Robotic Assisted Knee replacements now be offered by surgeons from Geelong Orthopaedics
We have several surgeons in our group who are now offering patients robotic assisted knee replacement surgery. This is where the position of the knee replacement components is guided by a robot during the operation. Special X-rays are taken prior to the surgery to allow the position of the knee repl...Read more
Mr Angliss and Mr Brown examining orthopaedic surgery candidates
On the weekend of the 5th and 6th of june Mr Angliss and Mr Brown were examiners in the annual orthopaedic final examination. This is a major test for trainees who wish to become surgeons. The examinations consist of multiple tests including diagnostics, pathology, and surgery, and include written a...Read more
Geelong Orthopaedics Surgeons receive our 2nd AZ COVID doses
Surgeons at Geelong Orthopaedics are receiving our 2nd Covid vaccine doses. We are most grateful to those great scientists who have worked so hard on this and the staff at the vaccination centers for working so tirelessly. We encourage all eligible people to get the vaccine to protect yourselves and...Read more
Successful orthopaedic Registrar teaching day
On Saturday 15th the Geelong Orthopaedic group held a teaching session for the orthopaedic surgical trainees. Each subspecialty area presented clinical cases over zoom and in depth discussions were had with all the surgeons. We are grateful to the trainees, surgeons and the AOA vic branch staff for ...Read more
AFL injury study published by Prof Page, Stephen Gill and the research team.
Dr Stephen Gill and Prof Richard Page have been contributing to a cohort study of AFL injuries presenting to our emergency departments. The paper highlighted the different types of injuries between the genders. The original paper can be found here titled “Gender differences in female and male ...Read more
Mr Donovan has left Geelong Orthopaedics GroupRead more
We had our COVID vaccines!
This week many of our Geelong Orthopaedics surgeons have had their vaccines. We are grateful to all those in the Barwon Public Health Unit that are working so hard, and to the amazing scientists from around the world that have made this happen. Basic science research is the foundation of medicine an...Read more
COVID 19 vaccines for Geelong Orthopaedics surgeons
The surgeons at geelong orthopaedics have been notified that they are to receive their vaccines as early as next week. We are very excited and grateful! This will help protect us when treating emergency patients in surgery who may potentially have COVID 19 and keep our other patients and families sa...Read more