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Best Orthopaedic Surgeons in Melbourne VIC, Australia

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East Melbourne, 159 Grey St, Melbourne, VIC 3002 - 1.86 kilometers
St Vincent's Private Hospital - 1.86 kilometers
East Melbourne, 159 Grey St, Melbourne, VIC 3002
31 years of experience
Anterior Hip Replacement, Arthritis (Hip), Hip Arthroplasty, Hip Preservation Surgery + 6 more

Dr Michael Solomon is an orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in hip and knee surgeries. He is particularly interested in direct anterior hip replacement, hip resurfacing, peri-acetabular osteotomies, and other complex hip procedures. He has particular experience in the use of the OMNIBotics® system, which includes the BalanceBotTM and the APEX KneeTM. He also has an interest in kinematic alignment. Dr Solomon is interested in hip surgery for both adults and children including complex hip surgery, pelvic osteotomies, and bone conserving hip replacement surgery, including anterior approach hip surgery which often leads to a faster recovery and without the need for any hip restrictions. Dr Solomon is one of Australia's few surgeons who perform periacetabular osteotomies to protect the hip joint, which may postpone or avoid hip arthritis.

Dr Solomon is internationally recognised as a leader in his area and conducts approximately 850 joint replacements every year. He has also written a number of articles and delivered presentations in Australia and across the world. In addition, he conducts research and is actively involved in a variety of training and volunteer orthopaedic activities.

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East Melbourne, 159 Grey St, Melbourne, VIC 3002 - 1.86 kilometers
St Vincent's Private Hospital - 1.86 kilometers
East Melbourne, 159 Grey St, Melbourne, VIC 3002
23 years of experience
Achilles Tendon Problems, Achilles Tendon Reconstruction, Ankle Arthroscopy, Ankle Fractures + 18 more

Mr. Hamish Curry is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with over a decade of experience in the management and treatment of foot, achilles and ankle issues, including bunion correction, foot and ankle surgery, Achilles tendon rupture, foot and ankle arthritis, tendinopathy and sports injuries. He sees private patients at Knox Private Hospital and St Vincent’s Private Hospital. His practice is centred around tailoring the treatment of patients to their individual needs in an approachable and friendly environment. He is well known for listening to their needs and effectively communicating their options to them.


Mr. Curry gained his Bachelor’s degree in medicine at the University of Otago, New Zealand in 1998. After this, Mr. Curry undertook his orthopaedic training in New Zealand and went on to gain fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2009. He also gained knowledge and expertise in the management and assessment of foot and ankle problems during his sub-specialty foot and ankle surgery fellowship. Mr. Curry also undertook fellowships in Paediatric Orthopaedics at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, and a Sports Surgery fellowship in Auckland.


Since his Consultant appointment in 2010, Mr. Curry has become a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association.


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Dr Parminder Jit Singh - Orthopaedic Surgeons
Richmond, 21 Erin Street, Melbourne, VIC 3121 - 2.54 kilometers
PJS Orthopaedics - 2.54 kilometers
Richmond, 21 Erin Street, Melbourne, VIC 3121
20 years of experience
ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, ACL Reconstruction, ACL Reconstruction, Acetabular Reconstruction + 45 more

Mr Parminder Singh is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with nearly a decade of experience in joint replacement and hip and knee arthroscopy. He centres his practice around providing his patients with the knowledge they require to undergo a comfortable treatment and is empathetic in his approach. 

A board member and editorial chairman of the International Society of Hip Arthroscopy & Joint Preservation Surgery, Mr Singh has a special interest in young adult hip disease including femoro acetabular impingement and joint preservation surgery, hip injection treatment for early arthritis, hip and knee replacements, including using anterior approach and patient specific instrumentation, keyhole hip and knee surgery. 

In addition to his surgical commitments, Mr Singh is currently an editor of the Oxford textbook of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery and has published numeroud research papers, book chapters and is a reviewer for the British Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.

He has provided supportive research to the design and developments of new hip replacements and co-designed with world renowned hip surgeons, new instrumentation and implants for hip arthroscopy and joint preservation surgery. 

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A/Prof Martin Richardson - Orthopaedic Surgeons
Richmond, Suite 8.2, 89 Bridge Road, VIC 3121 - 2.67 kilometers
Epworth Richmond - 2.67 kilometers
Richmond, Suite 8.2, 89 Bridge Road, VIC 3121
35 years of experience
Arthroscopy, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement

Mr Martin Richardson is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with over two decades of experience in the treatment and management of general orthopaedic issues such as shoulder problems, knee problems, trauma and sports injuries.

Mr Richardson gained his primary medical qualification in 1986 at the University of Melbourne, after which he achieved his Master of Surgery Degree. He then followed this with his specialist orthopaedic training and later gained a prestigious knee fellowship with Mr John Bartlett, a renowned knee surgeon. He also gained fellowship with renowned Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon, Professor Simon Bell, after which he completed a research fellowship at the Shriner’s Hospital, Oregon, USA. Upon completion of his training and fellowships, Dr Richardson was appointed Consultant in 1998. Since then, Mr Richardson has also been appointed Australian Director of Education for the Royal Australasian College of Surgery, and also the Director of Trauma at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Mr Richardson is also a Senior instructor for the Royal Australasian College of Surgery, a member of the Shoulder and Elbow Society and works within the Orthopaedic Trauma and Outcome Registry. He has since become internationally renowned for his orthopaedic surgery skills, particularly in arthroscopic shoulder surgery, joint replacements and shoulder replacements. He is also an active member of the scientific research community and is currently an Associate Professor within the University of Melbourne Anatomy and Cell Biology department.

