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Dr Sunil Reddy

Adelaide Joint Replacement Surgeon

Dr Sunil Reddy – Joint replacement surgeon and reconstructive arthroscopy surgeon in Adelaide

Dr Sunil Reddy is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon specialising in Shoulder and Knee Surgery. Primary and Revision Joint Replacements (Shoulder, Knee & Hip) and Advanced Arthroscopic Shoulder and Knee Surgery form the cornerstone of his Practice. He also continues to provide Wrist surgery services and manages orthopaedic trauma both in his Public and Private Practice.

Sunil provides Computer-assisted and Robotic-assisted Knee replacements, Direct-anterior approach Hip replacements, remnant-preserving single-hamstring ACL reconstruction and All-arthroscopic rotator cuff repair to all his patients.

Sunil has extensively trained internationally and locally. He completed training initially in India and was a practicing hip and knee surgeon before moving to Australia. Here he undertook fellowships in Adult joint reconstruction and Upper limb surgery both in Adelaide and obtained FRACS(Orth) following the Fellowship examination in 2015. He has further completed fellowships at centers of excellence in France and Germany.

With over 14 years experience Sunil provides prompt diagnosis, compassionate care and works with his patients to ensure the best possible outcomes. Since starting Private practice, he has strived to make high standard of orthopaedic care both accessible and affordable to our community. In keeping with this philosophy Sunil offers bulk billing consults to pensioners and on GP request and provides No-out-of-pocket-expense surgeries to his patients.

The Joint Replacement Clinic (JRC) with Prof J. Krishnan and Dr Sunil Reddy provides a patient-centric, comprehensive and holistic joint replacement service (including Robotic knee replacements) to South Australians with No-out-of-pocket expense for surgery, anaesthesia, hospital stay and rehabilitation.

To learn more, visit the Joint Replacement Clinic website.

Sunil is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Lyell McEwin and Modbury Public Hospitals. His main Practice Rooms are at Ready Orthopaedics Adelaide on 151 Hutt Street, but he offers regular consultations at multiple locations in Adelaide and Gawler. Conveniently located, Dr Sunil Reddy offers consultations for people throughout Adelaide with shoulder, knee and hip conditions. Urgent referrals are seen in Rapid access clinics within 24-48 hrs. He also accepts workers compensation and third-party claims.

For the services of a Joint replacement surgeon or Arthroscopic surgeon in Adelaide call on 08 8232 8899 or make an enquiry.


Institute of Medical Sciences & SS Hospital, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), India
1995 – 2000

MS.Orth – Accredited Orthopaedic Residency Training Program
(Master of Surgery, Trauma & Orthopaedic surgery)

Institute of Medical Sciences & SS Hospital, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), India
(1100 bed University Teaching Hospital and tertiary referral centre)
2001 – 2004

DNB.Orth – Diplomate of National Board in Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic speciality division; National Board of Examination in Medical
Sciences, New Delhi, India

Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Australia

Advanced Training

Clinical Fellowship, Advanced training in Shoulder Arthroplasty and Arthroscopic surgery
Centre Orthopedique Santy, Lyon, France
(FIFA medical centre of excellence – shoulder & Knee surgery)
Fellowship Supervisor – Dr Lionel Neyton, Dr Gilles Walch
Mar – May 2017

Clinical Fellowship – Hand and Upper Limb surgery
(Australian Orthopaedic Association accredited)
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Calvary North Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
Fellowship Supervisor – Mr Edward T Mah
Feb – July 2013

Clinical Fellowship - Adult Joint Reconstruction, Hip and Knee
(AOA accredited)

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
Fellowship Supervisor – Mr Peter Lewis
Feb 2012 – Jan 2013

Visiting Fellowship - OTC Advanced Trauma Fellowship
Hospital Hautepierre, University of Strasbourg, France
Fellowship supervisor - Dr Gilbert Taglang
2009; Duration – 2 weeks

Visiting Fellowship, Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
University of Heidelberg Hospital, Mannheim, Germany
Fellowship Supervisor - Prof. Hans-Peter Schaarf
2008; Duration – 6 weeks

Professional Memberships

  • Member – Australian Orthopaedic Association.
  • Life Fellow – Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association.
  • Life member – Indian Orthopaedic Association (IOA).
  • Member – International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS).
  • Member – Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society.
  • Member – Indian Arthroplasty Association; Indian Arthroscopy Association; National Academy of Medical Sciences, India (MNAMS).

Positions held

Current Positions

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon – Lyell McEwin Hospital and Modbury Public Hospital.
  • Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon – Ready Orthopaedics Adelaide, 151 Hutt Street, Adelaide 5000.
  • Consulting also at Calvary Central Districts Consulting Suites, Gawler, Para Hills and Port Pirie.
  • Operating at Calvary Central Districts Hospital, Ashford Hospital, North Eastern Community Hospital and Port Pirie Hospital.

Past Positions

  • Senior Medical Practitioner in Orthopaedic Surgery, Lyell McEwin Hospital, 2013-2014.
  • Clinical Fellow, Hand and Upper Limb Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Calvary North Adelaide Hospital, 2013.
  • Clinical Fellow in Adult Joint Reconstruction, Hip and Knee, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 2012-2013.
  • Sr Registrar, Orthopaedics, Hervey Bay and Maryborough hospitals, QLD, 2010-2011.
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, India, 2007-2009.
  • Senior Registrar, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, India, 2004-2007.
  • Accredited Residency Training Program, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Institute of Medical sciences & Sir Sunderlal Hospital, Banaras Hindu University, India, 2001-2004.
  • Internship, IMS, BHU, India, 2000.

Skills and Expertise

  • Total Joint Replacement Surgery – Knee, Hip & Shoulder.
  • Revision Joint Replacement Surgery.
  • Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Injuries – Knee.
  • Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Injuries – Shoulder.
  • Orthopaedic Trauma, including complex upper and lower limb fractures and peri-prosthetic fractures.
  • Surgery for Wrist / Carpal conditions, including Wrist arthroscopy.

Personal Interests

Family and Friends, Food, Travelling, Swimming.


Consultations available at a range of locations.

  • Ready Orthopaedics Adelaide, 151 Hutt Street.
  • Calvary Central Districts Consulting Suites, Elizabeth Vale.
  • Gawler
  • Para Hills
  • Port Pirie

To make an appointment with Dr Sunil Reddy, please submit an Appointment Request.


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