BSc(Hons) MBBS(Hons) MPH FICS FRACS(Orth) FA(Orth)A
Dr Della Torre completed his Medical Degree with Honours through the University of Sydney's Northern Clinical School and was awarded the Medical Staff Council Award. He completed internship and residency at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and orthopaedic specialty training throughout premier centres in NSW and the ACT. Dr Della Torre is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, the Australian Orthopaedic Association and the International College of Surgeons in Chicago. He undertook hip and knee subspecialty training throughout North America with clinical and research fellowships in the Hedley Institute in Phoenix, Hospital for Special Surgery in New York and Steadman Clinic in Vail. He joined Professor Bruce and Dr Walker at the Hip and Knee Clinic @ Sydney Olympic Park in 2015 after completing a Masters of Public Health through the University of Sydney.
As a member of Orthopaedic Outreach, Dr Della Torre attends yearly trips to Fiji providing specialist trauma and lower limb surgical services and teaching of local surgeons, surgical trainees and medical students. He has published numerous book chapters and research papers in the field of orthopaedic trauma, hip and knee replacement and reconstructive surgery. Dr Della Torre is also involved in the teaching and selection of local surgical trainees, junior medical staff, medical students, nursing and allied health practitioners. Dr Della Torre provides holistic and individualised care adhering to the latest evidence based practices.
Dr Paul Della Torre consults here on alternate Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and by arrangement at other times for urgent needs.
Mulford J, Della Torre P, Myers S; Salvage Procedures for the Treatment of Wrists with Scapholunate Advanced Collapse. BMJ Books - Evidence Based Orthopedics. Eds. Mohit Bhandari et al. Wiley Blackwell, March 2012.
Della Torre PK, Stephens A, Oh HL, Kamra A, Zicat B, Walker P. Management of Medial Collateral Ligament Injury During Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review. Reconstructive Review, Volume 4, Number 2, June 2014, 17-23.
Della Torre PK, Fitch DA, Chow JCC. Supercapsular percutaneously-assisted total hip arthroplasty: radiographic outcomes and surgical technique. Ann Transl Med. 2015 Aug; 3(13): 180. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2305-5839.2015.08.04
Chow JCC, Fitch DA, Della Torre PK. Minimally Invasive Surgery in Orthopedics (Second Edition) : Patient Specific Total Knee Arthroplasty. Springer 2016.
Chow JCC, Della Torre PK. Minimally Invasive Surgery in Orthopedics (Second Edition) : SuperPATH and micro-superior THA. Springer 2016.
Soo CG, Della Torre PK, Yolland T, Shatwell, M. Clopidogrel and Hip fractures, Is It Safe? A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 17:136. DOI: 10.1186/s12891-016-0988-9.