Hip pain and functional problems, can be caused by multiple conditions. A thorough history, examination and investigations are used, to outline the issue and implement appropriate management. When surgery is required, Dr Gomes uses evidence based techniques, with consistent patient outcomes.
Dr Gomes treats all types of knee problems, including osteoarthritis, patellofemoral problems, ACL tears, multi-ligament injuries and meniscal tears. Urgent appointments are available to assess and treat injuries, including for WorkCover and ADF patients.
Hip and knee replacement surgery, is performed for the symptoms caused by severe joint disease. It can be performed safely and with consistent results. It has a well proven track record in improving quality of life.
Limb reconstruction surgery aims to achieve maximum function, in limbs affected by significant structural problems. The deformity may be caused by a congenital problem (present at birth), an acquired condition or a traumatic event.
Dr Gomes has completed a dedicated limb reconstruction fellowship and is a member of Australian Limb Lengthening and Reconstructive Surgeons (ALLARS).