F. A. Orth. A., FRACS (Ortho), MBBS (Sydney - hons 1st), B.Sc. (QLD - hons 1st), Dip. Ed. CIME (Certified Independent Medical Examiner) ABIME (American Board of Independent Medical Examiners). Member of the Qld Govt. Office of Industrial Relations Queensland Treasury Orthopaedic Assessment Tribunal, and registered as a Trained Assessor - Guide for Evaluation of Permanent Impairment (GEPI).
Dr. Andrew Letchford is a specialist in hip and knee orthopaedic surgery, with a particular interest in arthroplasty (joint replacement), knee reconstructions, sports injuries and acute orthopaedic trauma.
After gaining his medical degree from Sydney University in 2000, Dr. Letchford conducted his orthopaedic training in Queensland, and has since been admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons.
In 2009 Dr. Letchford founded Pacific Orthopaedics, consulting with patients at the Pacific Private Day Hospital in Southport and performing surgery at the Pindara Private Hospital and Gold Coast Private Hospital.
Dr. Letchford is also regularly involved in orthopaedic registrar and medical student education and training at Bond University, Griffith University and the public hospital system.
Additionally, he presents at international conferences based upon his areas of developed expertise.
Born and raised in Queensland, Dr. Letchford has previously worked in the marine sciences, with extensive field work experience in the Gulf of Carpentaria and Torres Strait, and at underground mines in Western Australia.
Sherryn joined our team at Pacific Orthopaedics in January 2015 having previously worked as a Medical Secretary in Orthopaedics and Oncology.
Sherryn brings to our practice a deep understanding for our patients' needs, and makes it her mission to ensure that you and your loved ones feel as cared for and attended to as possible.
Regan has been with us since shortly after we opened our practice. As Office Manager she is one of our patients' first points of contact, handling bookings, setting follow-up appointments and answering your queries.
With her background in finance, Regan also manages our fees and billing, so if you have any questions, she'll be glad to help in whatever way she can.