A/Prof Andrew Shimmin
MBBS, FRACS, FA(Orth)A
A/Prof Andrew Shimmin is a graduate of the Australian Orthopaedic Association Training Program with specialist expertise in hip and knee joint replacement. A/Prof Shimmin has given over 300 presentations at national and international orthopaedic conferences, written over 100 publications in major orthopaedic journals, and contributed to numerous book chapters.
A/Prof Shimmin is a past President of the Australian Arthroplasty Society, a member of the Australian Knee Society, the International Hip Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. In the past he has also been an advisor to the Australian Government on the safety and efficacy of medical devices.
During a visitation, A/Prof Shimmin will showcase the dynamic patient-specific planning platform, OPSInsight™, and how he uses it to optimise component placement during his total hip arthroplasties.