ABOUT SORI

Sydney Orthopaedic Research Institute (SORI) is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the study and research of orthopaedic disorders, in particular those associated with the knee joint. We aim to empower patients and clinicians with improved diagnoses and treatments for restoring knees to optimal function.

 

OUR MISSION

"To provide patients and clinicians with improved methods of diagnosis and treatment to restore function to knees affected by injury and disease."

OUR VISION

To be recognised nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence in the treatment and prevention of knee disorders, through innovative and quality programs in areas of research, education, professional training and community service.

Dr-Myles-Coolican Dr. Myles Coolican
Dr-David-Parker Dr. David Parker
Dr Brett Fritsch Dr. Brett Fritsch

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Our recent research outcome provides data on the anterolateral ligament which will further improve knee surgeries!
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Vikram is SORI's latest clinical fellow from India! He is enjoying his fellowship and Sydney!
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Know anyone with experience in exercise testing and biomechanical motion capture? We're hiring! https://t.co/Ygvsbb3O3g

The first video in our interview series with SORI surgeons.
This video features osteoarthritis care, both surgical and non-surgical, the importance of patient satisfaction, and why research is important to surgery.
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SORI has finally acquired the AMTI accugait force plate and walkway, courtesy of the successful application to the RNSH trust fund. Looking forward to implementing this in our gait analysis and return to sport assessments!

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LATEST NEWS & BLOG POSTS

New research staff and recent research outcomes

Two updates following our previous post in early 2018. (1) We have new researchers who have joined us recently – https://www.sori.org.au/index.php/about-us/research-team/ Drs. Kandhari and Klasan (clinical fellows) – orthopaedic surgeons Dr Oshima (research fellow) – orthopaedic surgeon Dr Lim (research associate) – a biomechanical engineer (2) Numerous research outcomes which have since been updated in our […]

Successful grants

A great start to 2018 – today we received notification of two successful grant applications from the NSHLD No.2 Trust Fund. These are for the purchase of a force platform for our motion capture lab and additional equipment/resources to further advance our Return to Sport program.

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GNRB and ROTAM training day

On Friday 8th December 2017, SORI staff conducted a training session with their new Genourob devices; the GNRB and ROTAM. Yves from Genourob flew from France to conduct this session and enjoyed visiting our research facility and speaking to staff. We will now put the devices into use with patients, particularly in the Return to […]