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Dr Roger Paterson

Knee, Hip and Ankle Surgeon

Specialties

  • Sports injuries
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Knee arthroplasty and arthroscopy
  • Cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Patello-femoral stabilisation
  • Hip replacement
  • Ankle arthroscopy and ligament surgery

Contact

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

Qualifications

  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 1983
  • Advanced Knee Surgery Fellowship, Mervyn Cross, Sydney, 1983
  • Fellowship, of the Australian Orthopaedic Association, 1986
  • Clinical Lecturer, Orthopaedics, University of Adelaide, 1989 – present
  • SA President, Sports Medicine Australia, 1991-92
  • Secretary, Australian Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2006 – present
  • Secretary, Australian Knee Society, 2007-08
  • President, Australian Knee Society, 2010-11
  • Orthopaedic Elected Representative Councillor, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 2013-16
  • Chairman, Australian Orthopaedic Association – SA/NT, 2018 – present
  • Founder of e-Proceedings, Australian Orthopaedic Association

Member Of

  • Australian Knee Society
  • Australian Arthroplasty Society
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Australian Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Asia Pacific Knee Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Society
  • Sports Medicine Australia
  • Australian Medical Association
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • International Society for Arthroscopic, Knee and Orthopaedic Sports Surgery

Awards & Achievements

  • Co-founder of sportsmed
  • Inventor, femoral drill guide used worldwide for Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction
  • Author of many original clinical and research papers. National and international invited speaker and recognised authority on:
    • Anterior cruciate ligament biomechanics and reconstruction
    • Patello-femoral pain and instability
    • Meniscal and chondral injuries and repair
    • Knee replacement
    • Ankle ligament injuries and sequelae

Personal Interests

  • Family and friends
  • Motorsport and Tarmac Rallies
  • Cycling
  • Chairman’s Club Member, Port Adelaide Adelaide Football Club
  • Keeping a bit fit

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