Southern Highlands Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Southern Highlands Private Hospital specialist Vera Kinzel

Dr Vera Kinzel

Dr Vera Kinzel is an orthopaedic surgeon with an appointment at Southern Highlands Private Hospital and specialises in Knee, Shoulder and Trauma surgery for both adults and paediatrics.

After obtaining her medical degree and PhD in Germany, Dr Kinzel completed surgical training at the Royal College of Surgeons of both England and Ireland. Since coming to Australia, Dr Kinzel has been selected for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Advanced Training Program in Orthopaedic Surgery. She has sub-specialised in Knee & Sports Medicine and did a one-year Fellowship in Knee and Sports Surgery in Australia and further Fellowship in Shoulder Surgery in New Zealand. Her training career in multiple countries included Arthroscopic Surgery and Arthroplasty Surgery of the Knee and Shoulder and she has a special interest in sports injuries and their management in the adult and paediatric population.

Dr Kinzel has consulting rooms in Bowral, as well as Norwest Private Hospital, Drummoyne Clinic, Sydney Adventist Hospital and Macquarie University Clinic.

Knee surgery: • ACL reconstruction • Arthroscopic knee surgery • Total knee arthroplasty • Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty • Patello femoral arthroplasty • Patello-femoral instability • Mal-alignment (osteotomy) surgery • Surgery for fractures about the knee Shoulder: • Rotator cuff repairs • Arthroscopic shoulder surgery • Arthroscopic and open surgery for instability • Total shoulder arthroplasty • Reversed shoulder arthroplasty • Impingement and bursitis • Surgery for fractures about the humerus scapular and clavicle