Orthopaedic Hospital

We provide patients outstanding care and treatment in our purpose-built orthopaedic hospital. 

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About our Orthopaedic Hospital

Purpose-built with five operating theatres, a day surgery unit, 45 private rooms with ensuite bathrooms, world-class orthopaedic surgeons, nursing and theatre staff, a five-star catering team and the latest innovations in patient technology, treatment and care.

sportsmed has led the way not only in South Australia, but also nationally in providing patients world-leading and outstanding patient care and treatment in a modern, innovative and supportive hospital. Opened in 1998, our hospital based at the Stepney Healthcare Hub is one of the largest purpose-built orthopaedic facilities in the world.

9.6/10 in Overall Experience

We’re a high-performing private hospital receiving a 9.6/10 in overall experience. Medibank, 2019 quarterly Patient Reported Experience Survey (PREMs).

94% Patient Recommendation Rating

When asked, 94% of patients said they would recommend us to family and friends. Medibank, 2019 quarterly Patient Reported Experience Survey (PREMs).

Why sportsmed Orthopaedic Hospital?

Incorporating the latest innovations and technology, including a range of robotic surgery options (CORI Surgical System and Mako SmartRobotics™).

With input from our surgeons and nursing staff, our quality team is dedicated to collecting and reviewing data and identifying ways to continue providing excellence in orthopaedic care.

Patient Amenities

  • Private rooms featuring ensuite bathrooms
  • Free Wi-Fi internet
  • Digital television with Foxtel
  • Telephone (local calls free of charge)
  • 24/7 call bell system to contact nurses
  • Gourmet in-house catering team
  • Onsite café, Three Sons Espresso
  • Onsite TerryWhite Chemmart, Clinpath, Dr Jones & Partners
  • Onsite parking

Visit our patient information section to find out more about your hospital admission:

Meet our Orthopaedic Hospital team

 
Dr Justin Alexander
Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon
Specialises in fractures, dislocations, sporting injuries of the hand and upper limb, shoulder instability, rotator cuff, arthritis, traumatic injuries of the elbow and nerve, traumatic and degenerative conditions of the wrist and hand.
 
Dr Adrian Bauze
Hip and Knee Surgeon
Specialises in sports injuries, arthroscopy of the knee, ACL reconstruction, hip and knee replacement, robotic joint replacement and computer navigated surgery.
 
Dr Claire Bolton
Knee and Hip Surgeon
Specialising in sports knee injuries, ACL reconstruction, Meniscus pathology, patella instability, knee arthritis, hip and knee replacements, lower limb trauma.
 
Dr Thomas Fisher
Foot and Ankle Surgeon
Specialises in total ankle replacement, ankle arthritis, sports injuries and fractures, dislocations and traumatic injuries to the foot and ankle.
 
Dr Jake Jagiello
Hip and Knee Surgeon
Specialises in hips and knees, including revision surgery, trauma, bone and soft tissue sarcoma together with metastatic bone cancer.
 
Dr Greg Keene
Knee Surgeon
Specialises in sports injuries of the knee, ACL reconstruction, minimally invasive partial knee replacement and total knee replacement arthroplasty.
 
Dr Domenic Leonello
Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon
Specialises in sports injuries, shoulder arthroplasty and arthroscopy, elbow arthroplasty and arthroscopy, wrist and hand surgery, trauma and fracture management.
 
Dr Anthony Nguyen
Foot and Ankle Surgeon
Specialising in keyhole bunion and endoscopic plantar fascia surgery, foot arthritis and corrective surgery, and sports injuries of the ankle.
 
Dr Roger Paterson
Knee, Hip and Ankle Surgeon
Specialises in sports injuries, minimally invasive surgery, knee arthroplasty and arthroscopy, cruciate ligament reconstruction, patella-femoral stabilisation, hip replacement, ankle arthroscopy and ligament surgery.
 
Dr Andrew Saies
Shoulder, Hand and Upper Limb Extremity Surgeon
Specialises in sports injuries, arthroscopy and open surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand, nerve injuries and disease, arthritis surgery and shoulder replacement.
 
Dr Shahram Shahrokhi
Hip, Knee and Shoulder Surgeon
Specialises in ACL and complex knee reconstruction, CORI robotic joint replacement, minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee and shoulder, direct anterior hip replacement.
 
