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Dr Tony Spriggins

Hip and Knee Surgeon

Specialties

  • Sports injuries of the hip and knee
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction
  • Joint replacement and joint revision surgery of the knee and hip
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the hip and knee
  • Resurfacing of the hip joint
  • Minimally invasive partial and total knee replacements
  • Direct anterior approach hip replacement
  • Patient specific knee replacement
  • Navio robotic joint replacement
  • Computer assisted surgery of the hip and knee

Contact

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

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Melbourne 1978
  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, 1982–83
  • Master of Surgery, University of Melbourne, 1990
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 1991
  • Fellowship, Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Extensive training in Australia, England and Canada in joint replacement surgery
  • Past Clinical Lecturer, Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, University of Adelaide
  • Previous consultant: Bone Transplant unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Awards & Achievements

  • First prize winner for poster, 10th Congress of European Society of Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology and Arthroscopy, Rome, 2002. ‘The In-Vio Intraoperative Biomechanical Properties of ACL Grafts’ Bone and Joint Research Foundation on Aspects of Transphyseal Distraction
  • 7 x State rowing titles
  • 3 x Australian rowing titles
  • Previous member of Australian duathlon team

Personal Interests

  • Family and friends
  • Rowing/Sculling
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Travel

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

COVID-19 UPDATE

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