Shoulder, Elbow & Knee Specialist

Mr Soong Chua



Mr Soong Chua is an orthopaedic surgeon in Melbourne specialising in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, elbow and knee including robotic joint replacement surgery.

Mr Soong Chua has been a specialist orthopaedic surgeon in Melbourne for the past seven years.

Born and educated in Australia, Soong completed his medical degree at the University of Melbourne in 2001 and finished his fellowship training in Orthopaedic Surgery from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2012.

Soong went on to undertake further training overseas in London and Milan, where he was involved in the treatment of professional athletes.

In London, he completed the prestigious Calvert Fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth before continuing his training at the world-renowned Fortius Clinic.

In Milan, he worked at the Istituto Clinico Humanitas, one of the most highly-esteemed orthopaedic units in Italy.

Since his return to Melbourne, Soong has developed additional expertise in joint replacement surgery, and he remains committed to the advancement of orthopaedic surgery. He continues to work in the public system through his appointments as a consultant orthopaedic specialist at both the Austin and Box Hill Hospitals and has been appointed as an AOA supervisor of training for orthopaedic trainees at the Austin Hospital.


Orthopaedic Services & Procedures

As one of Melbourne’s leading orthopaedic surgeons, Soong’s specialty interests focus on the shoulder, knee and elbow.
These services include:


Rotator Cuff Repair
Shoulder Replacement with 3D Computer Planning
Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Stabilisation/Reconstruction
AC Joint Surgery
Fracture Fixation – Shoulder and Clavicle

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Tennis Elbow Surgery
Biceps Tendon Repair
Elbow Arthritis Surgery
Ulnar Nerve Surgery
Fracture Fixation – Elbow, Forearm and Wrist

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Knee Arthroscopy
ACL Reconstruction
Robotic Knee Replacement Surgery
Patella Stabilisation
Meniscal Repair

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For an informal, confidential discussion about your surgery options,
contact one of Mr Chua’s friendly team on (03) 9928 6188.

Our Team


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Practice Locations

Main consulting location

Orthopaedic Associates Melbourne
188 Gipps Street, East Melbourne 3002

Consulting Locations


  • Orthopaedic Associates Melbourne, East Melbourne – View Map
  • Epworth Eastern Hospital, Box Hill – View Map
  • Heidelberg Park Specialist Centre, 50 Burgundy St, Heidelberg – View Map


  • Austin Health, Heidelberg
  • Box Hill Hospital, Box Hill

Operating Locations – Private Hospitals

  • St Vincent’s Private (Mercy), East Melbourne
  • Epworth Eastern Hospital, Box Hill
  • Warringal Private Hospital, Heidelberg
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Mr Chua is one of a group of specialist orthopaedic surgeons that make up Orthopaedic Associates Melbourne.
They have dedicated themselves to providing the highest quality of care and treatment to all their patients.



Please feel free to contact Mr. Chua's friendly team. We will endeavour to respond to you as soon as possible.