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Orthopaedics (bones and joints)

We provide surgical and non-surgical treatment for conditions relating to the musculoskeletal system (bones, joints and ligaments) in adults and children.


  • Hip, knee and shoulder replacement (primary and revision)
  • Hand, elbow, shoulder, knee, foot and ankle surgery
  • Surgery and perioperative care for fractured neck of femur

How to access this service

To access this service, your GP or medical practitioner will need to send a referral letter to the hospital.

If there is a waiting list, you will receive a confirmation letter and be advised on what to do next. If there is no waiting list, you will receive an appointment booking letter or we will contact you to arrange a suitable time for your appointment.

Last updated: 23 June 2020


Rockhampton Hospital
Phone: (07) 4920 6300
Fax: (07) 4920 6301

Gladstone Hospital
Phone: (07) 4976 3207
Fax: (07) 4972 5435