Knee, Shoulder & Sports Orthopaedics

PHONE:         (03) 5223 - 3151
FAX:               (03) 5229 - 1283
HOURS:         MON  - FRI 9-5 

 

Administration:
  • Wanda
  • Rebecca
  • Glenda (nurse) 

 

Mr Graeme Brown is an Orthopaedic Surgeon, with a particular interest in knee, shoulder and sports surgery.

Mr Brown graduated from the University of Melbourne and completed his orthopaedic training in 1994. Further experience was gained with a Fellowship in Joint Replacement surgery in Exeter, UK and Knee, Shoulder and Sports Orthopaedic surgery at The Orthopaedic Sports Hospital, Salt Lake City, USA. Mr Brown has been practicing in Geelong since 1996. He consults at St John of God Specialist Centre  and Epworth, and operates at St John of God Hospital, Epworth Hospital and Geelong Hospital.

He specialises in disorders of the knee and shoulder as well as sporting injuries. He also is involved in management of acute trauma and fractures.

With knee disorders he manages a wide range of conditions both traumatic and degenerative including:

  • ·           ACL and other ligament injuries
  • ·           meniscal injuries
  • ·           patellofemoral instability
  • ·           knee osteoarthritis

With shoulder conditions he also cares for and operates on patients with a wide range of shoulder conditions including:

  • ·           traumatic injuries such as clavicle fractures and acromioclavicular joint dislocation
  • ·           shoulder instability
  • ·           rotator cuff pathology
  • ·           shoulder osteoarthritis

Mr Brown also has a strong interest in teaching. He is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at Deakin University involved in undergraduate teaching. He has also been heavily involved in the training of future orthopaedic surgeons.

 

 

Qualifications
MBBS, University of Melbourne 1982
Fellow Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 1994
Diploma of Epidemiology and Bio-Statistics, University of Melbourne 1998

Academic Appointments
Clinical Senior Lecturer, Deakin University

 

Memberships
Australian Orthopaedic Association
Australian Knee Society
Shoulder & Elbow Society of Australia                   Royal Australasian College of Surgeons        Australian Medical Association
International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery & Orthopaedic Sports Medicine