Specialised practice in foot, ankle, shoulder and trauma surgery.
Modern and proven surgical techniques and implants.
Mr Wei-Han Tay is a Melbourne orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in the treatment of foot, ankle and shoulder conditions and general trauma. He consults and operates in the east, north and inner city.
Wei-Han obtained his undergraduate medical degree at the University of New South Wales in 2005. He commenced his basic surgical training at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in 2007, during which he was also an anatomy demonstrator at the University of Melbourne and studied a Post Graduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy. In 2008, he devoted a year to full-time clinical research as part of his Master of Surgery.
Wei-Han completed his advanced surgical training in orthopaedic surgery in New South Wales, and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and as a Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA) in 2016. He subsequently spent another 12 months undertaking AOA-accredited fellowships to gain further expertise and experience in his chosen sub-specialties. This included a foot and ankle fellowship at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney and a shoulder fellowship at Western Health in Melbourne.
Wei-Han has public appointments at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Box Hill Hospital, performing emergency and elective surgery. He is active on the oncall roster for acute trauma at both hospitals, and is involved in the supervision of registrar training and teaching medical students. He also has a keen interest in providing education to general practitioners and allied health colleagues in the community.
Wei-Han adopts an individualised and evidence-based approach to patient care, using modern and proven surgical techniques and implants. He will listen to your specific concerns, and openly communicate about your expectations and treatment options. He will facilitate your multi-disciplinary care throughout your management, and closely guide you through your recovery and rehabilitation post surgery. Wei-Han is dedicated to achieving the best outcomes for his patients, and prides himself on being approachable to all patients and colleagues.
Call 03 9002 4621 or 03 9890 0366 (for Epworth Eastern) to make an appointment.
techniques and implants
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