Mr James Canty is an orthopaedic surgeon with national and international experience. He has a broad range of orthopaedic practice, including management of hip and knee arthritis, soft tissue and reconstructive surgery of the knee as well as general orthopaedic trauma. After graduating from the University of Melbourne with a medical degree in 2001 and after a number of years of surgical experience, he completed his specialist training in orthopaedics through the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in Victoria. Focussing on all aspects of knee and hip surgery, he furthered his experience by completing two interntationally regarded orthopaedic fellowships in Melbourne and Oxford.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond


Epworth Hawthorn


Epworth Eastern


Epworth Specialist Centre - Lilydale

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

OrthoSport Victoria

Level 5 89 Bridge Road
Richmond VIC 3121

Consulting Location

Orthosport Victoria Epworth Eastern

Suite 61 Level 6 1 Arnold Street
Box Hill VIC 3128

Consulting Location

Epworth Specialist Centre Lilydale

Suite 4 355 Main Street
Lilydale VIC 3140

Special interests

  • General orthopaedic trauma
  • Unicompartmental knee replacement
  • Knee surgery and total knee replacement
  • ACL reconstruction
  • Hip replacement (primary)


  • MBBS University of Melbourne 2001
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Professional Associations

  • Australian Orthopaedic Association
The Institute encompasses orthopaedics, sports and exercise medicine and rheumatology.