Arthroplasty/Sports Knee

Dr. Peter McEwen



MBBS FRACS(Orth) FAOrthA DipModLang

Surgical Practice

Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon specialising solely in surgery of the knee with special interests in:

  • Robotic-assisted Personalised TKA
  • Rapid Recovery Knee Arthroplasty
  • Infection Prevention
  • ACL and meniscal reconstruction

Hospital Affiliations

Townsville University Hospital: Senior Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mater Private Hospital Townsville: Senior Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon

Weststate Private Hospital: Director and Founder Surgeon

Teaching and Research

The Orthopaedic Research Institute of Queensland: Chairman and founding director

James Cook University: Senior Clinical Lecturer

Over 30 publications in peer reviewed journals

Two book chapters

Professional Affiliations

RACS: Fellow

AOA: Fellow / AOANJRR Committee member

Australian Knee Society: Director / Active member

ISAKOS: Active member / Arthroplasty Committee member / New Tech Committee Deputy Chair

APOA: Member

Personalised Arthroplasty Society: Founding member

Team Knee Surgeon: Cowboys NRL / Cowboys WNRL / Townville Blackhawks State League / Mackay Cutters State League / Townsville Fire WNBl