Dr David Carmody






Areas of Interests

  • Foot
  • ankle & knee: sports Injuries
  • arthritis & reconstruction
  • trauma & factures


Nth Syd Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Ctr, Mater Clinic, 3 Gillies St
North Sydney NSW 2060


9409 0500


9906 5046



Private Website


Mater Priority

Mater Priority

Other practice locations

Chatswood: L2, 445 Victoria Avenue
Frenchs Forest: Peninsula Orthopaedics, Suite 20, Northern Beaches Hospital, 105 Frenchs Forest Rd
Sydney: Sydney Sportsmed, L3 187 Macquarie St
Narrabeen Sports Medicine, Wakehurst Parkway


Mater Hospital, Castlecrag Private, Northern Beaches Hospital, Delmar Private, North Shore Private


Dr Carmody performs foot, ankle and knee surgery including arthroscopic procedures, instability surgery and fracture management. He completed his medical degree at Sydney University in 1996, and passed his Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2006. He was selected for further subspecialty Fellowship training in foot and ankle surgery in Bristol, UK with Mr Ian Winson, President of the European Foot and Ankle Society, and a world leader in arthroscopic surgery of the Foot and Ankle.

Dr Carmody did knee fellowships in Belgium with Dr Johan Bellemans and Dr Jan Victor, and in Lyon with Professor Phillippe Neyret. He has published research in numerous journals on knee surgery and continues to be involved in the North Sydney Orthopaedic Research Group, publishing regularly on knee replacements in particular. His expertise covers management of arthritis and knee replacements, reconstructions and arthroscopies.

Dr Carmody’s main interest is sports injuries of the foot and ankle. His fellowship training had an emphasis on foot and ankle surgery in the athlete. His particular expertise is in arthroscopic procedures, and surgery for instability, tendon conditions and cartilage problems, including arthritis. He also specialises in fracture management of the foot and ankle. Dr Carmody is a member of the North Sydney Orthopaedic Research Group and is undertaking ongoing research into surgical procedures of the foot and ankle. He is a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.


Foot, ankle & knee


http://mja.com.au/public/issues/182_11_060605/car10658_fm.pdf  ; http://journals.lww.com/techknee/toc/2009/06000