- Orthopaedic Surgery
Mr Santosh Jacob is a dual qualified orthopaedic surgeon. Having trained in Orthopaedics at world renowned Christian Medical College, Vellore in India in 2005, he requalified in Australia to receive his FRACS qualification in 2018. He has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon since 2005, completing Fellowships in arthroscopy, arthroplasty and sports surgery in Adelaide (2006), Sydney (2008) and Melbourne (2014).
Santosh has worked as a Consultant for Olympic and international athletes including the Indian hockey team and badminton squad and was also the volunteer medical visitor to the Canberra Raiders rugby club.
Santosh believes his strongest asset is his gentle and compassionate nature when communicating with patients and their families.
Mr Santosh Jacob is a Member of:
• Australian Knee Society (AKS)
• American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
• International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic
Sports Medicine (ISAKOS)
• Indian Arthroscopy Society (IAS)
Areas of special interest include orthopaedic sports medicine and trauma with a specific interest in arthroscopy and arthroplasty of the shoulder, hip, knee and ankle.
Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and some Bengali
- MBBS , MS (Ortho & Trauma) , FRACS