Mr Phong Tran

MBBS (hons) FRACS (orth) FAOrthoA

Head of Orthopaedic Surgery at Western Health

Mr Phong Tran is an Australian trained orthopaedic surgeon with surgical expertise in

  • Hip – Anterior muscle sparing hip replacement and hip arthroscopy
  • Knee – Robotic and computer navigated knee replacement and knee arthroscopy
  • Shoulder – Shoulder arthroscopy

Phong Tran orthopaedic surgeon

Conditions & Procedures

Anterior Hip Replacement

The Anterior Hip Replacement is a special method that allows fast recovery.Anterior hip replacement

Hip Arthroscopy

Key hole surgery to the hip to treat conditions such as labral tears, impingment

Hip arthroscopy - labral repair

Knee arthroscopy

Key hole surgery that treats meniscal tears, baker’s cysts and ACL ruptures

Knee arthroscopy

Shoulder Arthroscopy

Key hole surgery uses a camera called an arthroscope to repair the tissues inside your shoulder joint.

Shoulder arthroscopy

Labral tears

A common cause of groin, hip and buttock pain that can be fixed with hip arthroscopy

Labral repair of the hip

Hip Bursitis

Trochanteric bursitis causes pain on the side of the hip and difficulty sleeping

Hip bursitis

Knee Replacement

A surgical procedure designed to replace the severely diseased knee joint with an artificial knee joint.

Knee replacement Melbourne

Rotator Cuff Tear

A rotator cuff tear is a common tear of the shoulder that causes pain and difficulty moving the arm

Rotator cuff tear

dedicated to providing excellence in health care

Specialist Orthopaedic Surgery Clinic

East Melbourne

Ground Floor, St Francis Building
166 Gipps St,
East Melbourne 3002

Once you have a referral letter from your doctor, you can telephone 9928 6161 to make an appointment for the clinics in East Melbourne, Blackburn South, or Olympic Park

For all appointments and enquiries please call

9928 6161

Other locations

  • Blackburn South


    Bellbird Private Hospital

    198 Canterbury Road, Blackburn South, 3130


  • Olympic Park

    Olympic Park

    Olympic Park Sports Medicine

    Olympic Boulevard, AAMI Park, Melbourne, 3004


  • Western Health

    Western Health

    Footscray and Williamstown Hospitals



anterior hip replacement