North Shore Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

North Shore Private Hospital, Castlecrag Private Hospital, St George Private Hospital specialist PETER LAM

DR PETER LAM

MBBS (Hons) FRACS FAOrthoA

Dr Lam specialises in minimally invasive/keyhole surgery, in particular, keyhole bunion correction and has particular expertise in sports related injuries of the foot and ankle including arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery.

Dr Peter Lam is a nationally and internationally recognised Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon. Dr Lam specialises in minimally invasive/keyhole surgery, in particular, keyhole bunion correction and has particular expertise in sports related injuries of the foot and ankle including arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery.  Dr Lam uses the latest techniques in minimally invasive surgery (MIS) for the correction of bunions and certain forefoot deformities and arthritis of the big toe metatarsophalangeal joint. He also has particular interest in ligament reconstruction, realignment surgery and cartilage transplantation. Dr Lam performs surgery at North Shore Private Hospital,Castlecrag Private Hospital and St George Private Hospital.

Dr Lam graduated from the University of Sydney Medical School with honours and completed his orthopaedic training in Sydney. This was followed by further training studying under the supervision of world renowned Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Dr Mark Myerson and Dr Lew Schon in Baltimore, MD, USA. Dr Myerson was the President of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society in 2004-2005. Dr Schon was the President of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society in 2012-2013.

Dr Lam began practice in Sydney in 1999. He has been invited to present at national and international conferences. He has also published in prestigious peer reviewed orthopaedic journals.

Dr Lam is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. He is a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association, Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society and Australian Medical Association.

Bunion correction; foot and ankle sports injuries

Consults at :

Dr Lam also consults at:

Level 2 Suite 201. St George Private Specialist Consulting Suites, 131 Princes Highway (Access via South St), Kogarah

Sydney Sports Medicine Centre, 6 Figtree Drive, Sydney Olympic Park
Stadium Sports Medicine Centre, Moore Park Rd, Moore Park
For all appointments, please phone 9884 9499