Dr Parker completed his orthopaedic training in Sydney, and after completion of this training he spent nearly 2 years studying overseas in world-renowned institutions to further his knowledge and training in the area of knee surgery. He spent time studying knee replacement with Dr Cec Rorabeck and Dr Bob Bourne in London , Ontario, following which he spent a year studying sports medicine and knee reconstructive surgery under the supervision of Dr Peter Fowler at the Fowler Kennedy Centre, also in London, Ontario. He then spent time visiting other centres of excellence in knee surgery in cities including Stockholm, Sweden and Lyon, France.
Dr Parker subsequently began practice in Sydney in 2001, specialising exclusively in disorders of the knee joint.
For a list of current research activities please see www.sori.com.au
Sydney orthopaedic research institute is a non-profit organisation dedicated to research of knee orthopaedic disorders to empower patients and clinicians with improved diagnoses and treatments for restoring knees to optimal function.
This is accomplished by performing high quality research through partnerships with clinicians, scientists and engineers who are motivated by curiosity and committed to the pursuit of excellent patient outcomes. Our core activities are collection, management and reporting of clinical data, research and research training, as well as translating and communicating our findings to the public.
They have a vision to be recognised nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence in the treatment and prevention of knee disorders, through innovative and quality programs in areas of research, education, professional training and community service.
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