Dr Brendan Ricciardo specialises in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the lower limb and shoulder.
Brendan is a graduate of the University of Western Australia and completed his Orthopaedic Specialist training in Perth. He then completed a fellowship in Lower Limb Reconstruction, Sports and Trauma Surgery (Adelaide, SA).
The majority of ACJ injuries can be managed non-surgically with excellent outcome. Controversy exists regarding the management of high-grade ACJ injuries, which involve complete disruption of both the ACJ capsule/ligament and the coraco-clavicular ligaments. [...]