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Dr William Talbot

BSc, MBBS, FRACS (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Dr William Talbot

Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr William Talbot is an orthopaedic surgeon with a particular interest in adult and paediatric conditions of the shoulder and knee
as well as an interest in trauma. Dr Talbot has trained in leading orthopaedic trauma centres throughout Australia and has a continued  interest in sports injuries and arthritic conditions.

In 2002 Dr Talbot completed his Bachelor of Science at the University of Queensland. He continued with his studies and attained his Bachelor of
Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in 2006 and in 2015 completed his training.

He furthered his training through the Australian Orthopaedic Association accredited Fellowship in Arthroplasty and Reconstruction in 2016 at ORIQL Townsville.

Dr Talbot has a keen interest in education and during his career has held the following academic posts:
• Senior Lecturer Griffith University, Gold Coast
• Associate Lecturer Bond University, Gold Coast
• Associate Lecturer James Cook University


His areas of particular clinical interest and conditions treated include:

• Shoulder joint arthritis
• Shoulder instability
• Shoulder impingement
• Rotator cuff tears/tendinosis
• Frozen Shoulder

• Knee joint arthritis
• Knee instability
• Cartilage and meniscus damage
• ACL/MCL tears

• All upper limb and knee trauma including fractures, sports injuries and lacerations.

Dr Talbot is committed to providing the best possible health outcomes to regional patients and as such received the John Flynn Scholarship from the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine where he undertook over 4 years with the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Broken Hill NSW.

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Gold Coast Private Hospital


14 Hill Street (off Parklands Drive) , Southport 4215