Dr Justin Alexander

Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgeon

Specialties

  • Fractures, dislocations and sporting injuries of the hand and upper limb
  • Shoulder: Instability, rotator cuff, arthritis, in particular arthritis affecting the younger patient
  • Elbow: Complex traumatic injuries, tendinopathies, arthritis
  • Wrist: Traumatic and degenerative conditions, in particular arthroscopic techniques
  • Hand: Traumatic and degenerative conditions including soft tissue injuries
  • Nerve: Compressive neuropathies, traumatic injuries, nerve and tendon transfer surgery

Contact

Dr Justin Alexander is available for consultation at the below locations. To make an appointment, contact 08 8362 7788 or email ortho@sportsmed.com.au. Discover more about Adelaide Orthopaedic Surgeon Justin Alexander, his specialties and information relating to upper limb conditions, at drjustinalexander.com.au.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Adelaide, 2006
  • Advanced Orthopaedic Training, Australian Orthopaedic Association, 2011-2015
  • Clinical Lecturer, University of Adelaide, 2014
  • Fellowship, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 2016
  • Fellowship, Australian Orthopaedic Association, 2016
  • Hand & Upper Limb Clinical Fellowship, Brisbane Hand & Upper Limb Unit, 2016
  • Shoulder & Elbow Clinical Fellowship, Melbourne Shoulder and Elbow Centre, 2017
  • Orthopaedic Consultant, Royal Adelaide Hospital, 2017 – present
  • Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon, Broken Hill Base Hospital, 2018 – present

Member Of

  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Australian Medical Association
  • SA Hand Surgery Society

Awards & Achievements

  • Clinical Teacher of the Year: The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 2010
  • Federal Education Officer: Australian Orthopaedic Registrars Association, 2014
  • President: South Australian Orthopaedic Registrars Association, 2015

Personal Interests

  • Family and friends
  • Running
  • AFL
  • Golf
  • Home cooking

 

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