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2016 Research Prize

Dr Noel Peter from Oxford UK has been awarded the 2016 Research Prize.  The Cutbush Research Prize is awarded to the shoulder fellow who is able to make a very significant contribution to research into shoulder conditions.  Dr Peter has made very significant contributions to papers that have been published or submitted for publication in…

Medical Student Placement

Mr Henry Sanicola, University of Queensland medical student, completed a term placment with Dr Cutbush over the Christmas 2015 term break.

Paper Accepted for Publication

Dr Cutbush has had a paper accepted for publication in Techniques in Shoulder Elbow Surgery the companion to the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.  The paper is titled “All Arthroscopic Latissimus Dorsi Transfer”.  Dr Cutbush’s co-authors are Dr Kieran Hirpara and Dr Noel Peter.  The paper describes a method of transferring the latissimus dorsi…

Dr Hirpara awarded Research Prize

Dr Kieran Hirpara from Ireland and the UK has been awarded the 2015 Research Prize.  The Cutbush Research Prize is awarded to the shoulder fellow who is able to make a significant contribution to research into shoulder disorders.  Dr Hirpara made very significant contributions to papers that have been published or accepted for publication in…

Medical Student Placement

Successful Student Placement Mr Peter Pantlin, University of Queensland medical student, completed a term with A/Prof Cutbush.  Peter had a very successful term observing Dr Cutbush in clinic and assisting in theatre.  He was able to be involved with a lot of interesting shoulder procedures including arthroscopic latarjet surgery, shoulder stabilisations and rotator cuff surgery.

Associate Professor University of Queensland

Dr Cutbush has been appointed to the Academic Title of Associate Professor with the University of Queensland.

BOA Annual Congress

Dr Cutbush attended the BOA Annual Congress, Liverpool September 2015. Dr Cutbush gave a podium presentation of his scientific paper titled “Arthroscopic posterior bone block – is it a viable technique?” This paper discussed the results of nine patients who have had an arthroscopic posterior bone block procedure. The conclusions were that the procedure was…

SECEC membership

Dr Cutbush elected member of the European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow (SECEC). Dr Cutbush was appointed Corresponding Member of the European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow (ESSE) at their General Assembly held in Milan in September 2015. http://www.secec.org

Arthroscopic ACJ Reconstruction

Dr Cutbush has had a scientific paper published in the Journal of Arthroscopy – Arthroscopy Techniques.  The paper describes a new procedure to reconstruct Acromioclavicular joint dislocations with an all arthroscopic technique.  The technique reconstructs not just the coracoclavicular ligaments but also the acromioclavicular joint capsule and ligaments.  Reconstructing the acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) ligaments in…

Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium Sydney

Dr Cutbush was invited as faculty to the Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium in Sydney in September 2015.  He gave two presentations. The first was “B Type Glenoid Management”.  The glenoid is the socket of the shoulder joint and this talk discussed total shoulder replacement in patients who have difficult glenoid morphology.  The role of…

Dr Richard Large

Dr Richard Large from Mornington Orthopaedics in Victoria visited Dr Cutbush in August 2015 to observe him performing arthroscopic latarjet procedures. Dr Cutbush and Dr Large spent two days in the operating theatre performing these complex arthroscopic procedures.

Publication Latarjet & Labral Repair

Publication “Arthroscopic Latarjet Stabilization of the Shoulder with Capsulolabral Repair” September 2015 Abstract: The arthroscopic Latarjet procedure is an evolving treat- ment for anterior shoulder instability in patients with significant gle- noid bone loss, or failed soft-tissue repair. The original description of the arthroscopic Latarjet procedure includes resection of the anterior capsule to simplify passage…