About

Mr Lu Ton is an Australian trained orthopaedic surgeon. A graduate of Melbourne University in 1991, he obtained the specialist degree in orthopaedic surgery in 2001, and completed two fellowships in Spine and Joint Recon surgery at the Austin, Melbourne and SunnyBrook Trauma centre, Toronto, Canada in 2002 to 2004. He subsequently took up an appointment as specialist orthopaedic spine surgeon at the Austin and later the Alfred hospitals. Over the last 15 years, Mr Ton has been practising all aspects of complex spinal conditions and surgery: severe trauma, advanced degenerative spinal disease, complex spinal deformity, cancer of the spine, revision spinal surgery and paediatric spinal problems. He is also an expert on minimally invasive spinal surgery. In addition to clinical work, Mr Ton is also a Monash University lecturer and a supervisor of the Victorian Orthopaedic specialist training program. Mr Ton is involved in the spinal trauma team at the tertiary and quaternary referral centre at The Alfred Hospital.

Qualifications

  • MBBS, 1991

Professional Associations

Special interests

  • Spine

Education and training

Research

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

53 Erin Street
Richmond
VIC
3121
Clinical institute

Musculoskeletal Clinical Institute

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Mr Andrew Tang
Director
The Institute encompasses orthopaedics, sports and exercise medicine and rheumatology.