Dr Brian Wallace (Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr Wallace is a highly skilled Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in knee surgery. He performs arthroscopic, reconstructive, total and partial joint replacement, along with other forms of surgery, to support patients with sports injury, arthritis, degeneration and a range of conditions.
Privately, Dr Wallace practises with Orthopaedics SA at the Memorial Medical Centre and Memorial Hospital (both in North Adelaide), has been a Visiting Consultant at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (Adelaide), for over 25 years, and is Co Head of Unit, Department of Orthopaedic & Trauma. He is also heavily involved in training the next generation of medical and allied health practitioners. He is a clinical lecturer with Adelaide University’s Department of Surgery, teaches in the Orthopaedic Registrar Program, leads 4th year medical student tutorials, and teaches nurses and physiotherapists.
Dr Wallace graduated from the University of Adelaide in 1980 and spent two years working in the UK before commencing orthopaedic training in Australia. He obtained his Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1989, and then completed a specialist Knee Surgery Fellowship with Dr Greg Keene (Adelaide). He again ventured overseas to broaden his surgical knowledge and experience.
Over a six-month period, he obtained a Fellowship with the AO Foundation (Switzerland) and visited with several highly respected knee surgeons in the US. He is a member of the Australian Knee Society, the International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine Australia (SA) and the Australian Medical Association.
- Hospital Affiliations
- Royal Adelaide Hospital
- The Memorial Hospital
- Affiliated Clinics
- Orthopaedics SA - North Adelaide
- Affiliated Organisations
- Orthopaedics SA