Dr Tony Spriggins
Hip and Knee Surgeon
Sports injuries of the hip and knee, ACL reconstruction, joint replacement and joint revision of the knee and hip, invasive partial and total knee replacements, direct anterior approach hip replacement, CORI robotic joint replacement, computer assisted surgery of the hip and knee.
 
Dr Rob Wallace
Hip and Knee Surgeon
Specialises in sports injuries, total knee replacement, total hip replacement, direct anterior hip replacement, CORI robotic joint replacement, ACL reconstruction, knee arthroscopy.
 
Dr Nick Wallwork
Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon
Specialises in sports injuries, traumatic and degenerative conditions of the hand and upper limb, shoulder arthroscopy, rotator cuff, shoulder instability, arthritis surgery and joint replacement, open arthroscopic management of traumatic and degenerate conditions of the elbow.
 
Dr Tim Beckingham
Intensivist
Stepney Healthcare Hub
 
Dr Iwona Gileff
Physician
Stepney Healthcare Hub
 
Jackie Lee
Inpatient Physiotherapist
Stepney Healthcare Hub
 
Tracy Martin
Inpatient Physiotherapist
Stepney Healthcare Hub
 
Sally Rowe
Inpatient Physiotherapist
Stepney Healthcare Hub
 
Triston Shaw
Inpatient Physiotherapist
Stepney Healthcare Hub
 
Dr Dennis Stanley
Physician

Service Location

  • Stepney Healthcare Hub

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Adelaide Hydrotherapy, 111a Welland Avenue, Welland SA 5007

Overview

Our physiotherapists Nicola Glen, Jenny Roberts and Tenille Schammer offer hydrotherapy sessions weekly at Adelaide Hydrotherapy, Welland.

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Mitcham Rehab 9 Princes Road, Kingswood SA 5062

Overview

Our APA Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist Anita Bruce and Podiatrists Carlie Altmann and Jarrod Hales are available weekly at Mitcham Rehab.

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sportsmed 59 Ocean Street Victor Harbor SA 5211

Overview

Our orthopaedic surgeons provide regular consultation services at Victor Harbor. The surgeon currently consulting in Victor Harbor is Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand Surgeon Dr Domenic Leonello. Dr Leonello has extensive experience in providing our patients with the best possible orthopaedic care and treatment, with a focus on long-term outcomes.

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St Agnes Specialist Centre 1251 North East Road Ridgehaven SA 5097

Overview

Our Hip and Knee Surgeon Dr Adrian Bauze consults weekly at the St Agnes Specialist Centre. Dr Bauze specialises in preventative care, treatment and rehabilitation for a range of ailments, injuries and conditions including bone, joint, muscle, ligament, tendon, nerve and arthritis pain of the hip and knee.

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Northcare Physio 192 Park Terrace Salisbury Plain SA 5109

Overview

Our Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr Adrian Bauze consults at Northcare Physio in Salisbury Plain every Wednesday with appointments available for urgent enquiries. Dr Bauze is a hip and knee specialist.

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The Chiropractic Works 4/48 Main Road Normanville SA 5204

Overview

Our Podiatrist Ambrose Willoughby is available weekly at The Chiropractic Works in Normanville. Ambrose consults every Monday and Tuesday.

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sportsmed 2 Buronga Avenue Mount Gambier SA 5290

Overview

Consultation services are offered fortnightly at Mt Gambier by Dr Domenic Leonello (Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon), Dr Tony Spriggins (Hip and Knee Surgeon), Dr Rob Wallace (Hip and Knee Surgeon) and Dr Nick Wallwork (Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon).

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Summit Health Centre 85 Wellington Road Mount Barker SA 5251

Overview

Our Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and Wrist Surgeon Dr Justin Alexander consults regularly in Mt Barker at Summit Health Centre, providing a convenient service for patients in the Adelaide Hills region.

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Advantage Health Group 53 Eighth Street Mildura Victoria 3500

Overview

Our Orthopaedic Surgeons Dr Shahram Shahrokhi and Dr Tony Spriggins consult at the Advantage Health Group in Mildura, Victoria. Dr Shahrokhi consults every fortnight with appointments available for urgent enquiries and specialises in the shoulder, hip and knee. Hip and Knee Surgeon Dr Spriggins consults monthly.

