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Dr Justin Webb

MBBS, FRACS (Orth) Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Justin Webb is a specialist knee and joint replacement surgeon. His focus is providing optimum patient care and outcomes through a modern and evidence based practice.

Specialising in
  • Knee
  • Robotics
  • Sports injuries
  • Trauma
Dr Webb performs technology assisted joint replacement, including both Robot and Computer assisted techniques. He has a particular interest in sporting injuries of the knee, and performs minimally invasive, single-tendon ACL reconstructions, allowing an accelerated rehabilitation program.

Dr Webb has trained locally and internationally, including two subspecialty fellowships. He trained extensively in all surgery of the knee in Sydney with Dr. Justin Roe, then proceeded to Canada (University of Toronto) focussing on complex joint replacement and reconstruction. Dr Webb is committed to providing the best care possible for his patients, as well as being a devoted husband and father to two young boys.

Specialising in

  • Knee Robotics Sports injuries
  • Trauma

Consulting / Operating Locations

Additional Information

In addition to consulting privately at 5 locations in metropolitan Adelaide, Dr Webb is committed to the public health service as a Senior Visiting Specialist at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, Modbury Hospital and Lyell McEwin Hospital. In addition to his clinical role, Dr Webb is heavily involved in teaching and ongoing orthopaedic research.

  • Fellow Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
    – Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
    – University of Adelaide

Hip and Knee Arthroplasty and Trauma
– Primary and Revision Arthroplasty

St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
Supervisors: Prof. J Waddell, Dr E Schemitsch, Dr E Bogoch

Clinical Fellowship in Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine and Arthroplasty of the Knee
– Sports Knee Surgery
– Knee Arthroplasty – Unicompartmental and Total

North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre
Wollstonecraft, NSW, Australia
Supervisor: Dr. Justin Roe


2008 – 2011

  • Royal Adelaide Hospital
  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • The Women’s and Children’s Hospital
  • Flinders Medical Centre
  • The Repatriation General Hospital
  • Sportsmed SA

May 2013
ISAKOS Instructional Course Lecture Series
– ISAKOS Congress 2013
– Complex Issues in the Patellofemoral Joint
– Evidence Based Approach to Multi-Ligament Knee Inju
– Toronto, Canada

August 2012
Revision Knee Arthroplasty cadaver Course
– Macquarie University , Smith and Nephew

March 2012
Corail course – Primary and Revision Hip Arthoplasty
– The Corail Learning Centre
– Annecy, France

September 2011
Knee arthroplasty cadaver course
– Macquarie University, Argo

June 2011
Advanced Knee Arthroscopy Workshop
– Macquarie University
– Smith and Nephew


September 2010
Australian Paediatric Orthopaedic Society
– Instructional Course

May 2010
AOA – Continuing Orthopaedic Education
– Knee Arthroplasty

February 2010
3rd Australasian Ponseti Method Conference 2010

OTC Advanced Fracture Management Course
– Fractures of the Pelvis and Acetabulum

June 2009
OTC Advanced Fracture Management Course
– Fractures of the Knee

Upper Limb Trauma Care Cadaver Lab
– University of Melbourne
– Depuy

Cup Positioning and the Role of Fully HA coated cementless stems in Hip Arthroplasty
– Cadaver Workshop University of Adelaide
– Depuy



March 2007
Principles in Operative Fracture Management
– AO Foundation

November 2006
Emergency Management of Severe Trauma
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

July 2006
Critical Literature Evaluation and Research
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

February 2005
Basic Surgical Skills Course
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

April 2005
Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Increased Posterior Tibial Slope is associated with ACL graft and Contralateral ACL injury after ACL reconstruction

Authors: Justin Webb, Lucy Salmon, Etienne Leclerc, Leo Penczewski, Justin Roe
The American Journal of Sports Medicine: 41 Issue 12: 2800-2804. 2013

International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Congress 2013
Toronto, Canada May 12-16

Finalist – John Joyce Award

The Forgotten Joint Score – Construct Validity and Test-retest reliability

Australian Orthopaedic Association
Annual Scientific Meeting
Sydney Australia, October 7-11 2012

Mater Orthopaedic Research Seminar
Sydney, December 1st 2012

Paediatric Atlantoaxial Rotatory Subluxation

Australian Orthopaedic Registrars Association Conference
Victor Harbor, South Australia October 14-17


Treatment of Posterior Cruciate Ligament avulsion fractures from the tibia – literature review and case series

Australian Knee Society Annual Scientific Meeting
Cairns, October 17th

AOA (SA Branch) Annual Scientific Meeting
The Royal Adelaide Hospital. April


Predicting Patient Satisfaction after wrist surgery

AOA (SA Branch) Annual Scientific Meeting
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, March

Hemiresection of the Distal Ulna by Means of Pronator Quadratus Interposition and Volar Stabilization

Authors: Bain GI, Heptinstall RJ, Webb JM, Madsen PV
Techniques in Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery 11(1):83–86, 2007


Faculty Member – OTC South Pacific
– Advanced Fracture Management – Fractures of the Knee

Orthopaedic Fellowship Trial Exam – Adelaide
– Examiner

Orthopaedic Registrar evening seminar – Periarticular fractures
– Sponsored by Smith and Nephew

Clinical Lecturer
– University of Adelaide
– Citation for excellence in clinical teaching award

– John G. Sweeney Prize in orthopaedics
– Flinders University



Trial Exam 5th Year Medical students
University of Adelaide

Clinical Tutor 2nd year medical students University of Adelaide

First Aid Instruction – St John Ambulance Australia