JOINT REPLACEMENT CLINIC
What is the joint replacement Clinic?
I run a clinic specifically for patients with severe arthritis who have already failed non-operative therapy that are now heading for a hip and knee replacement. The aim of the clinic is to inform and prepare patients both physically and mentally for what is required of them and what they can expect from a knee replacement.
Who are the appropriate candidates to attend the joint replacement Clinic?
Appropriate candidates include any patients who have who have already failed non-operative therapy and are no longer coping with their pain or immobility.
How do I get an appointment with the joint replacement Clinic?
To make an appointment contact us at (02) 4229 9116 and request an appoint with Dr Bhimani.
Do I need a referral?
No. You can attend without a referral from a GP. However, without a referral from another doctor you will receive no rebate from Medicare for your consultation.
Who treats me at the acute knee trauma clinic?
Dr Aziz Bhimani, an expert knee surgeon, sees patients at the knee clinic.
Where is the acute knee trauma clinic located?
54 Princes Hwy
West Wollongong NSW 2500