Dr Blakeney is an orthopaedic surgeon, specialising in shoulder, hip, and knee surgery. He is a local graduate having completed his medical degree at UWA and then advanced training in orthopaedic surgery in Western Australia. Dr Blakeney then travelled around the world to gain further international experience before settling with his family in Albany. He has recently moved back to Perth, joining Western Orthopaedic Clinic Subiaco in May 2021.
He completed fellowship training in shoulder and sports knee surgery at the Santy FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence in Lyon, France. He spent 12 months in Montreal, Canada doing a fellowship in hip and knee replacement surgery, and a diploma in hip and knee joint reconstruction with the University of Montreal. He has also worked with top US surgeons doing paediatric surgery at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Portland and completing an AO trauma surgery fellowship in Nashville.
Dr Blakeney has a keen interest in orthopaedic research. He has over 40 peer reviewed publications in the orthopaedic literature. He has a Master’s degree in surgery from UWA and a Master’s degree in clinical trials from University of London.
Outside of work Dr Blakeney is kept busy at home with his growing family.
- Orthopaedic surgery
- Hip replacements
- Knee replacements
- Paediatric orthopaedics
- Sports injuries
- Upper limb surgery
Telehealth consultations: Yes
Treats Children: Yes