Dr Justin Alexander
Dr Justin Alexander is an Australian-trained orthopaedic surgeon specialising in treatment of the upper limb. After completing his orthopaedic surgical training in Adelaide, Justin spent a further 18 months working in highly specialised centres across Australia learning advanced techniques and acquiring vast experience in treatment of upper limb conditions.
Dr Alexander’s private practice is based at sportsmed’s Stepney Hub where he regularly consults and operates at sportsmed’s world class orthopaedic hospital. Justin also regularly consults in Mt Barker at Summit Health Centre and visits Broken Hill on a monthly basis.
Justin is an Orthopaedic Consultant at the Royal Adelaide Hospital where he is part of the dedicated Upper Limb Unit providing specialist support for complex upper limb degenerative conditions and traumatic injuries.
- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Adelaide, 2006
- Advanced Orthopaedic Training, Australian Orthopaedic Association, 2011-2015
- Clinical Lecturer, University of Adelaide, 2014
- Fellowship, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 2016
- Fellowship, Australian Orthopaedic Association, 2016
- Hand & Upper Limb Clinical Fellowship, Brisbane Hand & Upper Limb Unit, 2016
- Shoulder & Elbow Clinical Fellowship, Melbourne Shoulder and Elbow Centre, 2017
- Orthopaedic Consultant, Royal Adelaide Hospital, 2017
Why Choose Dr Justin Alexander?
Of course when you are referred to see Dr Alexander you can expect to receive expert and comprehensive assessment. In addition to this, Justin will take the time to ensure you know exactly how your condition and treatment options will impact your life and tailor an individualised management plan.
Because results matter – more than just a tagline! Justin closely follows his patients throughout their journey to ensure that every patient achieves the best possible result. Dr Alexander will often collect detailed data from you to accurately assess your progress and ensure you are on track.
Cutting Edge Techniques
Having trained at world-leading specialist centres throughout Australia and internationally, Dr Alexander is passionate about harnessing advances in technology and surgical techniques to ensure the best possible outcomes for his patients. Justin will always be glad to discuss with you how these exciting developments apply to your particular situation.
Meet Our Team
I am very proud of the great team of people I work with – caring, meticulous and passionate in delivering the best patient care and experience.
Melissa is Dr Alexander’s personal assistant and runs the day-to-day aspects of the practice. Often the first point of contact for patients, Mel will be able to provide assistance with virtually any query you may have prior to, during or even after your treatment with Dr Alexander. With a caring, friendly approach, and vast experience working in orthopaedics, you will be left in no doubt that we will be here with you every step of the way.
Justin has a hand picked team of anaesthetic specialists dedicated to optimising your surgical experience. All of our anaesthetists are highly trained in techniques specific to surgery of the upper limb and will discuss with you in detail what to expect. Rest assured, if you are having surgery with Dr Alexander, you are in good hands!
Hand therapists are an essential part of the management of a number of conditions affecting the hand and wrist. Dr Alexander works closely with a range of hand therapists in various locations around Adelaide to ensure that all patients receive coordinated and comprehensive management. It is a great comfort to be able to refer patients knowing that they will experience the same level of care and attention that I pride myself on providing.
We are very lucky to have an experienced team of physiotherapists working within sportsmed’s Stepney Hub. This team of physiotherapists work closely with Dr Alexander and have an in-depth understanding of his approach to treatment and rehabilitation. I am always impressed by the detailed and personalised care provided by the physio team at sportsmed and take great pride in being able to offer this service to my patients.