Dr Mario Penta
M.B.B.S., M.S., F.R.A.C.S., F.A.O.A.
Telephone: 08 8267 8266
Having completed his medical training in 1986 (University of Adelaide) Mr. Penta entered the Family Medicine Programme and worked as a part-time General Practitioner for two years before embarking on a career in Orthopaedic Surgery.
He was awarded the higher degree of Master of Surgery in 1996 and completed his training in 1997 (Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons). He travelled extensively in 1998 visiting centres of Orthopaedic excellence in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Germany and Italy before commencing private practice.
His special interests include sports injuries and joint replacement surgery. He also holds appointments as a Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon and Clinical Lecturer in the Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma at Flinders Medical Centre.