Geelong’s first Orthopaedics Group, established 1996

Serving the local community

Welcome

We are the first Orthopaedic Surgical Group established in Geelong and provide musculoskeletal surgical services tailored to the individual needs of our patients. Our surgeons are part of the medical staff at University Hospital Geelong and are committed to caring for the whole community.

Our goal is to use our knowledge and expertise to help patients lead happier, healthier lives with optimal performance.

The utmost care, integrity, knowledge and professionalism are at the core of our ethos and we are proud to serve our local and regional community with a safe environment and state-of-the-art facilities.

All surgeons have different areas of expertise, including joint replacements, hip & knee, shoulder & elbow, hand & wrist, foot & ankle, sports injuries, trauma, and paediatrics. They also contribute their expertise regularly in research and teaching at University Hospital Geelong and Deakin University.

Our private surgery is performed at St John of God Hospital and Epworth Hospital Geelong. In order to maintain the highest standards of care, we are actively involved in research and professional development, academic teaching and lecturing at conferences, assessment of students, younger surgeons and peers.

Meet the Surgeons

All our surgeons sub-specialise in different fields of orthopaedic expertise.

Our expertise

The fields of expertise of our surgeons include joint replacements, sports injuries, trauma, foot and ankle, hand and wrist, and paediatrics.

Click on the box below to find surgeons who specialise in the area of your needs.

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Hip & Knee

Hip
– Arthritis and joint replacement
– Hip resurfacing
– Fracture treatment
– Revision joint replacement when worn out
Knee
– Arthritis and joint replacement
– Partial joint replacement
– Knee realignment
– ACL reconstruction
– Knee arthroscopy
– Meniscal injuries
– Instability
– Patello femoral dysfunction

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Shoulder & Elbow

Shoulder
– Arthritis
– Arthroplasty / joint replacement
– Instability/dislocations
– Frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis
– Rotator cuff tears, impingement
– Calcific tendonitis
– AC joint dislocations
– AC joint arthritis
– Clavicle fractures
– Shoulder fractures
Elbow
– Arthritis – debridement, arthroplasty
– Trauma
– instability
– Cubital tunnel syndrome (ulna nerve entrapment)
– Distal biceps ruptures

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Hand & Wrist

Hand
– Keyhole and open carpal tunnel release
– Trigger thumb, finger
– Thumb arthritis including thumb arthroscopy
– Hand and finger arthritis
– Dupuytrens
– Fusions
– Arthroplasty and joint replacements
– Deqervains
– Fractures
Wrist
– Arthroscopy keyhole surgery
– TFCC tears
– Arthritis
– Kienbock’s
– Wrist instability
– Wrist fractures
– Scaphoid fractures
– Wrist fusion
– de Quervain’s tenosynovitis
– Deformity correction

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Foot & Ankle

– Fracture, sprains, and strains
– Diabetic foot care
– Foot deformities
– Toe & tendon disorders
– Arthritis and joint diseases
– Sports injuries
– Nerve disorders

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Paediatric Surgery

– Hip dysplasia
– Club foot / feet
– Growth and deformity correction

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Sports & Trauma

– Fractures
– Dislocations
– Tendon and ligament disruptions

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Latest News

CORONAVIRUS COVID-19

Coronavirus (COVID19) is a concern for us all. Here at Geelong Orthopaedics we are still working and caring for patients. We are happy to receive referrals. We cannot do non urgent surgeries in the current pandemic to preserve resources for COVID patients (see prime ministers release or RACS stateme...

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REGISTRAR TRAINING DAY IN HAND SURGERY MARCH 10

Mr Kevin Eng helped organised the biannual Australian Hand Surgery Society registrar education day with Prof Eugene Ek, and Mr Anthony Berger. Many fantastic, generous, local , interstate and international speakers volunteered their time including Prof Don Lalonde from Toronto teaching about wide aw...

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COMBINED HAND SURGERY SOCIETY MEETING

Prof Page and Kevin eng have both presented at the combined meeting of the Asia Pacific Federation of hand surgery societies and the Australian hand surgery society. Richard presented on distal radius fractures and finger PIP injuries which are common. Kevin Eng also presented research about distal ...

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