Mr Andrew Gong is your highly experienced local orthopaedic surgeon in Box Hill. With a distinguished career that extends over two decades, Mr Gong embodies excellence in the field of orthopaedics, specialising in hip and knee replacement surgery, sports injuries, arthritis management, and minimally invasive surgical procedures.
Offering a wealth of expertise in orthopaedics, Mr Andrew Gong is proficient in diagnosing and treating a comprehensive range of conditions. His areas of expertise include but are not limited to:
- Ligament sprains and tears
- Patellar dislocation
- Patellar subluxation
- Kneecap dislocation
- Labral tears
- Avascular Necrosis
- Hip fractures
Treatment Options Available
Mr Andrew Gong utilises a broad array of treatment options tailored to each patient’s unique needs and lifestyle. These cutting-edge interventions encompass:
Mr Andrew Gong is your expert local orthopaedic surgeon in Box Hill, who can help treat a number or conditions including sporting injuries.
Why choose Mr Andrew Gong as your
orthopaedic surgeon in Box Hill?
How To Find Us
Find more information on the locations, including how to get
there via tram or train, as well as the parking facilities.
- Epworth Eastern – Box HillEast Wing Tower
Level 14, Suite 14.3
25 Nelson Road, Box Hill VIC 3128
(entrance opposite to the RSL)
How To Get There:
By tram: Take the 109 tram and get off at stop 57 for a short walk to Epworth Eastern.
By train: Epworth Eastern is approximately 10 minutes walk from Box Hill Central Station, located on both the Belgrave & Lilydale lines.
Parking: The car park at Epworth Eastern is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Payment can be made by cash or credit card at the Autopay Stations on Level 1 and Basement Level 1.
Visitors can also purchase a weekly car park pass which enables them to enter and exit the car park as often as they like whilst visiting you in hospital. Please contact Security on level 1 for more information.
If you or your visitors park in the streets surrounding the hospital, please be aware that parking officers make regular rounds, and parking fines are substantial.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you have any more questions about your local orthopaedic surgeon in Box Hill, please don’t hesitate to contact us today. In the meantime, check out our most frequently asked questions below which may provide the additional information you’re looking for.
Orthopaedic surgery deals with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Surgeons in this field use both surgical and non-surgical methods to treat a variety of conditions such as sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumours, and congenital disorders.
Mr Gong is a hip and knee specialist and treats a range of orthopaedic conditions including arthritis, sports injuries, and fractures. He specialises in joint replacement and minimally invasive surgical procedures such as hip arthroscopy.
During your initial visit, Mr Gong will review your medical history, conduct a physical examination, and may order diagnostic tests to gain a comprehensive understanding of your condition. Based on this assessment, he will discuss your treatment options.
A referral from a general practitioner (GP) or specialist is required to be able to claim the medicare rebate for the consultation. Worksafe and TAC also require prior approval to see a specialist.
The recovery period depends on the type of surgery performed and the patient’s overall health. Mr Gong will provide an estimated recovery timeline and instructions for post-operative care.