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Dr David Hermann

MBBS, FRACS (Orth) Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr David Hermann is an orthopaedic surgeon specialising in paediatric sports injuries, particularly to the knee, shoulder and ankles.

Specialising in
  • Ankle
  • Knee
  • Paediatrics
  • Shoulder
  • Sports injuries
Dr David Hermann also addresses early stage arthritis damage of the knee joint with osteotomy; a surgery technique used to relieve the pressure on the damaged area. He supports children to achieve a sustainable return to sport and activity.

After completing basic medical training at the University of Adelaide in 1994, he obtained Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedic Surgery) in 2005. Following this, he undertook a Sports Fellowship at The Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic (Ontario, Canada), which treats knee, shoulder and ankle injuries and has long-term experience with high-tibial osteotomy. To keep abreast of international best practice, Dr Hermann has visited orthopaedic centres throughout the US, UK and France. He is Chairman of Orthopaedics SA and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Specialising in

  • Ankle Knee Paediatrics
  • Shoulder Sports injuries

Consulting / Operating Locations

  • Burnside War Memorial Hospital

    Orthopaedics SA

    120 Kensington Road, Toorak Gardens SA 5065

  • Flinders Private Hospital

    Orthopaedics SA

    1 Flinders Dr, Bedford Park SA 5042

    (08) 8267 8267

  • Memorial Medical Centre

    Orthopaedics SA

    Level 1, 1 Kermode St, North Adelaide SA 5006

    (08) 8267 8267

  • Orthopaedics SA Parkside

    Orthopaedics SA

    257 Fullarton Rd, Parkside SA 5063. Car parking off Hone Street.
    Rooms located adjacent to Sound Radiology

    (08) 8267 8267

Additional Information

With Orthopaedics SA, Dr Hermann consults at Memorial Hospital, Flinders Private Hospital and Burnside Hospital. He is a Senior Visiting Orthopaedic Specialist and Director of Sports Injuries at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in North Adelaide.

  • M.B.B.S., University of Adelaide 1994
  • F.R.A.C.S. in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2005

1983 -1987
Christian Brothers College,
Adelaide, South Australia

1988 – 1993
Medical School,
University of Adelaide,
South Australia

Royal Adelaide Hospital,
South Australia

1995 – 1997
Basic Surgical Training
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Flinders Medical Centre
Royal Adelaide Hospital

1998 – 2000
Orthopaedic Service Registrar
Metropolitan Adelaide Hospitals

2001 – 2004
Advanced Surgical Training in Orthopaedic Surgery
South Australia Program

2005 – 2006
Sports Medicine Fellowship
Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic
University of Western Ontario

2006 – 2012
Visiting Medical Specialist
Flinders Medical Centre

2006 – present
Private Orthopaedic Practice
Orthopaedics SA
Memorial Hospital, North Adelaide and Flinders Private Hospital, Bedford Park

2007 – present
Senior Visiting Consultant
Director of Sports Medicine, Women’s and Children’s Hospital