Mr Kemble Wang is an Australian and USA-trained orthopaedic surgeon with specialist interest in adult, adolescent, and paediatric shoulder/elbow/wrist reconstruction. His areas of practice also include trauma (injuries of upper and lower limbs) and paediatric orthopaedics.
Call (03) 9116 5868
Fax (03) 8648 6880
After completing his medical degree at the University of Melbourne, Mr Kemble Wang underwent orthopaedic training in the Victorian program of the Australian Orthopaedic Association.
He then undertook sub-specialty fellowship training in upper extremity surgery in Melbourne. This was followed by a 12-month clinical fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard University, USA, specialising in upper limb reconstruction in young patients. He also completed fellowships in neuromuscular orthopaedics in Minnesota, USA, and spent time with leading upper limb surgeons at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York. His broad experience at multiple centres of excellence gives him a wide practice scope and the ability to assist patients with a variety of complex problems. He is accredited as fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons as well as the Australian Orthopaedic Association.
Mr Kemble Wang is a partner at Melbourne Orthopaedic Surgeons and consults at multiple locations, including at East Melbourne and Knox. Publicly he practices at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne as well as at Eastern Health (Box Hill and Maroondah Hospitals).
Academically, Kemble participates in leading-edge research. He is an investigator at the Hand and Wrist Biomechanics Laboratory, St Vincent's Institute. He is also the Victorian Scientific Secretary of the Australian Orthopaedic Association. He is a Senior Lecture at Monash University.
Adult and paediatric upper extremity conditions
Adult and paediatric sports injuries
Sports injuries, dislocations, instabilities, labral problems
Degenerative conditions: cuff tears, arthritis, bursitis, impingement, biceps problems
All arthroscopic reconstructions
Total shoulder replacements
Arthritis and degenerative changes
Arthroscopic treatment of impingement and stiffness
Tennis elbows and tendonitis
Sports injuries including osteochondritis dissecans
Soft tissue and bony injuries
Degenerative conditions, thumb and wrist arthritis
Nerve related problems: carpal tunnels and other nerve compressions
Tendonitis and overuse conditions
Paediatric and Adolescent
Sequelae of injuries that did not heal well
All trauma, fractures, and sporting injuries
All orthopaedic traumas, fractures of the upper and lower limbs
Tendon injuries, joint injuries of upper and lower limbs
TAC and WorkCover patients welcome
Locations and Contact
For all appointments, please contact
tel: 03 9116 5868
fax: 03 8648 6880
For emergency advice for GPs, ED physicians, and other referrers, Mr Wang can be contacted on 0411 811 182
Private Consultation Locations
Melbourne Orthopaedic Surgeons, 170 Gipps St, East Melbourne, 3002
Knox Private Hospital, 262 Mountain Highway, Wantirna 3152
Mr Wang will provide a friendly and professional service with an emphasis on clear communication and the highest standards of surgical practice. He will carefully listen as you tell him about your problem. He will then examine and explain to you the likely diagnosis. You may be required to undergo a scan, such as an Xray or CAT scan to confirm the diagnosis. He will go through with you a balanced and thorough explanation of the pros and cons of any proposed surgery. Dr Wang is determined to address all of your concerns and meet your expectations, and most importantly, provide the correct orthopaedic advice.
Mr Kemble Wang also works publicly at Royal Children's Hospital and Eastern Health (Box Hill and Maroondah Hospitals). Patients in the public health system may be able to arrange a referral from their GPs to see Mr Wang at these locations.