Dr Daniel Lane

MBBS FRACS FA Ortho

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Daniel Lane was educated in Brisbane and received his medical degree from the University of Queensland in 1985. He undertook his orthopaedic training in Queensland.

He then headed to England to undertake fellowship training. Dr Lane obtained a fellowship in hip arthroplasty (replacement), at the prestigious Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Centre, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Trust. He went on to complete a foot and ankle fellowship at the world renowned Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, England.

Dr Lane was appointed as a fulltime orthopaedic specialist at Nambour General Hospital in 1998 and continued working in the public sector until 2005. During this time, he had a strong involvement in teaching orthopaedic registrars and introduced new techniques in hip reconstruction to the region. He was also involved in leg lengthening and limb salvaging procedures.

Dr Lane continues to mentor the Orthopaedic Registrars in training at the new Sunshine Coast University Hospital.

Dr Lane is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and a fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Queensland.
  • Advanced Training in Orthopaedic Surgery, Australasia.
  • Orthopaedic Surgical Fellowship in Hip Arthroplasty (Hip Replacement) at the prestigious Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, U.K.
  • Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Fellowship at world renowned Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, U.K.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.
  • Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association.
  • Member of the Australian Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
  • Member of the Australian Medical Association.
  • Member of the Australian Foot and Ankle Society.
  • Member of the Orthopaedic Craft Group at the Sunshine Coast Hospital
  • Chairman of the Orthopaedic Craft Group at the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital.