Dr Rohan Brunello is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with special interest in hip and knee arthroplasty, pelvic and acetabular reconstruction and trauma. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement Studies) and a Medical Degree (with honours), from the University of Queensland. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedics) and an Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association.
Dr Brunello has a Fellowship in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty and Pelvic and Acetabular Trauma and Reconstruction at St Georges Hospital, London 2011. During his Fellowship, Dr Brunello worked under leading UK arthroplasty surgeons, Mr Simon Bridle and Mr Phillip Mitchell. He gained wide exposure and experience in all aspects of hip and knee arthroplasty, with a special focus on complex primary cases, revision cases with bone loss requiring femoral and acetabular reconstruction and the treatment of infected joint replacements. He subsequently went on to work in the UK’s busiest pelvic and acetabular trauma unit under leading authority, Mr Martin Bircher.
Dr Brunello commenced practice at the Wesley Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Clinic in March 2012. He is also a Visiting Specialist in Orthopaedics at Prince Charles Hospital and the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. He is a Senior Lecturer at The University of Queensland’s School of Medicine and on the teaching faculty for the Diploma of Surgical Anatomy at Queensland University of Technology’s Medical Engineering Research Faculty.