Patient Information Sheets

OrthoSport Victoria has provided a range of material and downloadable PDF documents to assist our valued patients, with topics including:


Common Fractures
Limb Reconstruction
Hamstring Repair - Postoperative Rehabilitation Guidelines


Frozen Shoulder
Rotator Cuff Tears and Impingement - Management Guidelines for General Practitioners
Rotator Cuff Tears - Management
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Dislocation and Recurrent Instability

Hand, Wrist and Elbow

The Hand and Wrist
Acute Scaphoid Fractures
Base of Thumb Arthritis
Base of Thumb Arthritis - Arthroscopy
Base of Thumb Arthritis - Ligament Reconstruction
Base of Thumb Arthritis - Suspensionplasty
Carpal Tunnel Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Dupuytren’s Disease
Hand and Wrist Ganglions
Mallet Finger
Trigger Finger and Thumb
Wrist Fractures


The Hip Joint
Hip Arthritis
Hip Arthroscopy
Total Hip Replacement


The Knee
ACL Reconstruction
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Arthroscopy - Postoperative Guidelines
Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Osteotomy for Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Recurrent Patellar Dislocation
Rehabilitation following ACL Reconstruction
Knee Replacement

Foot and Ankle

The Ankle
Achilles Tendon Repair Rehabilitation Protocol
Ankle Arthritis
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Instability
Ankle Reconstruction - Postoperative Physiotherapy
Ankle Replacement
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Hallux Rigidus (Big Toe Arthritis)
Hallux Valgus (Bunions)
Hammer or Claw Toes
Non-operative treatment of Achilles tendon ruptures
Plantar Fasciitis
Tibialis Posterior Tendon Dysfunction (Acquired Flatfoot)