Who we are

BEND Orthopaedics is a small, cohesive team of people who all enjoy assisting patients navigate their personal health journey.  We are here to help you.


Dr Cameron Cooke

Dr Cameron Cooke has quite simply always wanted to be an orthopaedic surgeon.  He enjoys treating a range of patients with a range of conditions and thoroughly enjoys making a difference in people’s lives.

Raised in Brisbane, he completed both his medical degree (1992) and advanced surgical training in Orthopaedic Surgery in Queensland (2001).  Cameron went onto further advanced sub-speciality training in joint replacement and orthopaedic trauma in Sydney, Vancouver in Canada and Sheffield in the UK.

Since establishing his private practice in 2005, Dr Cameron Cooke has continued to focus on the management of all hip and knee conditions and sports injuries, undertaking further training in the anterior approach to hip replacement, as well as management of orthopaedic trauma of the lower limb and the provision of objective medicolegal reporting.  He enjoys continuing to learn and develop his skills and sharing his knowledge and expertise by both attending and presenting at numerous Australian and international orthopaedic conferences.


Jade Straney

Practice Manager / Patient Care Coordinator

Jade has been working with Dr Cameron Cooke in since 2010.  She is passionate about providing the best possible service to both our patients and their health care providers.  Jade understands that surgery in particular can be a daunting experience and is there to help our patients through each stage of the journey. 


Tess

Receptionist

Sarah

Receptionist

Abby

Junior Receptionist

Our friendly reception staff consist of Tess who has been working with us since November 2020, Sarah started February 2021 and Abby has been here since January 2021. Our three reception staff will help arrange and triage your appointments, ensure communication channels are open and will address your general queries and needs.