Mr Ben Jeffcote

 Mr Ben Jeffcote

Mr Ben Jeffcote

Orthopaedics

  • Orthopaedics

Ben Jeffcote is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon who was born in the UK and studied medicine both in the UK and here in Australia. He entered the Orthopaedic Training Program in Western Australia in 2003. During training he completed an AOA research fellowship in biomechanics of the knee. After completing training he engaged in post fellowship specialisation in knee and lower limb surgery in Bristol (UK).

He has been in private practice at since 2009 and has chaired the Orthopaedic Surgery Craft Group at St John of God Hospital, Murdoch, since 2014. He will also commence operating and consulting at Hollywood Hospital in September 2017.

Ben is a Fellow and WA Scientific Convenor of the Australian Orthopaedic Association. He has undertaken research projects on knee replacement biomechanics, knee ligament balance and patellofemoral kinematics. He has published twelve research papers in peer reviewed scientific journals and has presented at multiple state, national and international scientific meetings. His current research interests include Navio techniques in knee cartilage reconstruction; Outcomes of arthroscopic meniscal surgery; and Impact of robotic assistance on partial knee arthroplasty.

Fellow Australian Orthopaedic Association; FRACS(Orth), Perth, 2007; BM.BS, Nottingham, UK, 1996; B.Med Sci, Nottingham, UK, 1994