Waverley Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

At Waverley, we work with multidisciplinary teams made up of orthopaedic surgeons, medical staff, specialist nurses, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists to deliver our very best health care solutions for our patients. Individual plans of management are developed for each patient’s journey with the aim to help you have a speedy recovery and get back to the things you love.

Our orthopaedic surgeons have expertise in a wide range of sub-specialties and offer treatments for both common and complex conditions including:

  • Hip Arthroscopy - click here for more information
  • Orthopaedic surgery of the Hip and Knee, Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, Foot & Ankle
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Hand Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Radiology
  • Physiotherapy

HIP  - Total hip replacement, open reduction and internal fixation for fractured hip and femur.
KNEE  - knee replacement (unilateral knee replacement and total knee replacement), knee reconstructions including anterior cruciate and multi ligament repairs, high tibial osteotomy.
SHOULDER  – rotator cuff repairs, soft tissue damage repairs, shoulder release (to increase range of movement), unstable shoulder repairs, total shoulder replacement and arthroscopy.
ELBOW  –soft tissue repairs, elbow replacement & arthroscopy.
HANDS –repair of congenital conditions, fractures, carpel tunnel release, release of Dupytren's contracture, nerve and muscle releases.
FOOT & ANKLE  - fracture repairs, ligament repairs, Achilles tendon repairs, peroneal tendon repairs & reconstruction, fore foot reconstruction and repair of bunions.
SPINAL SURGERY - cervical fusion, decompression, laminectomy, discectomy & foraminotomy.


While our atmosphere is relaxed, our equipment and facilities are at the forefront of medical technology and practice.

We have private rooms designed for total hip and knee surgery.

The hospital features 7 operating theatres equipped with the latest technology to assist surgeons perform state of the art orthopaedic procedures. These include:

  • Stryker Navigation System - an advanced computer-assisted 3D surgical monitoring program that helps the surgeon more precisely align a hip or knee implant
  • Hip Arthroscopy - specialised positioning devices and equipment
  • Mini C-Arm - imaging system that facilitates surgical procedures of the hand and foot
  • Spider Arm - specialty shoulder positioning device, facilitating upper limb procedures
  • Image Intensifier - used to optimise medical images with an X-ray imaging system in theatre

A diagnostic imaging service is located onsite, encompassing a range of modalities, from plain X-Rays to CT Scanning.

Most patients and their families prefer to access healthcare services, close to home. That is why all of our orthopaedic surgeons are accredited to operate regularly at Waverley Private Hospital, and also offer the convenience of onsite or local consulting.

See our list of orthopaedic surgeons.


Our orthopaedic surgeons and nursing staff work closely with visiting, hospital accredited physiotherapists who provide in-house physiotherapy care. For patients going home directly, outpatient physiotherapy and/or occupational therapy referrals are arranged.


The discharge destination for patients is determined through consultation with their surgeon.