The Avenue Hospital
The Avenue is an advanced 131 bed private surgical and medical hospital located in the inner city suburb of Windsor, Melbourne, Australia. The Avenue Hospital, together with some of Australia’s leading orthopaedic surgeons, has developed a reputation for excellence in orthopaedic surgery including joint replacement and the management of sports injuries. The Avenue Hospital is regarded as one of Australia’s premier orthopaedic hospitals specialising in joint replacement surgery.
Mr. Jonathan Baré
Mr Jonathan Baré completed his medical degree at Monash University and obtained an orthopaedic fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. On completion of his orthopaedic training, Jonathan undertook further subspecialty fellowships in hip and knee surgery. These were at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre (UK) and the University of Western Ontario (Canada).
Jonathan is currently involved in research around optimisation of implant positioning in joint replacement surgery. He is a partner of the Melbourne Orthopaedic Group and is currently a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association and the Australian Arthroplasty Society.
Mr Stephen McMahon
Mr Stephen McMahon is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon who is highly experienced in the management of hip and knee injuries and arthritis. His specialties include joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee and complex revision arthroplasty.
As the founder of The Malabar Orthopaedics Clinic, a not-for-profit research based institution, Mr McMahon is heavily involved in clinical research for arthritic conditions of the lower limbs. This includes research and development of arthroplasty technology, instrumentation and prostheses.
Mr. Andrew Shimmin
Mr Andrew Shimmin is a graduate of the Australian Orthopaedic Association training program with specialist expertise in hip/knee joint replacement. Andrew has given over 200 presentations at national and International orthopaedic conferences, written over 30 publications in major orthopaedic journals and contributed to numerous book chapters. Andrew is a past President of the Australian Arthroplasty Society, a member of the Australian Knee Society, the International Hip Society and an advisor to the Australian Government on the safety and efficacy of medical devices.
The Avenue Hospital 40 The Avenue Windsor Australia