Dr Marcus Chia

Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon

Trauma Surgeon


MBBS (Hons) FRACS (Orth) BAppSc (Physio) FAOrthA
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Dr Marcus Chia is an Orthopaedic surgeon in Sydney, Australia. As a Fellowship trained Shoulder and Elbow surgeon, he employs the most current arthroscopic and open surgical techniques to restore joint function and keep patients involved in an active lifestyle.

As a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association he is committed to ensuring the highest possible standard of Orthopaedic care. He is actively involved in research, has published articles in peer reviewed journals and presented at national and international meetings.

Dr Chia completed his undergraduate studies in Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney, after which, he was involved in providing sporting coverage for a number of rugby, netball, soccer and water polo teams, at both club and state level.

Following this, Dr Chia obtained his Medical degree at the University of Sydney graduating with Honours. He completed his Basic Surgical Training and Advanced Surgical Training in Orthopaedic Surgery on the Sydney training scheme.

Dr Chia then received subspecialty training in Shoulder and Elbow surgery at the Alps Surgery Institute, Clinique Générale, Annecy, France. Here he trained under Dr Laurent Lafosse, a pioneer in shoulder arthroscopy, who invented amongst other techniques, the Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure for shoulder instability, and the arthroscopic Suprascapular nerve release. Dr Chia had the opportunity to be part of the organising team for the 5th Annecy Live Surgery International Shoulder Advanced Course which had over 1000 participants from 57 different countries. Dr Chia follows his mentor’s ethos and continues to push the envelope of what can be achieved with an arthroscope.

Dr Chia received further subspecialty training in Shoulder and Elbow surgery in the United Kingdom at the Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust. He also spent time visiting other internationally renowned Shoulder and Elbow surgeons in the UK, South Africa and the United States.

Dr Chia is able to offer his patients cutting edge techniques and treatments of international standard. His practice specialises in minimally invasive and advanced techniques for the treatment of arthritis, instability, rotator cuff tear, fracture and other less common shoulder and elbow disorders.

He is accredited at Sydney Adventist Hospital, Mater Hospital, Hospital for Specialist Surgery (HSS), Castle Hill Day Surgery, Delmar Private Hospital and Manly Hospital.

Outside of work, Dr Chia is a keen surfer. He lives on the Northern Beaches with his wife and 3 boys.

Dr Chia enjoys his work and looks forward to caring for you in the near future.

(02) 8014 4252

Clinic Locations


Dee Why
Peninsula Orthopaedics
Level 1
812 Pittwater Road
Dee Why NSW 2099

Mona Vale
Mona Vale Rooms
Suite 502, 20 Bungan Street
Mona Vale NSW 2103

Wahroonga
Northside Orthopaedics
San Clinic
Level 4, Suite 403
185 Fox Valley Road
Wahroonga NSW 2076

Bella Vista
HSS Orthopaedics
Hospital for Specialist Surgery
Level 1, Suite 1
17-19 Solent Circuit
Norwest Business Park
Bella Vista NSW 2153