- Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr Geoffrey Workman is the founding surgeon at Hunter Hip and Knee. He has over 7 years of public and private practice in the Newcastle area.
Dr Workman completed his undergraduate degree with first class honours from the University of New South Wales in 1997. He then undertook extensive orthopaedic training in Sydney and took his fellowship in hip and knee surgery with Dr Jim Sullivan and Dr Ali Gursel.
Since finishing his studies, Dr Workman has travelled overseas to study and research about computer assisted techniques that optimise component placement in surgery. For almost a decade, he has honed his skills and expertise in anterior approach total hip replacement surgery. This technique allows for faster recovery time for patients and more rapid return to functional activities. He has likewise undergone advanced training in knee ligament reconstruction surgery and management of the multi ligament damaged knee.
Dr Workman is affiliated with the Lingard Private Hospital, Maitland Private Hospital, John Hunter Hospital, and the Royal Newcastle Centre.
- MBBS (Hons), FRACS Ortho