David G. Campbell

Lower Limb Orthopaedic Surgeon

Ph. D., B.M.B.S., F.R.A.C.S., F.A.Oth.A.

Contact Details

Tel:(08) 8236 4196
Facsimile:(08) 8236 4180

Orthopaedic Speciality

Current Appointments

Consulting at

Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic
Glenelg Community Hospital
Clare Medical Centre

Operating at

Calvary Wakefield Hospital
Clare Hospital
Glenelg Community Hospital
Parkwynd Private Hospital

Visiting Orthopaedic Specialist at

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Clare Medical Centre

Post Surgery Guidelines

Other Appointments

Arthroplasty Society of Australia, Chairman 2016
AOA (SA) – Chairman
Medical Advisory Committee, Glenelg Community Hospital, Chairman

Postgraduate Speciality Training

PhD research thesis, Adelaide, 1991-1997
Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences, Canada 1997 – Adult reconstructive surgery
St George and SW Thames Orthopaedic Program, London, England, 1989 – General Orthopaedics


Minimally invasive joint replacement
Design Surgeon – Uni compartment knee replacement system
Design Surgeon – Total and revision knee replacement system
Hip bearing surface wear and fixation
Infected arthroplasty salvage
Design Surgeon – Acetabular defect reconstruction
Design Surgeon – Acetabular revision
Design Surgeon – Hip Replacement
Arthroplasty safety, analgesia, blood management


2005 Evelyn Hamilton Award – Best Paper, Australian Orthopaedic Association
1995 American Orthopaedic Residents Awards, runner up Memphis, United States of America
1995 Richards Medical Award, Australian Orthopaedic Association annual prize for best paper
1994 Allan Frederick Dwyer Prize, runner up
1994 Nimmo Research Prize, Royal Adelaide Hospital
1994 Surgical Research Society Travel Grant (prize for best clinical paper at society)
1994 & 1992 Best Fellowship Trainee paper, QEH Research
1993 & 1991 R J Bauze Prize for Best Paper, Australian Orthopaedic Association (SA Branch)
1993 Surgical Research Society Inaugural Prize (Orthopaedic Registrars conference)
1992 Royal Australian College of Surgeons, Foundation Cockburn Research Scholarship
1992 Prize for Best Paper, Adelaide Medical Graduates for Further Education
1986 Chancellor’s Letter of Commendation (BMBS)

Medical Association Memberships

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Australian Orthopaedic Association
Australian Medical Association
Arthroplasty Society of Australia
AOA Bone & Tissue Bank (Director SA Bone Bank)