GP EDUCATION EVENING – Gippsland Orthopaedic Group

Event Date: October 29, 2019 7:00pm
Venue: Maryvale Private Hospital, 286 Maryvale Road, Morwell. Education room
Speaker: Mr Ben Brooker, Mr George Owen, Mr Peter Rehfisch, Mr Malcolm Thomas
Time Table: 6pm registration & drinks, dinner 6:30pm, presentation at 7pm


Robotics in Knee Replacement, GP's and Total Shoulder Replacement, Small joint replacement in the hand

Learning Objectives:

Mr Ben Brooker—Robotics in knee replacements:

1. Why do we need robotics in knee replacements
2. What are the advantages of using robotics in TKR
3. What are the disadvantages or potential problems using robotics in TKR

Mr Malcolm Thomas—GPS and total shoulder replacement, and how glenoid wear can be addressed.

Mr George Owen—Small joint replacement in the hand:
1. Incidence and consequences of small joint disease of the hand.
2. Conservative options
3. Surgical options, expectations and outcomes


Free event - please complete the Attendance Form below

Enquiries to:

Sue Denny - GP Liaison Officer
Phone: 04 3892 5660

Attendance Form:

PDF: Gippsland Orthopaedic Group