Dr Philip Brook
M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.S. (Orth)
Adult & Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
Telephone: 08 8267 8204
Dr Philip Brook graduated from the University of Adelaide School of Medicine in 1983 and completed his internship at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. He then undertook a further nine years of surgical training, obtaining the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedic Surgery) in 1994.
On completion of this training, Dr Brook was a Senior Orthopaedic Fellow at the Wexham Park Hospital in Slough, U.K., and the Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot, U.K., specialising in joint replacement surgery, reconstructive knee surgery and paediatric orthopaedics, including the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. He then worked as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Sheffield and as an Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Department of Orthopaedics at the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield, U.K., where he gained further experience in limb reconstruction.
In 1996 he returned to Adelaide and commenced practice as a Visiting Medical Specialist at the Women's and Children's Hospital and Lyell McEwin Hospital, and is in private practice at Orthopaedics SA, North Adelaide, Bridge Clinic Murray Bridge and the Salisbury Specialist Suites.
Dr Brook treats all orthopaedic problems in both adults and children (excluding adult spinal problems), with a particular interest in hip and knee reconstructive and replacement surgery, gait and its disorders.