MBBS BMedSc FRACS FAOrthA
Orthopaedics - Knee
Areas of Interests
- Knee Replacement Surgery
- Knee Ligament reconstruction
- Cartilage and realignment Surgery (Osteoarthritis )
- Management of Osteoarthritis including nonsurgical management
L1, The Gallery, North Shore Knee Clinic, 445 Victoria Ave
Chatswood NSW 2067
Other practice locations
Mater Clinic, Suite 1.08, 3 Gillies St, North Sydney
Mater Hospital, North Shore Private, RNSH
Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney
Associate Professor Parker is an orthopaedic surgeon specialising exclusively in surgery of the knee. He completed his orthopaedic training in Sydney, followed by subspecialty knee surgery training in Canada. He has now been in practice in Sydney for 15 years and is nationally and internationally recognised as an expert in the field of knee surgery.
He is regularly invited to speak at international conferences, and is the president of the Asia Pacific Knee Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Society. He is also Assist. Secretary of the International Society for Arthroscopy Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. He is regularly involved in teaching and is an Associate Professor at the University of Sydney, and has a strong interest in clinical research, having established the Sydney Orthopaedic Research Institute.
A/Prof Parker has special interest and expertise in knee replacement surgery, sports injuries of the knee, ligament reconstruction and knee realignment surgery.
A/Prof Parker also has a keen interest in nonsurgical management of knee arthritis, for those patients for whom surgery would not be helpful, and has established the Sydney Intensive Knee Clinic to manage this optimally.
A/Prof Parker has a goal of optimising the management for each patient, using an evidence based approach to achieve the best outcome for every patient by careful consultation, informed discussion, expert surgical management, and thorough postoperative care.