Mr. Jim Kiellerup is an experienced Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in knee and hip replacement and reconstructive surgery. Jim is trained to perform robotic assisted surgery for unicompartmental and full total knee replacements. Jim is a no-gap surgeon, meaning patients with private health cover do not have any out of pocket expenses for any surgical procedures. Jim is happy to see all patients irrespective of their insurance status (including uninsured, DVA, Defence Force Members, TAC & Workcover). Jim is also available for GP Education Lunch & Learns, or to speak with you for advice on specific patients prior to referral.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Level 3 10 Martin Street
Heidelberg VIC 3095

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Ekera

Ekera Medical Centre, Level 2 ,Suite 2.05 116-118 Thames Street
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Special interests

  • Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement
  • Hip Replacements
  • Knee & Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Sporting Injuries & Orthopaedic Trauma

Education and training

  • 2005 - 2012 RACS Orthopaedic Training Committee
  • 2005 - 2012 Eastern Health Supervisor Orthopaedic Training
  • 2010 - 2012 AOA National Hospital Training Inspector


  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 1986
  • FRACS (Ortho), 1997
  • FAOrthA
  • Trauma Fellow - Department of Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham U.K., 1999

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • RACS
  • AOA
The Institute encompasses orthopaedics, sports and exercise medicine and rheumatology.