Dr Rob Wallace

Hip and Knee Surgeon


  • Sports injuries
  • Total knee replacement
  • Total hip replacement
  • Direct anterior hip replacement
  • Navio robotic joint replacement
  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction
  • Knee arthroscopy


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


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, Flinders University, 1997
  • Intern, Royal Adelaide Hospital, 1998
  • Basic surgical training, West of Scotland Basic Surgical Rotation, 1999-2001
  • Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow, UK, 2001
  • Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery Registrar, Flinders Medical Centre, Royal Adelaide Hospital, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Repatriation General Hospital and Modbury Hospital, 2002-08
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 2008
  • Fellowship in Hip and Knee Joint Replacement and Revision Surgery, London Ontario, Canada, 2009-2010
  • Visiting medical specialist, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, 2009-2016
  • Senior Orthopaedic Surgeon Consultant for complex hip and knee replacements, Flinders Medical Centre and Repatriation General Hospital, 2016 – present

Member Of

  • Fellow Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Personal Interests

  • Family and friends
  • Food and wine
  • Cycling
  • Football
  • Cricket



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