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,
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
Dr Arora has a special interest in Computer Assisted Navigation
surgery for hip and knee arthroplasty.
DR RAKESH ARORA
FRACS, FAOrthA, MCh Orth, MS, D’Orth, MBBS, CIME
Regional Specialists Tamworth
21-23 The Ringers Road
Tamworth NSW 2340
T 02 6762 2321
F 02 8287 4707
Mobile: 0412 053215