School of Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery: Perth Orthopaedic Institute

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Postal Address

Perth Orthopaedic Institute (M652)
The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Highway


Gate 3, Verdun Street
Western Australia

The Perth Orthopaedic Institute is committed to providing excellent clinical service informed by rigorous research and supported by health professionals in a range of occupational capacities.

Based at Hollywood Private Hospital, the facility houses the:

It is the home of the professional practice of orthopaedic surgeon Winthrop Professor David Wood, who is the RACS-appointed co-ordinator for the training program in Orthopaedic Surgery. Professor Wood conducts research and supervises postgraduate research students, often in collaboration with co-supervisors from other orthopaedic units in the School of Surgery or with co-supervisors from the UWA School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health.

The research has been funded by a series of NHMRC grants, industry partnerships and international research collaborations.