Dr A Scott Newman
MBBS (NSW), FRACS (Orth), FAOA
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Foot & Ankle Surgery
- Foot and Ankle Surgery
Dr Newman has been providing a quality Foot and Ankle Surgical service for patients in Sydney's north and north-west for 15 years. He graduated from the University of New South Wales in 1985 and in 1999, he completed his training on the Sydney Orthopaedic Training Programme.
During 2000, Dr Newman became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and he completed his fellowship in Surgery of the Foot and Ankle at Harborview Medical Centre, Seattle, USA, one of the worldâ€™s most prestigious and sought-after fellowships of its type.
Dr Newman is a member of the American and Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Societies, and he is a fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association. He has publications in international orthopaedic scientific journals and regular involvement in the training of orthopaedic surgeons and other junior medical officers.
Dr Newman specialises in the treatment of conditions affecting the foot and ankle. His areas of expertise include:
- Reconstruction of Hallux Valgus and Lesser Toe Deformities
- Management of Osteoathritis of the Foot and Ankle
- Reconstruction for Flatfoot and other complex Foot and Ankle Deformity
- Total Ankle Arthroplasty
- Ankle Arthroscopy
- Management of Foot and Ankle Trauma
- Treatment of Inflammatory and Degenerative disorders of joint, tendon and ligament
Dr Newman has private hospital appointments at Hospital for Specialist Surgery, Sydney Adventist Hospital, Westmead Private and Norwest Private hospitals, and public hospital appointments at Westmead Public Hospital and Auburn Hospital.
Dr Newman specialises in the treatment of conditions affecting the foot and ankle, and has a special interest in the management of rheumatoid arthritis, neuromuscular disorders and trauma. He has publications in international orthopaedic scientific journals and regular involvement in the teaching of orthopaedic registrars and other junior medical officers.