Dr David Mitchell MBBS (Melb), FRACS(Orth), FAOrthA , GAICD

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Ballarat Orthopaedics
Ballarat VIC 3350

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Special Interests
Knee Surgery, Knee Arthroscopy (including meniscal repairs), Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction, Osteotomies for Knee Arthritis (Tibial and Femoral Osteotomies), Partial Knee Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement, Rapid Recovery Surgery, Revision Hip Replacement, Peri-prosthetic Infections
Registration Numbers and Professional Memberships

AHPRA: MED0001142603


David Mitchell is an orthopaedic surgeon.  Fellowship trained in hip arthroplasty, member of the Australian Knee Society, and Director of Orthopaedics at Ballarat Base Hospital.  Private operating performed at St John of God Hospital, Ballarat, and the Ballarat Day Procedure ...

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MBBS (Melb, 1989)
FRACS (Orth) 1999

GAICD, 2011

Awards and Publications

Meritorious Conduct Award, Australian Orthopaedic Association, 2015

John Dillon, Ilan Freedman, James SM Tan, David Mitchell, Shaun English
Endoscopic bursectomy for the treatment of septic prepatellar bursitis: a case series  Acta Orthop Trauma Surg, 2012, vol 132 (7), p921
John Dillon, Louise Brennan, David Mitchell
Local Infiltration analgesia in hip & knee arthroplasty: an emerging technique
Acta Orthopaedica Belgica, 2012, Vol 78 (2), p58
Steven Pincus, Merle Weber, Alex Meakin, Ross Breadmore, David Mitchell, Luke Spencer, Nathan Anderson, Phil Catterson, Steve Farish, Jaycen Cruickshank.  Introducing a Clinical Practice Guideline using early CT in the diagnosis of scphoid and other fractures
Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2009, X(4), 227-32

Grabasch EA, Mitchell DJ, Hooper J, Turnidge J. “An evaluation of alcoholic chlorhexidine as a preoperative wash.”  ANZ J Surg (Australia), Sep 2004, 74(9) p769-72

Charnley Australian Fellowship, 1999

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