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33 The Avenue, Melbourne, Australia, 3181 - 5.31 kilometers
Melbourne Orthopaedic Group - 5.31 kilometers
33 The Avenue, Melbourne, Australia, 3181
23 years of experience
Anterior Hip Replacement, Hip Impingement, Hip Preservation Surgery
Mr. Jit Balakumar is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with over two decades of experience in lower limb surgeries, such as joint replacement, hip arthroscopy, and hip impingement surgery. Mr. Balakumar sees private patients at the Melbourne orthopaedic group.
Mr. Balakumar gained his bachelor’s degree at Monash University in 1998, after which he undertook a fellowship at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. He then gained his diploma in knee surgery after completing his knee surgery fellowship in Paris, France. Mr Balakumar was later recognised for his hard work in 2008 and was awarded a place on a very prestigious and competitive paediatric surgery fellowship at Havard’s Children’s Hospital, Boston. During this fellowship, he gained knowledge and expertise in hands-on surgical training techniques, such as paediatric joint preservation, among world-renowned paediatric surgeons.
Due to his combined local and overseas experience, Mr Balakumar has a fresh understanding of how to treat a variety of lower limb orthopaedic conditions. He is also an active member of the scientific research community, as he has contributed numerous publications to orthopaedic literature and has also presented his work at national and international conferences. Mr. Balakumar also takes part in the training and education of medical students and future orthopedic surgeons. He is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and the Australian Orthopaedic Association.
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Brunswick, 260 Moreland Rd, Victoria, VIC 3055 - 6.54 kilometers
- - 6.54 kilometers
Brunswick, 260 Moreland Rd, Victoria, VIC 3055
31 years of experience
Arthroscopy
Dr Anita Boecksteiner is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with over two decades of experience in the treatment and management of orthopaedic issues including Ankle/foot, Should, Knee and Hip problems. She is also well versed in procedures such as preservation, reconstruction and repair of joints and cartilage. She sees private patients at St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Melbourne.

Dr Boecksteiner gained her primary medical qualification at Melbourne University in 1990 and went on to train at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, where she found her passion for orthopaedic surgery. After teaching Anatomy at Stanford University and Melbourne University, Dr Boecksteiner gained her Diploma in Anatomy. She later gained fellowship with the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and gained fellowship at the St Vincent’s Hospital, where she gained knowledge and experience in Reconstructive and Alignment surgery. She also went on to gain fellowships in Knee Sports injuries limb deformity correction in Melbourne and Liverpool, UK.

Since her Consultant appointment, Dr Boecksteiner has become a member of the International Society of Arthroscopy, Australian Orthopedic Association, Royal Australian College of Surgeons and the Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Society. She is also an active member of the scientific research community, authoring various research publications and presenting her work at national and international conferences.
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Box Hill, Suite 10, Level 1, Melbourne, VIC 3129 - 14.13 kilometers
Epsworth Eastern Hospital - 14.13 kilometers
Box Hill, Suite 10, Level 1, Melbourne, VIC 3129
ACL Reconstruction
Professor Raphael Hau is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with over two decades of experience in the treatment and management of local and overseas hip and knee problems. Professor Hau is well versed in Orthopaedic procedures such as Hip replacement surgery, ACL Reconstruction, Knee arthroscopy, and knee joint replacement. He sees private patients at the Epworth Eastern Hospital.

Professor Hau earned his primary medical qualification at Melbourne University, after which he gained experience in orthopaedics in internships and also while working in Hong Kong as an Orthopaedic Resident for 2 years. He then began to train on his Orthopaedic training program, which included renowned Melbourne hospitals including The Alfred and the Austin Hospitals. Professor Hau continued on and completed his surgical training, and also gained a fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. He also undertook a Trauma fellowship at the Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, and also a knee surgery fellowship at the Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Southmead Hospital in Bristol, UK. This fellowship was followed by further sub-specialty training in Canada, where he gained knowledge and expertise in complex knee and hip replacements, in addition to revision techniques.

Since his Consultant appointment, Professor Hau has opened his own practice at Epworth Eastern Hospital. combined his local and overseas experience to provide his patients with a tailored and personalised approach, allowing him to find the best treatment suited to their needs.
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What does an orthopaedic surgeon do?

Orthopaedic surgeons deal with conditions, diseases, illnesses and injuries to the musculoskeletal system. Their diagnoses and treatments involve a wealth of conditions including bone disorders and joint issues, as well as problems with the ligaments, tendons and muscles. The most common surgery and treatments handled by orthopaedic surgeons include carpal tunnel releases, hip replacements, knee replacements, spinal injuries and conditions related to osteoarthritis, where your bones become brittle and break easily.

What conditions does an Orthopaedic Surgeon treat?

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Corns
  • Dislocated Shoulder
  • Hand Pain
  • Herniated Disc Or Slipped Disc
  • Hip And Groin Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Torn Meniscus (Cartilage)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

What procedures can you find at an Orthopaedic clinic? 

  • Arthroscopy
  • Cartilage Regenerative Surgery
  • Chondral Grafting
  • Hip Injections (Including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP And NStride)
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Injections (Including Steroid, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP And NStride)
  • Knee Preservation Surgery
  • Knee Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Keyhole Bunion Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
  • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scan)
  • Revision Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
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