sportsmed COVID-19 update

COVID-19 mask signage

Our clinics are open. If you have any queries about your upcoming appointment or surgery, please contact us on 08 8130 1222 during business hours.

Time for tea(l), supporting Ovarian Cancer Awareness month

Last week, our hospital and orthopaedics clinic team wore teal-coloured scrubs in support of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.
The team put on a lovely and Covid-safe Morning ‘Teal Tea’ stall on Friday 25th February with delicious cakes and treats in a fundraiser for Ovarian Cancer Australia, in memory of our colleague Jo Clark.

CORI surgical system

CORI Surgical System

sportsmed are proud to offer our patients a range of innovative robotic knee surgery options.

Robotic knee surgery technology is well-established at sportsmed and the introduction of the CORI Surgical System is the latest in a long line of surgical innovations in our history. The first procedure with CORI was led by Hip and Knee Surgeon Dr Tony Spriggins in June 2021.

Independent audit shows low infection rate for joint replacements at sportsmed

Joint infection rates

An independent audit by the Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry has confirmed that sportsmed has an extremely low revision surgery rate for infection of joint replacements compared to the national average of all other hospitals. The audit covered 19223 joint replacement procedures performed at sportsmed over 20 years from January 1999 to February 2019.

sportsmed unveil new patient 4k camera technology

Arthrex 4k camera technology

The 4-in-one system combines the latest technology, 4k camera leads, LED lighting, image management and integration with an intuitive tablet controller that is programmed by our surgeons based on individual surgery and patient requirements.