Adelaide Orthopaedic and Trauma Specialists have an orthopaedic surgeon visiting the Eyre Peninsula regularly for regional patient convenience.
Dr Robert Fassina Orthopaedic Surgeon visits Ceduna on the Eyre Peninsula monthly for orthopaedic care consultations and for orthopaedic surgical procedures in the Ceduna District Hospital.
Dr Robert Fassina is an Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in the treatment of Arthritis and Sports Injuries. His particular interests are:
- Minimally invasive hip replacement surgery – including the Direct Anterior Approach
- Knee replacement surgery
- Revision joint replacement surgery
- The treatment of sports injuries to the knee (meniscus and ACL repair and reconstruction)
After completing his orthopaedic training in Adelaide, he completed a 12-month fellowship in joint replacement surgery in Canada’s leading joint replacement institution (UWO, London Ontario). On returning to Adelaide he has continued to seek the opportunity to refine his skills and adopt alternative techniques (such as the Direct Anterior Approach for hip replacement surgery) to be able to provide his patients with optimal outcomes.
Dr Fassina believes in ad evidence-based approach in the management of his patients and is passionate about educating them as to the best options available for their treatment. He offers an extended service from his rooms at Burnside Hospital and will ensure all new patient referrals are see within 1 week of being received.
Dr Fassina can help patients ‘Beat the pain’, getting them back to their best.
Dr Robert Fassina also visits Darwin Private Hospital in the Northern Territory for orthopaedic care consultations and orthopaedic surgical procedures.
Dr Fassina is based at the Burnside Hospital, Suite 3, 120 Kensington Rd Toorak Gardens.
For further information regarding Dr Fassina’s services, consulting/operating locations, patient information regarding orthopaedic care or to view the specialties of Adelaide Orthopaedic and Trauma Specialists other specialised surgeons please visit our website at www.aots.net.au or call one of our friendly staff on (08) 7325 4800
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