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Dr Richard Pennington


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Richard Pennington qualified from Imperial College School of Medicine in London and his orthopaedic training was on the prestigious Guy’s and St Thomas’ Training Program. He has undertaken specialist fellowships in both Melbourne and Sydney focusing on the treatment of shoulder and elbow conditions, as well as knee and sports injuries.

Richard is dual accredited in Australia and the UK. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and the Australian Orthopaedic Association.

He has also traveled extensively visiting surgeons with similar interests to further his skills, including being awarded an AO Trauma Fellowship to the Rocky Mountain Trauma Centre in Denver, USA.

Dr Pennington utilises an individual, patient-centred approach based on the latest scientific evidence. He will take time to listen to your specific concerns, and strives to provide easily understandable descriptions of your problem and a clear plan for treatment.

He closely monitors patient's progress to achieve optimal outcomes, more mobility and less pain.

Dr Pennington is committed to achieving the best outcomes for his patients, and prides himself on being approachable to all patients and colleagues.

He consults in Epping and Kew.


Epping Private Specialist Centre
Level 2, 230 Cooper Street, Epping VIC 3076

Phone: 1300 125 218
Fax: 03 8414 4031