Dr John Trantalis

Dr John Trantalis is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in shoulder and elbow surgery with an emphasis on advanced techniques in arthroscopic shoulder surgery.

Dr Trantalis completed a Bachelor of Medicine, Surgery and Science, graduating with Honours from the University of New South Wales.

After obtaining his Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in Orthopaedic Surgery he dedicated eighteen months to completing two fellowships in shoulder and elbow surgery, both here in Sydney and also at the University of Calgary, Canada.

During his training he also had the opportunity to gain further experience by attending the Sloan Kettering Clinic in New York City and The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Also an active participant in Orthopaedic Outreach, Dr Trantalis recently visited the Solomon Islands as part of a team of volunteers where he assessed and treated injuries and conditions affecting the local population.

His professional values are optimum patient care, working in a team environment, teaching, research, ongoing self education and clinical governance.

As well as possessing a commitment to the ongoing research of the shoulder and elbow, disorders affecting these joints and the establishment of effective yet minimally invasive forms of treatment, he also is actively involved in teaching at both an undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Dr Trantalis currently holds a public hospital appointment at Concord Hospital and private hospital appointments at Canada Bay Private Hospital in Concord and The Prince of Wales Private Hospital in Randwick.

Dr Trantalis has been affiliated with Dr Tony Antoun, Dr Doumit Saad and the team at Galen & Gray since late 2008.