Barwon Health Orthopaedic Service

The Orthopaedic Unit at University Hospital Geelong comprises a dedicated Orthopaedic Ward on Level 5 of the Baxter Wing, a dedicated Orthopaedic Theatre (Theatre 4) with laminar flow, an office and a seminar room (both of which are adjacent to the ward) on Baxter Wing 5.

  • There is extensive Outpatients Services.
  • The medical staff consists of one full-time orthopaedic surgeon and eight visiting surgeons.
  • The unit has four registrars.
  • The unit is also serviced by allied health teams including inpatient and outpatient orthopaedic physiotherapist and occupational therapists.
  • The Orthopaedic Unit is also actively involved in research.

There are three Outpatient sessions attended by Orthopaedic Surgeons:

  • Monday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning
  • Thursday morning

There are also four outpatient sessions per week led by physiotherapists and staffed by podiatrists and general practitioners (with a special interest in orthopaedics).

Contact
  • Address:

    University Hospital Geelong
    Baxter Wing 5
    Bellerine St, Geelong 3220

  • Contact Hours:

    Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

  • Car Parking:

    Metered street parking - 2hr limit

  • Phone Number:

    03 4215 0000

  • Fax:

    03 4215 2224

Traditional Owners

We, Barwon Health, acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land, the Wadawurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to the Elders both past and present.