Dr Tim Small Services
Dr Tim Small – Services
BHB, MBChB, FRACS
Dr Tim Small is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in surgery of the Hip, Knee and Orthopaedic trauma.
For Appointments Ph: 02 8382 6927
Total Hip Replacement
Hip replacement has become necessary for your arthritic hip: this is one of the most effective operations known and should give you many years of freedom from pain.
Revision Total Hip Replacement
Revision Total Hip Replacement means that part or all of your previous hip replacement needs to be revised.
Unicondular Knee Replacement
Unicondylar Knee Replacement simply means that only a part of the knee joint is replaced through a smaller incision than would normally be used for a total knee replacement.
Total Knee Replacement
Total Knee Replacement (TKR) or Total Knee Arthroplasty is a surgery that replaces an arthritic knee joint with artificial metal or plastic replacement parts called the ‘prostheses’.
Revision Total Knee Replacement
Revision Knee Replacement means that part or all of your previous knee replacement needs to be revised.
Knee Arthroscopy & Meniscus Surgery
The arthroscope is a fibre-optic telescope that can be inserted into a joint (commonly the knee, shoulder or ankle) to evaluate and treat a number of conditions.
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
ACL reconstruction is a commonly performed surgical procedure and with recent advances in arthroscopic surgery can now be performed with minimal incisions and low complication rates.
High tibial Osteotomy is a surgical procedure performed to relieve pressure on the damaged site of an arthritic knee joint.
Cartilage replacement is a surgical procedure performed to replace the worn out cartilage with the new cartilage.
Trauma may be a result of accidents, poor training practices or with use of improper gear. Injuries may also be caused when an individual is not medically fit or because of insufficient warm up and stretching exercises.