Dr Daniel Meyerkort specialises in hip & knee replacement, lower limb sports arthroscopic reconstructive surgery and foot & ankle surgery.
Dr Meyerkort is a Western Australian trained surgeon who has completed Fellowship subspecialty training in London, Sydney and Canberra. He has subspecialty interest in hip & knee replacement, sports ankle injury, lower limb arthroscopy / reconstruction and foot & ankle surgery.
A graduate of the University of Western Australia, Dr Meyerkort was awarded the Sir George Bedbrook Prize for the highest score in Orthopaedics in 2005. He subsequently completed his Orthopaedic specialist training in Perth, before commencing specialist practice as a locum in Bunbury. He then undertook subspecialty hip and knee fellowships in Canberra with Professor Paul Smith / Dr Al Burns and Sydney with Dr Rob Molnar. Dr Meyerkort was awarded a foot & ankle Fellowship at the world renowned Fortius Clinic London with Professor James Calder (surgeon for the majority of Premier League Soccer, British Olympics and the English National Cricket, Rugby and Soccer teams).
Dr Meyerkort joined Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine and operates at Hollywood hospital. He has a public appointment through Royal Perth Hospital and is actively involved in training junior doctors. His research interest is in biological treatments for orthopaedic disease and pre-operative optimisation before joint replacement.