Dr. Greg Finch is an orthopedic surgeon based in Australia. He has extensive experience and knowledge in general orthopedics, which deals with any medical issue affecting the musculoskeletal system in the body. The system consists of muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones, nerves, and joints. His main specialties include spinal orthopedics and trauma surgery with other advanced skills in spinal stenosis, cervical surgery, spinal tumor surgery, and spinal decompression.
Some of the injuries which orthopedics such as Dr. Greg Finch is capable of performing include:
- ACL Reconstruction
Anterior Cruciate Ligaments is the major and most stabilizing knee ligament. The ligament is bound to rapture, although an orthopedic can remove the torn ligament and substitute it with a new one from your tissue or a donor. The doctor may use screws or any other device to attach the ligament to your knee bone.
- Joint Replacements
Joints, especially knee bones and shoulder joints are highly prone to deformities due to various conditions such as injuries, severe osteoarthritis, and trauma. The surgeon evaluates the joint before replacing it with plastic, ceramic, or metal joinery.
- Spine Surgery
Spine surgery patients usually experience back pain, which prevents them from performing their daily activities. Surgeons like Greg Finch often perform an orthopedic surgery to join the vertebrae together.
Greg Finch has worked in various countries including Germany, U.S.A, and U.K., meaning that he is one of the best surgeons you will find in the country. He became FRACS in 2001 after training at Auckland Medical School. Mr. Finch is also a member of various associations including NASS, Spine Society of Australia, and a fellow at Australian Orthopedic Association.