About Mr Andrew Byrne
Mr Andrew Byrne is an Australian-trained orthopaedic surgeon who has completed interstate and overseas fellowships. He is actively involved within the medical community and trains overseas fellows.
He is also chairman to overseas meetings and is involved in prosthetic development and surgical techniques for sports injuries and joint replacement, including robotic surgery.
Areas of Special Interest
Reconstruction of the Shoulder, Hip, Knee & Ankle, including Joint Replacement, Sports Injuries & Arthroscopic Intervention. Complex Revision Surgery
Description of Specialisation
Australian trained & qualified Orthopaedic Surgeon with fellowships in Sydney, the UK & the USA.
Actively involved in training of overseas fellows.
Chairman to overseas meetings & actively involved in prosthetic developments & surgical techniques for sports injuries & joint replacements including Robotic Surgery. Workcover & TAC patients treated. No out of pocket charges for most insured patients for surgery.
Hospitals Practicing At
Epworth Hospital, Geelong
Visits Ballarat Day Procedure Centre. once a week.
Senior Orthopaedic Consultant, Epworth Hospital, Geelong
North Sydney Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Ctr – Dr Leo Pinczewski
Nuffield Orthopaedic Ctr, Oxford, UK
John Radcliffe Hosp, Oxford, UK – Locum Senior Consultant
Toledo, Ohio, USA – Hip & Knee Arthroplasty Fellow
Over 20 years experience in Orthopaedic Surgery, initially at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, then at the Ballarat Base Hospital & now exclusively at St John of God Hospital, Ballarat & the Ballarat Day Procedure Centre
AOA, AMA, ISAKOS, AAOS, The Girdlestone Orthopaedic Society
Workcover & TAC patients treated.
No ’out of pocket’ charges for insured patients for surgery