John Flynn Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

John Flynn Private Hospital specialist Michael Facek

Dr Michael Facek


Dr Facek is a specialist knee surgeon and also treats most general orthopaedic trauma.

Dr Michael Facek was locally trained,completing a bachelor’s degree and medical school at the University of Sydney. He undertook further orthopaedic training in Sydney and several regions of northern NSW, and went on secondment to The Shriner’s Hospital, Portland, Oregon, USA in 2016. He undertook sub-specialty training in knee surgery with Dr Leo Pinczewski at the North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic (NSOSMC) at the Mater Hospital, Sydney.

Sports knee surgery
 – cruciate and collateral ligament surgery
 – patellar stabilisation surgery
 – meniscal surgery

Arthritic conditions
 – total knee replacement 
 – tibial realignment osteotomy
 – revision arthroplasty

Bony Knee Trauma
 – knee fracture surgery
 – periprosthetic fracture surgery
 – tendon repair surgery

General Orthopaedic Trauma
 – general adult and paediatric orthopaedic trauma

“He has appointments at John Flynn Private and The Tweed Hospitals and can provide services for public and private patients. He works with Surfing Australia at the High Performance Centre in Casuarina.”

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Consults at :

Firstlight Healthcare Specialist Centre Level 2, 6 Marvell Street, Byron Bay, 2481 NSW