Shoulder Surgery

There are over a dozen different forms of shoulder surgery, from the simple to complex, depending on the problem or condition to be resolved. Due to Dr Cutbush’s experience as a shoulder specialist, he is more than qualified to advise on what is the best shoulder surgery option for you. Click more for a greater explanation.


The rehabilitation stage following any shoulder surgery is vitally important for ensuring the success of the procedure, along with speedy recovery and long-term benefits. Also, different procedures require different types of rehabilitation. Click more to learn about correct rehabilitation methods.


The first step towards establishing the right solution for you is having an initial consultation with Dr Cutbush. Kept friendly and informal, it's your opportunity to discuss any concerns and discover your options. Certain documents are required on the day, so please click more to find out what's needed.

Kenneth Cutbush

Brisbane Shoulder Surgeon

Associate Professor Kenneth Cutbush is a specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon practising exclusively in Shoulder Surgery. Dr Cutbush cares for patients with acute sports injuries such as shoulder dislocations, fractures and tendon injuries as well as more chronic disorders including shoulder arthritis and rotator cuff tears.



Latarjet Stabilisation

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SCR (Superior Capsular Reconstruction) Panel

On the international SCR panel last weekend in San Diego with Matt Provencher and Chris Adams asking.....

APOA Young Orthopaedic Surgeons Grant

I was proud to watch Kristine Italia our fellow present on arthroscopic acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) reconstruction at the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic A...

Shoulder Fracture Course

It is a pleasure to be involved with Medartis in organising a course for Australian orthopaedic surgeons to look at the treatment of proximal humeral ...
Complications are higher for surgeons who receive more complaints

More complaints equals more complications

I read a really interesting scientific paper this morning. Today I completed the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Operating With Respect course....

Cairns Brachial Plexus Teaching Session

Last Friday the Orthopaedic Department at Cairns Base Hospital had examination of the Brachial Plexus as the topic for their Friday morning teaching s...