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Dr Andrew Mintz

MBBS, FRACS Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Andrew Mintz
Dr Andrew Mintz

Dr Andrew Mintz is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and a founding doctor of Orthopaedics SA. With over 20 years experience, specialising in the surgical treatment of hip and knee disorders, particularly in the areas of knee arthroscopy and joint replacement of the hip and knee.

Dr Mintz practises privately with Orthopaedics SA at Memorial Hospital, in North Adelaide, and provides a country service in Victor Harbor, at 65 Ocean Street, Victor Harbor. He is a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association Arthroplasty Society and worked in the Arthroplasty Unit of the Royal Adelaide Hospital for 20 years.

After graduating from the University of Adelaide in 1983, Dr Mintz obtained a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedic Surgery) in 1992. He undertook overseas training at the Freeman Hospital (Newcastle, UK), and completed post-fellowship training in joint replacement surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School (Boston, USA).

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Specialising in

  • Hip and knee disorders
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Joint replacement surgery

Consulting from

  • North Adelaide
  • Victor Harbor

Curriculum Vitae


  • M.B.B.S., University of Adelaide, 1983
  • F.R.A.C.S. in Orthopaedic Surgery, 1991

Education/Medical Training

  • 1977-82 Medical School,
    University of Adelaide,
    South Australia
  • 1983 Intern,
    Royal Adelaide Hospital,
    South Australia
  • 1984 Surgical Resident,
    Royal Adelaide Hospital,
    South Australia
  • 1985 Senior House Officer,
    Plastic Surgery,
    Mt. Vernon Hospital,
    Northwood, UK
  • 1985 Primary Fellowship Course,
    King’s College,
    London, United Kingdom
  • 1986 Orthopaedic Registrar,
    Royal Adelaide Hospital & Lyell McEwin Hospital
    South Australia
  • 1987 Orthopaedic Registrar,
    Flinders Medical Centre,
    South Australia
  • 1988 Orthopaedic Trainee,
    Royal Adelaide Hospital,
    South Australia
  • 1989 Senior Orthopaedic Registrar,
    Northeastern Orthopaedic Programme, U.K.,
    Freeman Hospital, Newcastle and Sunderland, D.G.H.
  • 1990-91 Orthopaedic Trainee,
    Royal Adelaide Hospital, Queen Elizabeth Hospital,
    South Australia
  • 1992 Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon, Queen Elizabeth Hospital,
    Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon, Broken Hill Base Hospital,
    Locum Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mildura Base Hospital
  • 1992-93 Fellow, Joint Replacement Surgery,
    Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School,
    Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A
  • 1998-Present Senior Consultant, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
    Royal Adelaide Hospital,
    South Australia
  • 1993-2000 Senior Consultant
    Repatriation Hospital,
    South Australia
  • 1998-Present Private Orthopaedic Surgical Practice,
    Orthopaedics SA


  • 1999-Present – Member, Australian Arthroplasty Society
  • 1996-2000 – Secretary, Adelaide Bone & Joint Research Foundation
  • 1995-Present – Fellow, Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • 1993-Present – Member, Australian Medical Association
  • 1990-91 – President, Australian Orthopaedic Registrars Association
  • 1991 – Registrars’ Representative, A.O.A. Federal Training

Consulting/Operating Locations

Consulting Locations

North Adelaide Victor Harbor
Orthopaedics SA
First floor
1 Kermode St.
North Adelaide SA 5006
Victor Medical Centre
65 Ocean St.
Victor Harbor SA 5211

Operating Locations

North Adelaide Victor Harbor
The Memorial Hospital
Sir Edwin Smith Ave.
North Adelaide SA 5006
South Coast District/Private Hospital
Bay Rd.
Victor Harbor SA 5211