As a Member of the Australian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society you will have access to resources, information, and opportunities regarding education, training, fellowships, support, annual events, and more.

The Australian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society is a progressive, open-minded and vibrant organisation dedicated to providing its Members with support regarding research, education, training, and the development of new techniques, among other goals.

Members of the Australian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society are highly committed to improving and building upon their existing skill sets, knowledge, and experience in orthopaedic medicine and surgery and truly benefit from being a part of our dynamic, vibrant community of fellow medically-trained professionals. Through the Australian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, you will have the opportunity to enhance your career, skills, and development as a medical professional.

With its range of resources and versatile group of professional Members, the Australian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society also provides prospective patients with information regarding medically-trained doctors and surgeons who are available to help patients with a variety of treatments and/or procedures.

Benefits of being a Member of the Australian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

  • Educational programs, resources, information, and opportunities
  • Assistance with training and fellowships
  • Attendance to annual meetings, events, and professional-development courses
  • Networking opportunities with colleagues, mentors, and leading experts (national and international)
  • Advanced research and innovative techniques through instruction, education, and training
  • Support regarding research (clinical, educational, etc) as well as international internships
  • Opportunities to partake in the society‚Äôs committee-related roles and responsibilities


Interested professionals who would like to submit an application for consideration of membership can do so by contacting the current Secretary.

Membership is limited to persons who

  • Hold a recognised higher surgical degree or qualification, and

  • Hold a Fellowship or Associate Fellowship of the Australian Orthopaedic Association

  • Have recognised training in the principles and practice of foot and/or ankle surgery or by virtue of extensive experience, have acquired a comparable standard of training.

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