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Goolwa Medical Centre 9 Crocker Street Goolwa SA 5214

Overview

Our Orthopaedic Surgeons Dr Domenic Leonello and Dr Claire Bolton currently consult at the Goolwa Medical Centre, monthly on a Monday. Dr Leonello is a Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon with extensive experience in providing our patients with the best possible orthopaedic care and treatment. Knee and Hip Surgeon Dr Claire Bolton specialises in sports knee injuries, ACL reconstruction, hip and knee replacements and lower limb trauma.

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8 Parap Place Parap Northern Territory 0820

Overview

Our orthopaedic surgeons have consulted and operated in Darwin since 2004, offering world-leading and outstanding quality of care. They currently consult from the rooms of Territory Sportsmedicine at Parap as well as offering telehealth services to patients remotely.

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Broken Hill Base Hospital 176 Thomas Street Broken Hill NSW 2990

Overview

Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon Dr Justin Alexander consults with public patients in regional New South Wales at the Broken Hill Base Hospital.

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sportsmed 225 Military Road, Henley Beach SA 5022

Overview

Henley Beach is a specialist healthcare clinic consisting of physiotherapists, podiatrists, massage therapists and orthopaedic surgeons. Our Henley Beach team offer patients access to world-leading and modern healthcare in their local community.

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sportsmed 344 Shepherds Hill Road, Blackwood SA 5051

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Blackwood is a specialist healthcare clinic featuring physiotherapy, podiatry, exercise physiology and massage services. Our Blackwood team offer patients access to world-leading and modern healthcare in their local community.

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sportsmed 118-120 Main South Road, Morphett Vale SA 5162

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Our Morphett Vale team offer patients access to world-leading and innovative healthcare services in their local community.

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sportsmed Stepney Healthcare Hub 32 Payneham Road, Stepney SA 5069

Overview

Stepney is a state-of-the-art healthcare hub featuring a range of services and facilities, including South Australia’s only purpose-built orthopaedic hospital, two specialist clinics, sports doctors and general practitioners, allied health services including physiotherapy, massage, exercise physiology and podiatry, a gym, a clinical pilates studio, a pathology centre, radiology suite, pharmacy and onsite café.

32 Payneham Road, Stepney SA 5069

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Prevention

Our orthopaedic surgeons specialise in preventative care, treatment and rehabilitation for a range of ailments, injuries and conditions including bone, joint, muscle, ligament, tendon, nerve and arthritis pain. They use well-established methods and techniques, while remaining at the forefront of new and innovative operative practices and procedures.

Treatment

Patients admitted into our hospital receive surgery to treat damaged or diseased bones and joints. Our surgeons’ expertise, knowledge and technical skills are paramount in achieving the best outcomes for patients. Careful selection of patients suitable for surgery and managing expectations is an important part of our treatment program.

Skilled in a variety of surgical techniques from minimally invasive, arthroscopic procedures, to joint reconstructions and joint replacement, our surgeons perform surgery of the:

  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Foot and ankle
  • Shoulder
  • Elbow, wrist and hand

A number of our specialists are also trained to use innovative treatment technology including the latest in robotic surgery technology such as the CORI Surgical System and the Mako SmartRobotics™, 3D software, computer-navigated surgery and the ground-breaking Arthrex 4K arthroscopic imaging system to assist in minimally invasive joint surgery.

Performing over 8,000 procedures every year, our surgeons are supported by our experienced nursing staff, who are highly trained in orthopaedic care and treatment. Advanced life support trained registered nurses are available 24/7 for the detection, assessment and care of any deteriorating patients.

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Rehabilitation

Once your operation is complete, you will begin the recovery process with rehabilitation exercises. If required, you may have an inpatient physiotherapist consultation. The physiotherapist will explain to you the exercises you are required to undertake to ensure recovery is successful, and arrange for any aids to be supplied such as walking frame or crutches.

We’re here to help everyone including families and people just like you. Our patients are at the centre of everything we do and it is our goal to assist in the recovery and improvement of your health and wellbeing.

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Feel your best with the latest innovations and technology at sportsmed

A market leader in our use of technology, we have a range of robotic knee surgery systems, a patient 4K camera system and hand hygiene technology. We use new and innovative practices and procedures with well-established methods and techniques.