Why choose Mr Jeff Ecker

Worldwide

He is one of the few surgeons in the world who specialises in orthopaedic, plastic and microsurgery

Excellent Results

Has excellent outcome rates and patient satisfaction results

Research & Methods

Is a pioneer in cutting-edge surgical techniques and the clinical research of new treatment methods

Uninvasive

Uses minimally invasive techniques for fractures, arthritis, and joint reconstruction

Exclusivity

Practices exclusively in treating disorders of the fingers, hand, wrist and elbow

Quality Care

Will always consider non-operative measures first and consistently provides the best quality of care

Personalised Service

If you are a patient of Mr Ecker's, you will be seen by Mr Ecker every time

International Leader

Teaches internationally in the complex area of upper limb surgery

Academic Leader

Regularly runs research studies and presents at international scientific meetings

Recognised in his field

Mr Jeff Ecker has been recognised for his excellence by numerous national and international organisations. As a result he is often called upon to present his research findings at international scientific meetings and publish his impressive outcomes.

Speaking & Presentations

2018 Hand and Wrist Scientific Meetings

Mr Ecker has been invited the following Hand and Wrist Scientific meetings for 2018.

Present Hand and Wrist Scientific Meetings
March 11Korean Orthopaedic Trauma Association – Hand & Upper Extremity Trauma Symposium, Seoul, Korea
February 28 - March 3Australian Hand Surgery Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Australia
January 6 - 7Singapore Society for Hand Surgery, Singapore

Past Hand and Wrist Scientific Meetings

Mr Ecker has been invited the following Hand and Wrist Scientific meetings.

Past hand and wrist scientific meetings
December 9 - 11, 2017Hong Kong International Wrist Arthros copy Workshop & Seminar, Hong Kong, China
November 7 - 10, 20177th Congress of the Asia Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand, Cebu, Phillipines
October 6, 2017Asia Pacific Wrist Association Cadaveric Wrist Workshop, Adelaide, Australia
October 6 - 8, 2017Asia Pacific Wrist Association Annual Conference, Adelaide, Australia
September 28 - 30, 2017Wrist Cad Lab (Wrist Arthroscopic Cadaver Course), Verona, Italy
September 28 - 30, 20173rd Course of Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty of the Wrist, Verona, Italy
September 21 - 23, 2017Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH) Congress, Mumbai, India
September 4, 2017International Wrist Investigators Workshop, San Francisco, USA
August 26, 2017St John of God Hospital – General Practitioner Educational Presentation, Murdoch, Australia
August 21 - 23, 2017Australian and New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Fremantle, Australia
August 18, 2017Australian Orthopaedic Association (WA Branch) Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Australia
July 29, 2017Western Australian Hand Surgery Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Australia
July 25, 2017University of Western Australia Educational, Perth, Australia
June 22 - 24, 2017Combined Australian (AHSS) & American (ASSH) Hand Surgery Society, Sydney, Australia
June 21 - 24, 2017Federated European Society for Surgery to the Hand Congress, Budapest, Hungary
June 9 - 10, 20177th Shanghai Huashan CUHK Joint Course of Wrist Arthroscopy, Shangai, China
June 6, 2017The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
April 6, 2017Perth Radiological Clinic Sports Imaging Series, Perth, Australia
March 1 - 4, 2017Australian Hand Surgery Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia
January 10 - 12, 2017American Association for Hand Surgery, Kauai, Hawaii
January 7 - 8, 2017Singapore Wrist Arthroscopy Workshop, Singapore
March 30 - April 2, 2016Combined Italian & Singapore Hand Surgery Societies Meeting, Singapore
February 1, 2016Asia Pacific Wrist Association Meeting February 2016, Singapore
November 1, 2015Asia Pacific Wrist Association Meeting, Hong Kong, China
October 30, 2015Hong Kong International Wrist Arthroscopy Workshop, Hong Kong, China
September 10 - 12, 2015American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Seattle, USA
August 1, 2015Australian Orthopaedic Association, Perth, Australia
June 17 - 20, 2015Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand, Milan, Italy
April 10 - 11, 2015Asia Pacific International Wrist Symposium, Hong Kong, China
November 1, 2014International Wrist Arthroscopy Meeting, Hong Kong, China
October 2 - 4, 2014Asia Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
September 18 - 20, 2014International Wrist Investigators Workshop, Boston, USA
March 12 - 15, 2014Australian Hand Surgery Society, Queensland, Australia
November 16 - 18, 2013Hong Kong International Wrist Arthroscopy Workshop & Seminar, Hong Kong, China
October 1, 2013International Wrist Investigators Workshop, San Francisco, USA
September 4 - 7, 2013Hand Trauma & Wrist Course, New Delhi, India
May 29 - June 1, 201318th Federation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand Congress, Turkey
November 10 - 13, 2012Asian Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand, Bali, Indonesia
September 6, 2012International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Chicago, USA
March 22 - 25, 2012Combined Australian Hand Surgery Society (AHSS) & American Society Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Scientific Meeting, Kauai, Hawaii
November 1 - 3, 2011Hong Kong International Wrist Arthroscopy Workshop & Seminar, Hong Kong, China
July 8 - 10, 2011Upper Limb Scientific Meeting, Fiji
March 3 - 4, 20112nd Wrist & Distal Radius: Arthroscopy & Reconstruction Workshop, Singapore
February 24 - 26, 2011Hand & Wrist Trauma Course with Cadaveric Workshop, New Delhi, India
November 10 - 14, 2010Distal Radius Conference, New Delhi, India
April 28 - May 3, 2010Hands Across Africa, Kruger National Park, Africa

