Academic Rank:
Clinical Instructor
Royal Jubilee Hospital

Academic background

  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Anatomic Pathology
  • Licentiate of Medical Council of Canada
  • MD, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario. 1989
  • BSc, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Biology. 1985


  • Wright CL, Kelly JK. The use of routine special stains for upper gastrointestinal biopsies. Am J Surg Pathol. 2006 Mar;30(3):357-61.
  • Wright CL, Cacala S. Enterocolic lymphocytic phlebitis with lymphocytic colitis, lymphocytic appendicitis, and lymphocytic enteritis. Am J Surg Pathol. 2004 Apr;28(4):542-7. Review.
  • Wright CL, Stewart ID. Histopathology and mismatch repair status of 458 consecutive colorectal carcinomas. Am J Surg Pathol. 2003 Nov;27(11):1393-406.
  • Israel LH, Koea JB, Stewart ID, Wright CL, Frankish PD. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced strictures of the colon: report of a case and review of the literature. Dis Colon Rectum. 2001 Sep;44(9):1362-4.
  • Esmaeli B, Ramsay JA, Chorneyko KA, Wright CL, Harvey JT. Sclerosing sweat-duct carcinoma (malignant syringoma) of the upper eyelid: a patient report with immunohistochemical and ultrastructural analysis. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 1998 Nov;14(6):441-5.
  • Wright CL, Riddell RH. Histology of the stomach and duodenum in Crohn’s disease. Am J Surg Pathol. 1998 Apr;22(4):383-90.
  • Driman DK, Wright C, Tougas G, Riddell R. Parietal cell protrusions (PCP) in gastric ulcer disease. Hum Pathol, 1998, 29(7):765-766.
  • Marshall JK, Hewak J, Farrow R, Wright C, Riddell RH, Somers S, Irvine EJ. Terminal ileal imaging with ileoscopy versus small-bowel meal with pneumocolon. J Clin Gastroenterol 1998, 27(3):217-222.
  • Wright CL, Riddell RH. The pathology and politics of dysplasia in ulcerative colitis.   Current Topics in Gastroenterology, 1998, 14(1):11-14.
  • Driman D, Wright C, Tougas G, Riddell R. Omeprazole produces parietal cell hypertrophy and hyperplasia in humans. Dig Dis Sci 1996, 41(10):2039-2047.

Research Interest

  • Specialty interest in gastrointestinal pathology.  Service duties include general surgical pathology, cytology and autopsies.
  • Performance and interpretation of fine needle aspiration biopsies