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ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON SERVICES PROVIDED BY Dr Andrew Comley from Wakefield Orthoapedic Clinic

For more information please call The Injury Hub on 8522 4232 or the Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic on 8236 4100 or visit www.woc.com.au

A doctor referral is needed to see a Orthopaedic Surgeon, however if you any further questions please contact our friendly reception who will be able to further assist.

AN ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON, IS A SURGEON WHO HAS BEEN EDUCATED AND TRAINED IN THE DIAGNOSIS AND PREOPERATIVE, OPERATIVE, AND POSTOPERATIVE TREATMENT OF DISEASES AND INJURIES OF THE MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM.


When seeing an orthopaedic surgeon, it doesn’t always mean you have to have surgery. Depending on the injury and condition it may be recommended to trail conservative treatment, injection therapy or further scanning before surgery is performed. If surgery is an option it may include minimally invasive, arthroscopic or reconstruction surgery.


COMMON INJURIES:

  • Arthritis knee, hip, shoulder
  • Knee ligament ruptures
  • Meniscus tears
  • Rotator Cuff tears
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Dr Andrew Comley

ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON

Dr Andrew Comley did his undergraduate medical & speciality training as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in Adelaide. Since qualifying as a specialist surgeon he has undertaken further Fellowship training in Canada, USA & the UK.

Dr Comley's areas of interest are hip and knee replacement surgery, particularly Direct Anterior Hip Replacement Surgery and minimally invasive Partial & Total Knee replacement, utilising computer navigation systems to provide accurate alignment.

Dr Comley also has an interest in rapid rehabilitation & accelerated recovery after hip & knee replacement surgery and utilises leading edge techniques to ensure the best recovery outcomes for his patients. He has been consulting in Gawler for over 10 years, and will continue his consultation services at the Gawler Health Service (Galmec Suites) for public patients.

Dr Comley specialises in;

  • Direct Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Partial and Total Knee Replacement
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Replacement, Arthroscopy and Rotator Cuff Surgery