Dr John Rooney
MBBS (Hons) BSc Assoc Dip Pod FRACS FA OrthAVisit specialist website
Areas of Interest
- Hip, knee & ankle replacement
- Minimally-invasive hip replacement
- Hip arthroscopy
St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney, NSW
Dr John Rooney is the Head of Orthopaedics at St Vincent’s Hospital.Dr Rooney is a visiting medical officer at St Vincent’s Private Hospital, where he is a specialist hip, knee and ankle surgeon.
Dr Rooney’s approach to patient care is methodical. His patients benefit from his up-to-date orthopaedic knowledge and surgical technique. He offers his patients the highest quality of care possible to ensure the best outcome. He firmly believes that; ‘When you gain function, you gain life’.
Dr Rooney is an Australian pioneer in minimally invasive computer navigated anterior approach hip replacement. He has trained extensively in Germany, France and Belgium and is one of the growing numbers of surgeons in Australia to offer this new approach in hip replacement. He has a wealth of experience in this procedure and achieved excellent outcomes.
After completing his orthopaedic training in Australia, Dr Rooney travelled to North America, where he was selected for two clinical fellowships through the prestigious University of Toronto.