Mr Jeff Ecker's Published Articles

Comparison of Arthroscopic & Vascularised Medial Femoral Condyle Bone Grafts for Non Union of the Scaphoid with ‘Humpback Deformity’.

Ecker, J., & Andrijich, C. (2015). Journal of Hand Surgery (European Volume), 40(E). S1-S197.

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Partial and Full-Thickness Tears of Flexor Carpi Radialis Complicating Excision Arthroplasty and Suspensionplasty of the Trapezium to Treat Trapeziometacarpal Joint Arthritis.

Ecker, J. (2015). Journal of Wrist Surgery, 4, S02

Suparetinacular Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release.

Ecker, J., & Perera, N. (2013). Journal of Hand Surgery (European Volume), 38(E), S1-S99.

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Training and Qualifications

Post Graduate Education

  • 1988 - 1989

    Fellowship Microvascular SurgeryUniversity of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

  • 1987 - 1988

    Fellowship in Hand & Reconstructive MicrosurgeryDuke University, North Carolina

  • 1987 - 1988

    Senior Registrar, Hand Upper Limb & OrthopaedicsOxford University, UK

Academic Qualifications

  • 1993

    FAOrthA., Fellow of the Australian Society Orthopaedic Surgeons

  • 1986

    F.R.A.C.S. [Orthopaedics], Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeon

  • 1978

    MB.BS.University of Western Australia, Australia

  • 1974

    B.Med.Sc.[Hons], NeuroanatomyUniversity of Western Australia, Australia

Professional Affiliations

  • Australian Hand Surgery Society (AHSS)Secretary and Board Member

  • Australian Medical Association

  • Australian Orthopaedic Association

  • Asia Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand

  • Asia Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand (APFSSH)

  • Asia Pacific Wrist Association (APWA)Chairman of Education Committee and Board Member

  • International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgery

  • Medical Board of Australia (APHRA)

  • Western Australian Society of Hand Surgeons (WASHS)Chairman and Board Member

Mr Jeff Ecker’s primary clinic is located in Bethesda.

Mr Jeff Ecker provides non emergency consults and emergency consults for trauma patients, including Workers’ Compensation and private patients 24/7.

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