A/Prof David Parker

Parker

Qualifications

MBBS BMedSc FRACS FAOrthA


Specialty

Orthopaedics - Knee


Areas of Interests

  • Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Knee Ligament reconstruction
  • Cartilage and realignment Surgery (Osteoarthritis )
  • Management of Osteoarthritis including nonsurgical management

Address

North Shore Knee Clinic Level 1, The Gallery, 445 Victoria Ave Chatswood NSW 2067


Phone

9411 7700


Fax

9411 7799


Website

www.knee-surgeon.com.au


Other practice locations

Jointli, 110-112 Alexander Street, Crows Nest NSW 2065


Appointments

Mater Hospital, North Shore Private, RNSH


Roles

Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney


Bio

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.