Dr James Brown MBBS, FRACS (Orth), FAOrthoA
Dr James Brown is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing on the northside of Brisbane. His areas of interest include surgical management of soft-tissue injuries to the knee, hip and knee replacement, and trauma surgery of the lower limb.
Dr Brown attended the University of Queensland where he attained a Bachelor of Physiotherapy followed by a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. His orthopaedic training was undertaken in Queensland, predominantly in Brisbane hospitals.
Since completing his Orthopaedic Fellowship in 2017, Dr Brown has received further sub-specialty training in the UK, involving complex hip and knee arthroplasty at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, and Sports Knee Surgery at the Fortius Clinic in London.
In addition to his private practice, Dr Brown holds staff specialist roles at both the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, and The Prince Charles Hospital. He enjoys the opportunity this affords to be an active participant in the education of the next generation of orthopaedic surgeons. He also has a keen interest in research in his sub-specialty areas. Through both of these avenues he maintains the highest standards in patient care.
Dr Brown is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association. He is currently the Deputy Director of Orthopaedics at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital and operates at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital.