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Dr Joe Lau

    Contact Details

  • 02 6230 3835

    02 6147 0214

  • National Capital

    Expert Orthopaedics , Door G02, Midnight, 1 Elouera St, Braddon, 2612

Dr Joe Lau

Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Yeong Joe Lau is an Australian trained orthopaedic surgeon focusing on the lower limb.

​In addition to his general orthopaedic training, Joe has undertaken extensive advanced training in hip, knee, ankle and foot surgery both locally and internationally. This was in Canberra, Sydney, London, Amsterdam and Liestal, Switzerland. He has had papers published in peer reviewed orthopaedic journals and presented at national scientific meetings.  

​He treats public and private patients with appointments at The Canberra Hospital, Canberra Private Hospital, National Capital Private Hospital, Calvary Public Hospital, Calvary Private Hospital, Calvary John James Hospital and Queanbeyan Hospital.

As a member of the Orthopaedic Department and a Director of Training at The Canberra Hospital, Joe participates in the on-call roster for trauma and in the training of orthopaedic surgeons.



  • Hip Arthroscopy

  • Total Hip Replacement


  • Knee arthroscopy for meniscus and cartilage injury

  • Realignment surgery for arthritis (osteotomy)

  • Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction for patella (kneecap) instability

  • ACL Reconstruction

  • Knee replacement

Foot and Ankle

  • Bunion correction surgery

  • Forefoot, midfoot and hindfoot surgery for arthritis

  • Hammer, mallet and claw toe correction surgery

  • Lateral ligament reconstruction

  • Peroneal tendon surgery for tears and subluxation

  • Surgery for great toe arthritis including Chielectomy, Fusion and Resurfacing

  • Achilles tendon reconstruction 

  • Ankle arthroscopy

  • Ankle fusion for arthritis

  • Ankle replacement

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National Capital Private Hospital


Corner Gilmore Crescent & Hospital Road, Garran 2605