Dr Philip Brook
Job Title: Surgeon
MBBS, FRACS (Orth). Adult and Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon. graduated from the University of Adelaide School of Medicine in 1983 and completed his internship at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. He then undertook a further nine years of surgical training, obtaining the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedic Surgery) in 1994. On completion of this training, Dr Brook was a Senior Orthopaedic Fellow at the Wexham Park Hospital in Slough, U.K., and the Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot, U.K., specialising in joint replacement surgery, reconstructive knee surgery and paediatric orthopaedics, including the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. He then worked as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Sheffield and as an Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Department of Orthopaedics at the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield, U.K., where he gained further experience in limb reconstruction. He reats all orthopaedic problems in both adults and children (excluding adult spinal problems), with a particular interest in hip and knee reconstructive and replacement surgery, gait and its disorders. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, the Australian Orthopaedic Association and the Australian Paediatric Orthopaedic Society.