgery
  • Fractures, dislocations and sports injuries
  • Arthroscopy and endoscopy
  • Stem cell and orthobiological treatments


Additional Info

Dr. Mathewson currently practices at West Texas Orthopedics.

Dr. John William Mathewson, board certified by the American Board of Surgery, received his Doctorate of Medicine from St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada where he was inducted into the International Honor Society and graduated in the top 5% of his class. After his Chief Residency in General Surgery at York Hospital in York, Pennsylvania, he pursued a fellowship in hand and microsurgery at the University of Minnesota and trained at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester in advanced microsurgical techniques.

Dr. Mathewson prides himself in his approachable, competent and holistic approach to patient care. Providing his patients with cutting edge technology that allows for minimal disruption to their lives, Dr. Mathewson excels in all hand, wrist, and elbow procedures and has performed thousands of procedures including carpal tunnel correction, cubital tunnel release, fractures, wrist arthroscopy, and De Quervain’s release.

Dr. Mathewson is an outdoors enthusiast who loves being active in such sports as soccer, skiing, scuba diving and he enjoys traveling and spending time with his family.


Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery - Hand, Orthopedics

Primary Location

  • 5615 Deauville Blvd., Suite 220
  • Midland
  • TX
  • 79706
  • (432)221-4004

Curriculum Vitae

  • Education:

    Schiller University, England
    A.A.S. Degree in Bio-Science
    Graduated in 1998

    St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada
    Medical Degree
    Graduated in 2004

  • Residency:

    York Hospital/Wellspan Health System
    York, Pennsylvania
    Categorical Surgical Residency completed in 2009

  • Medical Fellowships:

    Mayo Clinic
    Rochester, Minnesota
    Microsurgery Hand training
    Completed in 2009

    University of Minnesota
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Orthopedic Hand Surgery Fellowship
    Completed in 2010

  • Medical Certifications:

    Board Certified in General Surgery

  • Professional Society:

    American Society for Surgery of the Hand
    American College of Surgeons
    Iota Epsilon Alpha, International Honor Society