Dr Sam Chia

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Qualifications

MBBS (Sydney), FRACS (ortho), FAOrthA


Specialty

Orthopaedics


Areas of Interests

  • Hip and knee replacement surgery
  • Arthroscopic hip and knee surgery
  • Robotic assisted hip and knee surgery  

Address

Peninsula Orthopaedics,
Level 1, 812 Pittwater Road, Dee Why 2099


Phone

1800 553 335


Fax

9972 9024


Email

screception@penorth.com.au


Website

www.drsamchia.com.au


Other practice locations

Park House, Level 11, 187 Macquarie Street Sydney

The Stadium Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Centre, Moore Park Road, Moore Park

Orthopaedic & Arthritis Specialist Centre, Level 2, 445 Victoria Avenue Chatswood

Harbour Specialist Clinic, Level 1, 138 Walker Street, North Sydney


Appointments

Mona Vale Hospital (Visiting Medical Officer) University of Sydney (Clinical Lecturer) Peninsula Orthopaedic Research Institute (Director)


Roles

Clinical Lecturer - Sydney University * Intern Supervisor - Mona Vale Hospital


Bio

Dr Chia is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon with a particular interest in reconstructive surgery of the hip and knee. Dr Chia completed his medical degree at the University Of Sydney in 1999 and was awarded the Sidney B Clipsham Memorial Prize in Operative Surgery. He completed his residency at The Prince Of Wales Hospital and was then selected onto the Sydney Southside Training Scheme of the Australian Orthopaedic Association. He gained his fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in 2008 and then completed three postgraduate fellowships in hip and knee reconstruction. These were administered by Arthritis Australia, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Peninsula Orthopaedic Research Institute (PORI). Dr Chia is committed to maintaining his knowledge at the highest levels and is certified to perform robotic hip and knee surgery.  

Dr Chia also has a keen interest in research, with multiple publications in major orthopaedic journals and is a current director of PORI. He also enjoys participating in medical education and has an appointment as a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Sydney. Dr Chia is also the intern supervisor at Mona Vale Hospital and is heavily involved in registrar teaching at various levels.