- Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr Daniel Posel is an orthopaedic Surgeon who has practices in Newcastle since 1995. He has operated at Maitland Private Hospital since its inception in 2001.
Dr Posel qualified as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in South Africa in 1989 and then obtained his fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedics) in 1993.
He has completed fellowships in Germany (trauma), Austria (knee), and Brisbane (shoulder) and is a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association.
Over the past 13 years , he has been involved in International studies for newly designed shoulder replacements. His particular areas of interest are:
- Shoulder and elbow surgery
- Hip and knee replacement surgery
Dr Posel has presented papers both locally and internationally on shoulder replacements.
He is committed to ongoing education and attends local, national and international educational conferences to update and maintain his knowledge and skills.
Dr Posel is a workers compensation accredited assessor of permanent impairment in upper extremity, lower extremity and spine.
He is also a Third party accredited assessor of permanent impairment.
- MBBCH, FCS(orth), FRACS, FAOrthA