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Clinical Care
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at
St George Hospital has a number of specialties for orthopaedic clinical care.

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Training Opportunities
Training opportunities are available for medical registrars, sports medicine fellows and UNSW medical students working on honours degrees or independent learning projects (ILPs).

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About the ORI
The ORI was established in 1995 and within a decade, became known as the premier orthopaedic research institute in the southern hemisphere.

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Research Programs
The ORI has carried out large clinical outcomes studies comparing rotator cuff repair patients with controls.

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The ORI is conveniently located on the St George Hospital campus, just a short drive from Sydney's Mascot Airport and a seven minute walk from the Kogarah train station.

Director, Orthopaedic Research Institute

Professor George Murrell

Professor George AC Murrell specialises in shoulder surgery and has a special interest in arthroscopic methods to repair and restore damaged ligaments and tendons.


Below: An ORI staff member reviews biomechanical data.