Podcast Episode 86: Dr Chris Vertullo

Episode 86: Dr Chris Vertullo – Orthopaedic Knee Surgeon

Listen in as I sit down with Dr Chris Vertullo – The Knee Surgeon. Dr Vertullo has been a specialist orthopedic surgeon for 16 years. Every year he performs over a thousand knee procedures and is involved in treating elite athletes and professional sports teams. Dr Vertullo specialises in complex ACL & PCL reconstructions,  computer navigated total and revision surgery, minimal incision rapid recovery total & partial knee replacement, meniscal repair & preserving arthroscopy, advanced arthroscopic joint resurfacing/ cartilage restoration.

Dr Vertullo shares insightful information around knee health, osetoarthritis, ACL injuries and the 3 stages of Bone Marrow Oedema. Dr Vertullo also shares his top tips for preventing and dealing with knee pain.

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In this episode Dr Vertullo shares:

  • Knee Health
  • Sports injuries
  • Age and knee injuries
  • Future trends in knee health
  • Surgical trends in knee health
  • PRP injections
  • 3D imaging technology
  • Optimal weight to avoid knee pain
  • Joint replacement advancements
  • Advancements in rehabilitation
  • Dr Vertullo’s 3 tips to avoid knee pain

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Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Centre

Show Notes:


Footy First (AFL)


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