About the Fellowship

The lower limb reconstruction Fellowship at Melbourne Orthopaedic Group allows the successful applicant to work alongside A/Prof Andrew Shimmin and Mr Jonathan Bare.

The Fellowship program has been running for 20 years and has a very successful alumni and significant publication history.

The applicant will be involved in all aspects of primary and revision hip and knee replacements, knee soft tissue ligamentous reconstructive procedures and hip arthroscopy procedures.

The position requires the applicant to be appropriately trained and motivated to perform clinical research of publication quality.

The position is either 6 or 12 months on applicant’s preference and can be negotiated.
The annual reimbursement is $110,000 per annum or part therefore based on length of appointment.

The applicant will also have time allowed in their schedule to explore all that the city of Melbourne and southern Australia has to offer and acknowledges the important stage of life of young orthopaedic surgeons.

Details for Prospective Fellows

The Melbourne Orthopaedic Group has six month posts available for SENIOR orthopaedic trainees wishing to expand their knowledge and experience. The particular areas of special interest include:

  • Arthroplasty surgery
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Knee ligament reconstruction
  • Sports injury surgery
  • Shoulder surgery
  • Hand surgery
  • Upper limb surgery
  • Foot and Ankle surgery


Kick start your future in Orthopaedics

The MORI Fellowship is highly sought after and Post-graduate Orthopaedic Surgeons from Australia and around the world have completed subspecialty surgical training and research in our practice. View our present and past fellows as well as apply for fellowships online.

MORI Foundation

Excellence in Orthopaedics

The Research Foundation was set up by the MORI to encourage a research environment in which state of the art clinical research could flourish in the setting of a busy private practice. The MORI Research Foundation has funded 63 fellows since 1993.

MORI Research

Specialist research in the Orthopaedics field

At MORI we believe that research and evidence based medicine form the foundation of best medical practice, with the ultimate goal of obtaining the best possible outcomes for our patients. As such, several of us are actively involved in various research activities.