Keat is an Australian-trained orthopaedic spine surgeon. He also has a special interest in hip replacement surgery. Keat believes in providing the highest quality of multidisciplinary care for his patients. He brings expertise, care and experience to treat each patient based on their own individual needs.

Keat received his medical degree from the University of Melbourne in 2005. He furthered his orthopaedic surgical training at the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Victoria and Tasmania and was awarded his fellowship in 2017 by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. His special interest in treating spine conditions culminated in his completion of the AOA Clinical and Research Fellowship in Spinal Surgery at Austin Health and Combined Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Spinal Fellowship at Macquarie University Hospital, New South Wales. 

Keat’s treatment philosophy for adult spinal deformity and degenerative disorders encompasses multiple regions including the spine and hips.

He is appointed as a consultant orthopaedic and spine surgeon at Austin Health and also has a private practice. He is keenly interested in teaching orthopaedic trainees and medical students through the University of Melbourne. 

Keat is readily available to provide consultations and tailored treatment solutions to patients at Epworth Richmond. Referring doctors may contact him directly on his mobile or via email for any clinical queries.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Centre

Level 7, Suite 7.5 32 Erin Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Consulting Location

Level 5 10 Martin St
Heidelberg VIC 3084

Consulting Location

Consulting Suite B 262 Mountain Hwy
Wantirna VIC 3152

Special interests

  • Spine disorders and hip replacement surgery


  • MBBS
  • BMedSci
  • FAOrthA

Professional Associations

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