There are three orthopaedic units at Epworth Richmond with a total of 107 beds. We have a dedicated team of nursing, medical and allied health staff to expertly manage all orthopaedic conditions. Orthopaedic units have access to 24-hour emergency medical back-up, radiology, pharmacology and pathology services.
Orthopaedic surgery at Epworth Richmond specialises in the treatment of:
- Back problems
- Congenital defects of the skeleton
- Foot disorders
- Joint disorders
- Sporting injuries
We have particular expertise the following types of surgery:
Lower limb - ankle/foot
Upper limb - shoulder/elbow/wrist/hand
Orthopaedic units at Epworth Richmond have dedicated teams of nursing, medical and allied health staff to expertly manage all orthopaedic conditions and are supported by radiology facilities including MRI and CT scans, pharmacology and pathology services.
Orthopaedic Pre-admission Education Program
We run pre-admission clinics for hip and knee replacement patients to help prepare patients and their families for surgery. Note: May depend on COVID-19 restrictions.
If rehabilitation is required, we offer timely transfers to rehabilitation, including rehabilitation in the home programs. See more about Epworth Rehabilitation.