Our Practice

 

Our Practice

Our practice is a small, friendly Newcastle based specialist practice. As well as practising in Newcastle, Dr Rao also conducts monthly clinics at both Nelson Bay and Toronto.

We pride ourselves in providing exceptional standards of medical care, treating all patients with dignity, respect and honesty at all times. We operate ethically, with integrity and complete confidentiality.

About Us

Our practice is comprised of Dr Rao who is supported by four administrative staff members. Our priority at all times is the care and wellbeing of our patients and we endeavour to provide complete, informative guidance with regards to consultations, clinical investigations, potential hospital admissions and post-operative care.

Meet Dr Rao

Dr Rao is a Newcastle Orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery. He graduated from medicine at the University of Sydney and trained as an orthopaedic surgeon in Newcastle and also in Queensland. He also undertook further training by way of fellowship with world famous Dr Terry Saxby in Brisbane in 2008. He has also conducted further training by attending numerous courses overseas, in Thailand, the USA and right across Australia.

Our Team

Our team is Dr Pankaj Rao, Debra Millen our Practice Manager and Janette Wright.

For Allied Health Professionals

Dr Rao works very closely with all forms of allied health professionals within the Newcastle and Hunter region, in particular he works closely with physiotherapists, podiatrists, remedial masseurs and chiropractors.

For General Practitioers

Dr Rao is very grateful to all the GPs who refer to him and endeavours to work closely with GPs to maximise best patient outcomes. Dr Rao is happy to see both private and public patients in his rooms.

Meet Dr Rao

Dr Rao is a Newcastle Orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery. He graduated from medicine at the University of Sydney and trained as an orthopaedic surgeon in Newcastle and also in Queensland.

He also undertook further training by way of fellowship with world famous Dr Terry Saxby in Brisbane in 2008. He has also conducted further training by attending numerous courses overseas, in Thailand, the USA and right across Australia.