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About Dr. D.J. Lourens

I am Dirk Lourens

I am a South African and Australian qualified orthopaedic surgeon. I have worked in Australia as an upper limb surgeon for the last 9 years. I have been in Bundaberg for 8 years.

I have 13 years of upper limb(hand ,wrist,elbow) and shoulder experience.

I have done 2 upper limb fellowships in South Africa.

I specialize in SHOULDER and UPPER limb surgery.(hand,wrist,elbow).

I also have a special interest in sport related upper and lower limb injuries.

I do have a wider range of surgical skills as well.

I have done most trauma(Log book of almost 5000 cases in South Africa up to 2012)

I work at both the Friendlies and Mater Hospital.

I am permanently based in Bundaberg.

I have the following qualifications: MBcHB MSc Sport MMED orthopaedics S.A FCorthSA FRACS orth


I have done a Foot and ankle fellowship Australia

I have done 2 Upper limb fellowships South Africa

Please phone Vicki for appointments on:

0431095232 Provider number at the Friendlies: 234501JJ Email manager:

Fax: 07 31 868 705

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