Dr. Richard Jamieson is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon with a subspecialty practice in upper limb surgery.
He grew up in Hobart and received his medical degree with First Class Honours at the University of Tasmania. He completed his orthopaedic training in Victoria and Tasmania and became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2016. He then went on to complete an upper limb fellowship in Melbourne in 2017. As part of this he held honorary hand and upper limb fellowship positions within the Dandenong Hand Unit and the Austin Hospital.
In 2018 Dr. Jamieson undertook further international training in the hand, wrist and elbow. He trained at the prestigious Kaplan Hand Institute in Barcelona under Prof. Marc Garcia-Elias. He also gained further training in the elbow at Wrightington Hospital under Prof. Adam Watts and at Amphia Hospital in the Netherlands under Prof. Denise Eygendaal.
Dr. Jamieson has a particular interest in treating conditions of the elbow, wrist and hand. He performs all forms of arthroscopic and joint replacement surgery in the upper limb.
Dr. Jamieson has a public appointment at the Royal Hobart Hospital. He operates privately at Calvary Hospital, St. Johns Hospital and Hobart Private Hospital. In addition to this he has an active clinical and biomechanical research interest. He holds a Senior Lecturer position at the University of Tasmania and currently overseas the undergraduate medical student education within the orthopaedic unit at the Royal Hobart Hospital.
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Australian Orthopaedic Association
Shoulder and Elbow Society of Australia
Australian Hand Surgery Society
Victorian Shoulder and Elbow Society
International Wrist Arthroscopy Society