peter gard

Hip & Knee Surgeon - Melbourne
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Peter Gard - MBBS FRACS

Peter Gard

Fellow in Adult Joint Reconstruction (Harvard University)

Peter Gard completed his medical training at the University of Melbourne, graduating in 1986. He trained initially at the Austin and Repatriation Hospitals and later working as an Orthopaedic Registrar at several hospitals in Melbourne during 1991-1996. Peter was admitted to the Royal Australian College of Surgeons in 1996 as a fully qualified Orthopaedic Surgeon.

In 1997, Peter travelled to the United States and completed a Fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction at the Brigham and Womens Hospital, Boston. During this period, Peter undertook extensive training in arthroplasty, which was consistent with his surgical interest in practicing as an arthroplasty surgeon. Whilst in the USA, Peter worked as an Attending Surgeon at Lahey Clinic, Massachusetts and a Clinical Instructor at Boston University.

Peter returned to Australia in late 2000 and has since practiced as a private orthopaedic surgeon at Warringal Hospital, Epworth Hospital, The Freemasons Hospital, St. Vincents Private Hospital and Mitcham Private Hospital. He also regularly attends in public consultation at the Austin Hospital and Maroondah Hospital.

Peter’s main expertise is in hip replacement and revision surgery and knee replacement, reconstruction and arthroscopy.

Peter has been an active sportsperson throughout his life and has a keen interest in golf and tennis.


Peter’s main expertise is in hip replacement and revision surgery and knee replacement, reconstruction and arthroscopy.


Specialist Areas

Peter Gard specialises in the following areas


Total Knee Replacement & Revision


Total Hip Replacement & Revision


Knee arthroscopy & ACL Reconstruction






For general enquiries or to request an appointment please fill out the form below or call (03) 9457 3612

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Consulting Suite

Level 3, 10 Martin St, Heidelberg, VIC 3084
All correspondence to:
PO Box 445, Heidelberg, Vic 3084
Phone: (03) 9457 3612 Fax: (03) 9457 3657

Peter also consults at:
Manningham Medical Centre

Level 5, 200 High St, Lower Templestowe, VIC 3107
Mitcham Consulting Suites
23 Doncaster East Rd, Mitcham, VIC 3132

Private Appointments

Private Appointments at:
Warringal Private Hospital
Mitcham Private Hospital

Public Appointments at:
Austin Hospital
Maroondah Hospital

You will require a referral letter from your GP or specialist. Please bring copies of any x-rays/imaging, medicare card and private insurance details. You can also save time by filling out the new patient form below.

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Accounts are required to be settled on the day of your consultation. A proportion of the fee is rebatable from Medicare. We can process your claim directly on your behalf. We accept cash, cheque, EFT, Visa and Mastercard. If you have an accepted WorkCare or TAC claim, they can be billed directly if details are provided, and verifiable, prior to consultation.

Public patients
If you do not have private hospital health insurance and would like to see Mr. Gard as a public patient, please ask your local doctor or specialist to refer you directly.