For General Practioners

Total Hip Replacement

Patient requirements include:

  • GP referral
  • Weight Bearing X-Rays AP/lateral/ – centered on the joint line (no older than 3 months)
  • List of current medications
  • History of past surgeries (in particular Dental procedure past & planned) & medical conditions
  • Details of treating Cardiologist

Post operation appointment protocol:

  • 1 Week, removal of clips/sutures & general check up
  • 2 Weeks, doppler ultrasound calf on the operated side
  • 6 Weeks follow up X-ray

Hip Resurfacing

Patient requirements include:

  • GP referral
  • Weight Bearing X-Rays AP/lateral/ – centered on the joint line (no older than 3 months)
  • List of current medications
  • History of past surgeries (in particular Dental procedure past & planned) & medical conditions
  • Details of treating Cardiologist

Post operation appointment protocol:

  • 1 Week, removal of clips/sutures & general check up
  • 2 Weeks, doppler ultrasound calf on the operated side
  • 6 Weeks follow up X-ray

Total Knee Replacement

Patient requirements include:

  • GP referral
  • Weight Bearing X-Rays AP/lateral/ – centered on the joint line (no older than 3 months)
  • List of current medications
  • History of past surgeries (in particular Dental procedure past & planned) & medical conditions
  • Details of treating Cardiologist

Post operation appointment protocol :

  • 1 Week, removal of clips/sutures & general check up
  • 2 Weeks, doppler ultrasound calf on the operated side
  • 6 Weeks follow up X-ray

Unicompartmental Knee Resurfacing

Patient requirements include:

  • GP referral
  • Weight Bearing X-Rays AP/lateral/ – centered on the joint line (no older than 3 months)
  • List of current medications
  • History of past surgeries (in particular Dental procedure past & planned) & medical conditions
  • Details of treating Cardiologist

Post operation appointment protocol :

  • 1 Week, removal of clips/sutures & general check up
  • 2 Weeks, doppler ultrasound calf on the operated side
  • 6 Weeks follow up X-ray

Knee Arthroscopy

Patient requirements include:

  • GP referral
  • Weight Bearing X-Rays AP/lateral/ – centered on the joint line (no older than 3 months)
  • List of current medications
  • History of past surgeries & medical conditions
  • Details of treating Cardiologist

Post operation appointment protocol :

  • Follow up 5 days

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Patient requirements include:

  • GP referral
  • Weight Bearing X-Rays AP/lateral/ – centered on the joint line (no older than 3 months)
  • List of current medications
  • History of past surgeries & medical conditions
  • Details of treating Cardiologist

Post operation appointment protocol :

  • 1 Week, removal of clips/sutures & general check up
  • 2 Weeks, doppler ultrasound calf on the operated side
  • 6 Weeks follow up X-ray

Phone

Locations

Bondi Junction
Suite 301C, 9 – 13 Bronte Road
Bondi Junction, NSW, 2022

Leichhardt
32 Norton Street
Leichhardt, NSW, 2040