· You will find Ian is friendly and approachable. He takes the time to listen to you, understand your problem and explain the treatment options for your situation. You are… More

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  • · You will find Ian is friendly and approachable. He takes the time to listen to you, understand your problem and explain the treatment options for your situation. You are encouraged to ask questions and can expect a full and clear answer. You will have a clear plan and a full understanding of your options.· Ian believes that surgery not the first and best choice for every patient. He is happy to treat you without surgery if that is your preference. If you decide that surgery is the best solution for you, Ian is a careful and measured surgeon. Always looking to ensure that he is at the 'cutting edge' of his craft, Ian travels internationally to make the latest proven treatments available to you.· Expect be treated with respect and compassion. Please feel free to bring a support person along to your appointment· There is a dedicated team to support you. The 'best in the west' reception staff, impeccable practice nurses and thoughtful staff all ensure you are comfortable and 'at home'. We believe that good coffee and environment are as important as an unhurried and careful consultation. · Nothing is left to chance. We arrange investigations needed - you are not left to do this yourself. All arrangements are explained carefully and given to you in writing.  



Specialisations

  • Hip and knee surgery

Schools graduated

  • FRACS (Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • BBus WAIT 1980
  • FRACS Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 1998
  • MBBS University of Western Australia 1987
  • FAOA Australian Orthopaedic Association 2001
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Language skills

  • English

Diseases

  • Septic arthritis
  • Popliteal cyst
  • OA
  • Morton's neuroma
  • Hallux valgus
  • Degenerative joint disease
  • Chondromalacia patella
  • Bunions
  • Bakers cyst
  • Avascular necrosis
  • Arthritis - rheumatoid
  • Arthritis - osteoarthritis
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Patients' reviews

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    I was told I needed both hips replaced. went to dr Skinner for 2nd opinion. He is awesome I live 7hours from perth and he took time to investigate hip problems had 2 joint injections, all arranged while I was in perth. I don't need hip replacements!!!
    He is friendly and listens and is very thorough.