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Dr Meng Ling

BMBS, FRACS
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Meng Ling
Dr Meng Ling

Dr Meng Ling is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with a principal interest in upper limb pathology, sports injury and joint replacement, particularly shoulder reconstruction and replacement, and that of the hip and knee. He brings a wealth of experience to Orthopaedics SA, having completed his upper limb fellowship in Canada, focussing on shoulder replacement, as well as visiting internationally respected surgeons in North America to explore arthroscopic, sports injury and knee surgery. He has broad experience in adult trauma surgery.

With Orthopaedics SA, Dr Ling consults privately at Memorial Hospital, Flinders Private Hospital and Central Districts Hospital. He is also active in the public system, serving as a Visiting Medical Specialist with the Southern Adelaide Health Service and operating at Noarlunga Hospital, Flinders Medical Centre and the Repatriation General Hospital. Dr Ling works in upper limb and sports injury at both facilities, while at the Repatriation General Hospital, he also deals with joint replacement. To support regional patients, Dr Ling visits regional Australia, which includes consulting and operating at Portland District Hospital, Victoria.

With his initial medical training undertaken at Flinders University (Adelaide) in 1996, Dr Ling became a Fellow at the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2007. Following this, he completed a Clinical Fellowship in Upper Limb Surgery at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Queens University (Ontario, Canada). In 2012, Dr Ling became Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association and was appointed to the Court of Examiners of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2015 for the Specialty Court of Orthopaedics Surgery.

Specialising in

  • Upper limb
  • Sports injury
  • Joint replacement surgery
  • shoulder, hip and knee surgery

Consulting from

  • Bedford Park
  • North Adelaide

Watch Dr Ling speaking about one of the regional hospitals he visits.

  • TelTel: (08) 8267 8227
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Curriculum Vitae

Qualifications

  • BMBS, Flinders University 1996
  • FRACS in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2007
  • AO/ASIF
    Basic Skills Course on Principles of Operative Fracture Management
    March 2000, Sydney, Australia
  • Advanced Skills Course in Operative Fracture Management
    December 2004, Davos, Switzerland
  • RACS 2002
    EMST Course
  • Supervision of international medical graduates
    Salt GRC Solutions Course (2016)

Education/Medical Training

  • 1997
    Internship – Royal Adelaide Hospital
    South Australia

  • 1998
    RMO 2- Basic Surgical Training
    Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia

  • 1999
    RMO 3-Basic Surgical Training
    Queen Elizabeth Hospital/ Lyell McEwin Hospital
    South Australia

  • 2000
    Orthopaedic Service Registrar
    North Western Adelaide Health Service
    Flinders Medical Centre/ Repatriation General Hospital

  • 2001
    Orthopaedic Service Registrar
    Modbury Public Hospital
    Royal Adelaide Hospital

  • 2002
    Orthopaedic Service Registrar
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma
    Flinders Medical Centre

  • 2003-2004
    Orthopaedic Advanced Trainee Registrar – Year 1
    Flinders Medical Centre
    Royal Adelaide Hospital

  • 2004-2005
    Orthopaedic Advanced Trainee Registrar – Year 2
    Royal Adelaide Hospital

    North Western Adelaide Health Service (QEH/ LMHS)

  • 2005-2006
    Orthopaedic Advanced Trainee Registrar – Year 3
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma
    Royal Adelaide Hospital
    Modbury Public Hospital

  • 2006-2007
    Orthopaedic Advanced Trainee Registrar – Year 4
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma
    Women’s and Children’s Hospital
    Flinders Medical Centre

  • 2007
    Upper Limb Clinical Fellow
    Queens University
    Kingston, Ontario, Canada

  • 2007
    Visiting Medical Specialist
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma
    Flinders Medical Centre/ Repatriation General Hospital
  • Clinical Specialties

    • Upper Limb
    • Sports Injuries
    • Joint Replacement surgery

    Professional Memberships/Organisations

    • Australian Orthopaedic Association
    • Sports Medicine Australia
    • ACMA (Australian Chinese Medical Association)

    General Interests

    • Music – Classically Trained Violinist
    • Sport – Badminton, competed at State, National and International levels
      Nationally Accredited Level 1 Coach

     

    Consulting/Operating Locations

    Consulting Locations

    North Adelaide Bedford Park

    Orthopaedics SA
    First floor
    1 Kermode St.
    North Adelaide SA 5006

    Orthopaedics SA
    Flinders Private Hospital
    1 Flinders Drive
    Bedford Park SA 5042

    Elizabeth Vale

    Calvary Central Districts Hospital
    25-37 Jarvis Road
    Elizabeth Vale SA 5112

    Operating Locations

    North Adelaide Bedford Park

    The Memorial Hospital
    Sir Edwin Smith Ave.
    North Adelaide SA 5006

    Flinders Private Hospital
    1 Flinders Drive
    Bedford Park SA 5042

    Elizabeth Vale

    Calvary Central Districts Hospital
    25-37 Jarvis Road
    Elizabeth Vale SA 5112