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Dr Matthew Hutchinson

Hip, Knee and Ankle Surgeon, Adult and Growing Athlete Specialist

Specialties

  • Sports injuries
  • Total hip replacement (Direct Anterior Approach)
  • Total knee replacement (Patient specific technology)
  • Adult and adolescent knee arthroscopy
  • Adult and adolescent ACL reconstruction
  • Patella instability surgery
  • Adult and adolescent ankle surgery
  • Adult and adolescent ankle ligament reconstruction
  • Plantar fasciitis keyhole surgery

Contact

Dr Hutchinson is available for consultation at the below locations. To make an appointment, contact 08 8362 7788 or email ortho@sportsmed.com.au.

Qualifications

  • Consultant surgeon to Port Adelaide Power Football Club AFL, Adelaide Crows AFLW, Adelaide 36ers NBL, Adelaide Crows SANFL and Sturt Football Club SANFL
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University of Adelaide, 2005
  • The Royal Adelaide Hospital, Intern, 2006
  • Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Registered Medical Officer, Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, 2007
  • Flinders Medical Centre, Orthopaedic Registrar, 2008
  • Associate Clinical Lecturer, Flinders University, 2008 – present
  • The Royal Adelaide Hospital, Orthopaedic Registrar, 2009
  • Associate Clinical Lecturer, The University of Adelaide, 2009 – present
  • Shriner’s Hospital for Children, Portland USA, Orthopaedic Fellow, 2010
  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Orthopaedic Registrar, 2010
  • The Royal Adelaide Hospital, Orthopaedic Registrar, 2010
  • Flinders Medical Centre, Orthopaedic Registrar, 2011
  • Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Orthopaedic Registrar, 2012
  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Orthopaedic Registrar, 2012
  • Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 2013
  • Flinders Medical Centre, Staff Specialist, Adult and Paediatric Trauma and Arthoplasty, February – July 2013
  • Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Staff Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon, February – July 2013
  • Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada, Paediatric Fellowship, August 2013 – January 2014
  • Women’s College Hospital, Toronto, Canada, Adult and Adolescent Sports Fellowship, February 2014 – July 2014
  • sportsmed, Fellowship, July 2014 – February 2015
  • Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Visiting Medical Specialist, July 2014 – present
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Director of Training, Women’s & Children’s Hospital, 2016 – present

Member Of

  • Australian Orthopaedic Association

Awards & Achievements

  • The University of Adelaide, Citation for Excellence in Teaching in the School of Medicine, 2012
  • The University of Adelaide, Citation for Excellence in Teaching in the School of Medicine, 2011
  • The University of Adelaide Sir Howard Florey Medal for outstanding academic performance and community service, 2006
  • Young Australian of the Year for South Australia, awarded by the National Australia Day Council, 2004
  • Young Australian of the Year for South Australia, awarded by the National Australia Day Council, 2005
  • Australian Medical Association AMA(SA) Medical Elective Grant, Papua New Guinea, 2003
  • Golden Key International Honour Society (The University of Adelaide) for very high academic achievement, 2003
  • Australia New Zealand Association for Medical Education (ANZAME) Student Prize for Research, 2003
  • Royal Adelaide Hospital Research Prize, Finalist, 2003
  • Fifteenth Honorary Life Member of the Adelaide Medical Students’ Society (established 1889), 2003
  • Adelaide Medical Students’ Society President’s Award for Service, 2003
  • Australian Government Rural Australian Medical Undergraduate Scholarship (RAMUS), 2000
  • Australian Government John Flynn Scholarship for Rural Medicine, 1999

Personal Interests

  • AFL
  • Cycling
  • Triathlon/Ironman
  • Woodwork

Media

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

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