Tamara Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Tamara Private Hospital specialist Rakesh Arora

Dr Rakesh Arora

FRACS, FAOrthA, MCh Orth, MS, D’Orth, MBBS, CIME

Dr Arora is an Orthopaedic Surgeon joining Tamara Private Hospital

from January 2019. He is presently appointed as a Staff Specialist in

Orthopaedics at Tamworth Rural Referral Hospital. He has over 20

years’ experience in Orthopaedic surgery.

Born in India, Dr. Arora completed his graduation and Orthopaedic

training there, before obtaining specialization in Ilizarov surgery in

Russia. He completed Masters in Orthopaedic surgery in UK. Later he

returned to India to pursue a Fellowship in Joint replacement, before

practicing as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon there until 2007.

His drive to achieve excellence in Orthopaedic surgery brought him

to Australia. Dr. Arora obtained Fellowship of the Royal Australasian

College of Surgeons in Orthopaedic surgery in 2016. He received

his Fellowship of Australian Orthopaedic Association in 2017. He has

worked with Queensland Health for more than 9 years. He holds a

Fellowship in Arthroplasty and Trauma from Royal Melbourne Hospital.

He is also a Certified Independent Medical Examiner.

Dr Arora has been actively involved in research and is a member of

various National and International Orthopaedic societies. He is also

appointed as a Senior Lecturer at the School of Medicine,

Griffith University.

Dr Arora is proficient in a wide range of Orthopaedic disorders of

upper and lower limb including hand, foot and ankle. He specializes

and has advanced training in Primary / Revision Hip and Knee joint

replacements, Orthopaedic Trauma, Limb lengthening and

deformity correction.

Dr Arora has a special interest in Computer Assisted Navigation

surgery for hip and knee arthroplasty.


FRACS, FAOrthA, MCh Orth, MS, D’Orth, MBBS, CIME

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Contact Details

Regional Specialists Tamworth

21-23 The Ringers Road

Tamworth NSW 2340

T 02 6762 2321

F 02 8287 4707

Mobile: 0412 053215

E reception@regionalspecialists.com.au

W https://www.regionalspecialists.