Speciality

Subspeciality

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Hip surgery, Knee surgery, Sports orthopaedic surgery

Areas of interest

About

Mr Andrew Byrne is an Australian-trained orthopaedic surgeon who has completed interstate and overseas fellowships. He is actively involved within the medical community and has trained overseas fellows. He has also been chairman to overseas meetings and been involved in prosthetic development and surgical techniques for sports injuries and joint replacement, including robotic surgery. His particular expertise is in robotic assisted knee resurfacing and the direct anterior approach for total hip replacement.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Suite 6.4
1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Education and training

  • Tutor in advanced Orthopaedic Surgery at John Radcliffe Hospital, UK
  • Tutor to final year & 4th year medical students at the Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • Tutor to Medical students at the Ballarat Base Hospital

Research

  • Navio Robotic Assisted Surgery Workshop Melbourne 2016 & 2017
  • Direct Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement Master Class, Sydney 2014
  • Advance Course in Reconstructive surgery using the LARS ligament, Melbourne 2015
  • VSP with Dr David Rovinsky for Navio robotics (including live surgery), Hawaii 2019

Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • FRACS Part I
  • FRACS Part II (FAOrthA)

Professional Associations

  • AOA
  • RACS
  • AAOS
  • ISAKOS & Girdlestone Orthopaedic Society member