About Mr Ashley Carr

Ashley Carr was born and educated in Melbourne, completing his medical degree at Monash University in 1997. He undertook orthopaedic specialty training in Victoria and obtained his fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2007.

Ashley then spent 12 months at the Orthopaedic and Arthritic Institute in Toronto, Canada, focusing on hip and knee surgery. In 2009 he undertook further training in shoulder surgery at the highly regarded Schulthess Clinic in Zurich, Switzerland. Later that year he was awarded the Orthopaedic and Trauma Care Foundation visiting fellowship in trauma surgery to Hong Kong. While overseas Ashley gained valuable experience in the management of hip and knee conditions, from sporting injuries to primary and revision joint replacement; and in all aspects of shoulder surgery including arthroscopic procedures.

Ashley joined the Melbourne Orthopaedic Group in 2011. He has worked at the Alfred Hospital as an Orthopaedic Consultant Surgeon involved in the management of major trauma patients. He has also previously worked at Latrobe Regional Hospital and continues to have close links with Gippsland.

Ashley has published journal articles in his subspecialty areas and maintains a keen interest in research and student teaching. He was previously an Assistant Editor of the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery. He is currently the supervisor of registrar teaching at the Melbourne Orthopaedic Group and an honorary lecturer at Monash University.

Hospitals Practicing At: The Avenue Private Hospital, Glenferrie Private Hospital

Gender: male


Areas of Special Interest
Mr Carr specialises in shoulder, hip & knee surgery including Joint Replacement, Arthroscopic & Reconstructive surgery.
Orthopaedic opinions & evaluations, Management of Sports injuries, Fractures & Soft tissue injuries, Arthroscopic knee & shoulder surgery including Ligament Reconstruction, Arthritis Surgery including Joint Replacements


MBBS, RACS (Orth), FAOrthA

Contact Mr Ashley Carr

03 9573 9685
Melbourne Orthopaedic Group
33 The Avenue
Melbourne 3181 VIC

PO Box 447,
Prahran 3181 VIC

03 9573 9685
Glenferrie Pvt Hosp
29 Hilda Cres
Melbourne 3122 VIC

PO Box 447,
Melbourne 3181 VIC

03 9573 9685
Lvl 4
250 Collins St
Melbourne 3000 VIC

33 The Avenue Melbourne VIC 3181 Australia
Page last updated on 22 January 2021