Dr Stephen Rimmer

Dr. Stephen Rimmer

Sydney Orthopaedic No Gap Hip and Knee Surgeon MBBS FRACS

Dr Stephen Rimmer specialises in surgery of the hip and knee. He has an interest in arthroscopic hip and knee surgery. He also has a special interest in the treatment of knee ligament injuries arising from football, skiing, and other sporting activities.

Journal Publications

Rimmer SG, Bhoora IG, Hooper G. Scaphoid exostosis and radio-carpal osteoarthrosis. J Hand Surg Br. 1995 Dec;20(6):741-4. doi: 10.1016/s0266-7681(95)80038-7. PMID: 8770732.

Court-Brown CM, Rimmer S, Prakash U, McQueen MM. The epidemiology of open long bone fractures. Injury. 1998 Sep;29(7):529-34. doi: 10.1016/s0020-1383(98)00125-9. PMID: 10193496.

Meeting Presentations

Scaphoid Exostosis and Radiocarpal Osteoarthritis
British Society of Hand Surgeons Annual Meeting
London, England 1995

Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acute Central Fracture Dislocation of the Acetabulum
11th Annual Trauma Symposium
Edinburgh, Scotland 1997

Surgical Management of Haemophilic Arthropathy
Australian Orthopaedic Registrars Association National Meeting
Perth, 2000

The MESS Score and its Predictive Value – A Retrospective Review at Westmead Hospital (1990–1995)
Australian Orthopaedic Annual Meeting
Perth 1996

Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acute Central Fracture Dislocation of the Acetabulum
57th Annual Scientific meeting, Australian Orthopaedic Association Meeting
Canberra, 1997

No Gap Billing

Dr Rimmer offers no gap orthopaedic surgery to all his patients with private health insurance. This ensures great value and savings to patients who pay a substantial amount to insure themselves and their families.