Dr. Des Soares Orthopaedic Surgeon
Providing Specialist Orthopaedic Surgery on Brisbane's Southside
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(Keyhole knee surgery)

  • Repair or trim meniscal (cartilage) tears (picture above)
  • Remove loose bodies 
  • Trim worn out joint surfaces
  • Treat anterior knee pain and knee cap dislocations

ACL reconstruction

  • Injury to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)
  • Dr. Desmond Soares performs an arthroscopic reconstruction using hamstring tendons (picture above).
  • In appropriate patients Dr. Soares uses the LARS  artificial ligament.(picture below)

                              Appointments   Ph: (07)   32085552
(c) Dr. Desmond Soares Orthopaedic Surgeon  MBBS FRACS F.A.Orth A.