What we do

What is an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon?

Orthopaedic surgeons are medically trained doctors. They have undergone extensive training to understand the medical and surgical conditions that can affect us.  

With this knowledge there is a confidence that an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon is able to provide the care you need for your feet. Being medically trained they have the understanding of the affects it can have with the rest of our body  


Medicare and Private Health

Recognized by Medicare to provide surgical services with medicare rebates for patients

Offering treatment in public  hospitals

Rebates available from private health insurance for treatment in private hospitals


The training of an orthopaedic surgeon

Our training consists of a medical degree followed by extensive surigical training focusing towards the care of foot and ankle conditions 

Our members undergo a 6 year medical degree covering all aspects of medical and surgical condtions.  It allows us to have a better understanding of you as a patient.

Being hospital based training, our members have experience in treating acute and chronic medical and surgical condions.  This covers trauma, elective conditions and treatment of complications

Orthopaedic Surgeons complete a 5 year rotating program covering all aspects of musculoskeletal care.  A mutlidisiplinary approach ensures that an orthopaedic surgeon is trained to carryout any procedure with a high level of skill before graduating

Our members have taken on further hands on training both locally and internationally to focus their skill set from thair training to the specifics of foot and ankle care.  This can provide the assurance of an experienced orthopaedic surgeon taking care of your foot and ankle problems.

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