Mr Shaun English


Shaun is an Australian trained Orthopaedic Surgeon, having completed his training in the Victorian/Tasmanian training programme in 2006. He has been in practice in Ballarat since 2009.


He subsequently furthered his orthopaedic training, with further fellowships in;
• Orthopaedic Traumatology (Royal Melbourne Hospital, 2006-7)
• Arthroplasty, including mini-invasive hip and knee replacements (Ospedale San Matteo, Pavia, Italy, 2007)
• Foot and ankle surgery (Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Ireland, 2007, and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, England, 2008).

Areas of Practice

  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy (including meniscal repairs)
  • Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
  • Osteotomies for Knee Arthritis (Tibial and Femoral Osteotomies)
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Revision knee replacement
  • Hip Replacement
  • Revision Hip Replacement
  • Peri-prosthetic Infections
  • Ankle arthritis treatment, including replacements and arthrodesis
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Ankle stabilisation
  • Foot arthritis treatment
  • Foot realignment surgery
  • Bunion surgery

Current Appointments

  • Director of Orthopaedic Training at Ballarat Health Services
  • Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association (FAOrthA)
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons – FRACS (Orth)
  • Member of the Australian Medical Association

Accredited Surgeon at

  • St John of God Hospital, Ballarat
  • Ballarat Day Procedure Centre
  • Ballarat Health Services