Dr David Christie is an Orthopaedic surgeon with particular interests in disorders of the Shoulder and Knee. He performs arthroscopic, reconstructive and joint replacement surgery as well as trauma surgery in these specific areas.
He undertook advanced orthopaedic training in Queensland working in several regional and tertiary hospitals, including the Gold Coast Hospital. He was mentored by several internationally renowned Orthopaedic shoulder and knee surgeons. He completed his orthopaedic training and obtained the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS)in 2005.
Dr Christie established his private practice on the Gold Coast in 2005 in association with Dr. Angus Nicoll. He has an innovative orthopaedic practice, dedicated to the provision of world class evidence-based orthopaedic surgery. He continues to undertake regular opportunities to learn new and improved arthroscopic surgical techniques internationally to incorporate into his practice. He attends regular international meetings participating in exchange of his extensive knowledge and experience with his peers.
He performs surgery at Pindara Private Hospital and the Gold Coast Private Hospital. He consults approximately 700 new patients each year and performs over 500 knee and shoulder operations annually.