Peter L. Lewis

Lower Limb Orthopaedic Surgeon

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.S., F.A. Orth.A.

Contact Details

Tel:(08) 8236 4191
Facsimile:(08) 8236 4180

Orthopaedic Speciality

Current Appointments

Consulting at

Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic
Gawler Health Service
Angaston District Hospital

Operating at

Calvary Wakefield Hospital
Parkwynd Private Hospital
Angaston District Hospital
Gawler Health Service

Visiting Orthopaedic Specialist at

Calvary Wakefield Hospital

Post Surgery Guidelines

Other Appointments

Deputy Director AOA National Joint Replacement Registry
Chairman of Knee Prosthesis Clinical Advising Group
International Advisory Board Orthopaedic Hyperguide
Aust. Delegate to Asia Pacific Knee Society Committee
Wakefield Orthopaedic Research Committee – Chairman
Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic Foundation Inc

Previous Appointments/Positions Held

Senior Medical Visiting Surgeon The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Head of Arthroplasty Service The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Director of Orthopaedic Research The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Chairman Arthroplasty Society of Australia
Secretary Arthroplasty Society of Australia
Member Panel of Clinical Experts for Department of Health

Postgraduate Speciality Training

Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, University Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada 1991/92


Constrained Acetabular Components
Patellofemoral Replacement
Fixation in Knee Replacement
Hip Arthroscopy
Outcome measurement
Polyethylene wear in knee replacement
Diaphysial fixation in revision hip surgery
Periprosthetic fractures after total knee replacement
Minimally invasive hip replacement
Navigation systems for joint replacement
Cognitive impairment after joint replacement
Assessment of alternative bearing materials in joint replacement
Joint preserving surgery of the hip
Short stemmed hip prosthesis

Medical Association Memberships

Australian Medical Association
Australian Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Australian Orthopaedic Association
International member American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
ISAKOS (International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine)
Arthroplasty Society of Australia