Dr. Peter L. LewisLower Limb Orthopaedic Surgeon
M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.S., F.A. Orth.A.

Dr. Peter L. Lewis

Dr. Peter L. Lewis

Contact Details

Tel: (08) 8236 4191

Facsimile: (08) 8236 4180

Email: [javascript protected email address]

Orthopaedic Speciality

Current Appointments

Consulting at

  • Angaston District Hospital
  • The Injury Hub Gawler
  • Glenelg Community Hospital
  • Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic

Operating at

  • Angaston District Hospital
  • Calvary Adelaide Hospital
  • Gawler Health Service
  • Glenelg Community Hospital

Visiting Orthopaedic Specialist at

  • Calvary Adelaide Hospital

Post Surgery Guidelines

Knee Arthroscopy

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