Dr Matthew Yalizis

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Qualifications

B PHARM, MB BS, FRACS (ORTH)


Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgery


Department

Orthopaedic Surgery


Areas of interest

  • Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
  • Rotator cuff pathology
  • Shoulder instability
  • Shoulder arthritis
  • Acute shoulder and elbow trauma

Languages

English, Greek

Profile

Dr Matthew Yalizis is an orthopaedic surgeon at St Vincent’s Clinic who has special interest and subspecialty training in shoulder and elbow surgery. He received his medical degree from Sydney University and then completed his orthopaedic surgical training under the auspices of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and the Australian Orthopaedic Association. He then furthered his training and completed both local and international fellowships with a focus on ailments of the shoulder and elbow. He initially trained in Sydney at St Vincent’s Hospital with Dr Simon Tan and then moved to Melbourne to train with A/Prof Greg Hoy treating many of Melbourne's elite athletes. He then continued training internationally in the USA and finished in the renowned Centre Orthopédique Santy in France, Dr. Yalizis learned under Dr. Gilles Walch, considered by many to be one of the best and most influential shoulder surgeons in the world.

Active in research and education, Dr Yalizis has published several peer-reviewed journal articles and given international podium presentations at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. A native of Sydney with a Greek background who is fluent in written and spoken Greek. He lives in Sydney with his wife and children. In his spare time he enjoys all activities outdoors and spending time with his family.

He is available to treat all ailments of the shoulder and elbow and has a public hospital appointment. He has a particular interest in:
• rotator cuff pathology,
• shoulder instability and
• shoulder arthritis.
• acute shoulder and elbow trauma

Address

Suite 901G St Vincent's Clinic
438 Victoria Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010


Tel

02 9587 5525


Fax

02 8588 1209


Email

sydneyorthodoc@gmail.com


Website

www.sydneyshoulderandelbow.com.au