Best Orthopediatricians in Melbourne

Best Orthopediatricians in Melbourne
Orthopaedic pediatrician checking on the patient. Source: Bigstockphoto

Below is a list of the top and leading Orthopediatricians in Melbourne. To help you find the best orthopediatrician located near you in Melbourne, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.

This article is updated every 3-4 months.

Melbournes’s Best Orthopediatricians:

The top rated orthopediatricians diagnose, treat, and manage children’s musculoskeletal problems:

  • Dr Anna Manolopoulos – Orthowest Specialist Orthopaedics
  • Dr Michael B Johnson – Victorian Orthopaedic Centre
  • Dr Brian Loh – Dr Brian Loh Pediatric & Adult Orthopaedic Surgeon

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Orthowest Specialist Orthopaedics

Dr Anna Manolopoulos - Orthowest Specialist Orthopaedics
Dr Anna Manolopoulos – Orthowest Specialist Orthopaedics

Dr Anna Manolopoulos is a Melbourne Orthopaedic Surgeon who completed her undergraduate training at Melbourne’s Monash University in 1999 and completed her training in Orthopaedic surgery in 2011.

Her interests include Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, particularly developmental dysplasia of the hip, and Third World Orthopaedics, especially work via outreach projects, as an annual commitment.

She is currently undertaking a Master of Public Health via Flinders University in Melbourne to complement her intense interest in research. She has previously been involved in projects that examine the role of computer devices in paediatric physiotherapy, and is currently part of a number of research projects at Melbournes Northern and Western hospitals.

Products/Services:

Hip Surgery, Knee Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Upper Limb Surgery, Joint Replacement Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery, Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Location:

Address: Northpark Private Hospital, 9 Plenty Rd & Greenhills Road, Bundoora VIC 3083
Phone: 1300 636 510
Website: www.orthowest.com.au

Reviews:

“In my opinion Dr Anna Manolopoulos is a wonderful surgeon a sincere genuine person who is able to talk to the patient using words they can understand.
My Post Op appointment with Anna was also helpful and friendly, and she was able to answer my questions. I would highly recommend her. Thank you so much Anna for repairing my fractured elbow.” – Melinda A.

Victorian Orthopaedic Centre

Dr Michael B Johnson - Victorian Orthopaedic Centre
Dr Michael B Johnson – Victorian Orthopaedic Centre

Dr Michael B Johnson is a Paediatric Orthopaedic surgeon whose specialities include Scoliosis and Spine Deformity, Club-foot Ponseti treatment, Developmental Hip Dysplasia, Neuromuscular diseases, and Obstetric Brachial Plexus Injury.

Michael graduated from Monash University in 1991, and completed Orthopaedic Training in Victoria at many of Victoria’s leading hospitals (Alfred, Royal Melbourne, Monash Medical Centre, Austin, Box Hill and Ballarat).   Michael was appointed to the Royal Children’s hospital as a Consultant Surgeon in 2001.

Products/Services:

Hip Dysplasia, Club Foot, Hip Disorders,Congenital Deformities, Neuromuscular conditions, Sports Injuries, Scoliosis, Bone Dysplasia, Spinal Deformity and Neuromuscular Disorders (including cerebral palsy)

Location:

Address: 64 Chapman St, North Melbourne VIC 3051
Phone: (03) 9322 3350
Website:   www.vicortho.com.au

Reviews:

“Very friendly staff and doctor. They were able to assist us immediately. We recommend Victorian Orthopaedic Centre.” – Mark P.

Dr Brian Loh Pediatric & Adult Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Brian Loh - Dr Brian Loh Pediatric & Adult Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Brian Loh – Dr Brian Loh Pediatric & Adult Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Brian Loh began his Orthopaedic Surgical training with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA – Vic) in 2010, completing it in 2015. After being accepted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) and Australian Orthopaedic Association (FAOrthA), Brian completed a fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedics through the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) Toronto, Canada, as well as a fellowship in Adult Hip surgery at The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (RIE), Scotland.

These fellowships consolidated Brian’s skills in managing the spectrum of Paediatric Orthopaedic conditions including: Hip Conditions in Kids, Sports Medicine for Kids, Paediatric Foot and Ankle & Obstetric Brachial Plexus Palsies along with Complex Adult Hip Arthroplasty.

This dual interest in Paediatric and Adult Orthopaedics gives Brian terrific insight into the management of many hip afflictions and he can offer assistance to the very youngest patient and their families all the way through to the oldest members of our community.

Products/Services:

Adult Hip Surgery, Hip Condition in Kids, Obstetric Brachial Plaxus Injuries, Paediatric Foot and Ankle and Sports Medicine for Kids.

Location:

Address: St. Vincent’s East Melbourne Suite 47, Level 4 East Melbourne VIC 3002
Phone: (03) 9322 3310
Website:   www.brianloh.com.au

Reviews:

“Approachable doctor and very patient to children. Highly recommended.” – Laura C.

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