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Work / Business Info

Work Tel No ‭00 27 (21) 850 6398‬
Work Address Mediclinic Vergelegen
Suite 108, Block 1, 1st Floor
70 Main Road
City/Town Somerset West
Province Western Cape

Qualifications

Highest Education Level FCS (Orth) (Master's Degree)
Highest Education Level MMed (Orth) (Master's Degree)
Highest Education Level MMed (Orth)(Other)

Professions

Healthcare
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon

Additional Info ...

Fields of Interest - Revision Arthroplasty & Joint infections
- Orthopaedic Oncology/Tumour Surgeon
Short CV  

Dr André Olivier

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

 

 

 

Personal Details

 

Surname:

Olivier

Title:

Dr.

Full names:

Pieter Andreas Stephanus

First Name:

André

Gender:

Male

Nationality:

South African

Date of Birth:

1977/10/12

Language:

Afrikaans

Drivers License:

EB, A

 

English

ID Number:

7710125152089

 

 

 

 

Contact Details

 

Work Tel:

(+27) 021 850 6398

E-mail Address:

info@newlimb.co.za

Home Tel:

 

Website:

www.newlimb.co.za

Mobile phone:

(+27) 079 132 9646

Postal Address:

Mediclinic Vergelegen
Suite 108, Block 1, 1st Floor
70 Main Road 

Somerset West, 7130

South Africa  

Physical Address:

Mediclinic Vergelegen
Suite 108, Block 1, 1st Floor
70 Main Road 

Somerset West, 7130

South Africa  

 

 

Sub-Specialist Training

 

Fellowship:

Fellowship in Musculo-Skeletal Tumour & Complex Joint Reconstruction

Institute:

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, England

Year:

2012

 

 

Fellowship:

Fellowship in Lower Limb Arthroplasty

Institute:

Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, Gwent, South Wales

Year:

2010

 

 

Tertiary Education

 

Degree:

MMed Orth (US), FCS Orth (SA)

Institute:

University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa

Year:

2009

 

 

Degree:

MBChB

Institute:

University of Pretoria, South Africa

Year:

2001

 

 

 

 

Secondary Education

 

Institute:

Hugenote High School, Springs, South Africa

Highest Standard Passed:

Grade 12

Year:

1995

Subjects Passed:

Mathematics, Biology, Science, Accountancy, English, Afrikaans

Key Achievements:

School prefect

 

Class representative

 

Member of School Paper editorial board

 

 

Employment History

 

Employer:

Newlimb Orthopaedics

Position:

Owner

Period:

2014/10/27 until present

 

 

 

 

Employer:

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

Stanmore, Middlesex, England

Position:

Consultant Bone Tumour Unit & Joint Reconstruction Unit

Period:

2013/04/03 until 2014/09/30

 

 

 

 

Employer:

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

Stanmore, Middlesex, England

Position:

Bone Tumor & Joint Reconstruction Fellow

Period:

2012/07/30 until 2013/04/02

 

 

 

 

Employer:

Royal Gwent Hospital

Newport, Gwent, South Wales

Position:

Locum Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics

Educational Supervisor for Zimmer Lower Limb Arthroplasty Fellowship

Period:

2011/01/17 until 2012/07/13

 

 

 

 

Employer:

Royal Gwent Hospital

Newport, Gwent, South Wales

Position:

Lower Limb Arthroplasty Fellow

Period:

2010/01/05 until 2011/01/16

 

 

 

 

Employer:

Tygerberg Hospital, University of Stellenbosch

Department of Health, Western Cape, South Africa

Position:

Senior Orthopaedic Registrar

Period:

2005/01/01 until 2009/12/31

Rotations:

Arthroplasty (Dr. Spike Erasmus, Dr. A de Klerk, Dr. H de Jongh),

Shoulder surgery (Dr. Joe de Beer, Dr. S Pretorius)

Spinal surgery (Prof. G Vlok, Prof. Rob Dunn)

Oncology (Dr. I Robertson)

Hand Surgery (Dr. A Ikram)

Paediatric Orthopaedics (Dr. J du Toit),

Trauma

Intensive Care Unit

Plastic Surgery

 

 

 

Employer:

Namdeb Private Hospital, Oranjemund, Namibia

Position:

Medical Officer

Period:

2004/03/01 until 2004/10/31

Rotations:

Orthopaedics, General Medicine, Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Surgery,  

Trauma Medicine

 

 

 

 

Employer:

Eben Dönges Hospital, Worcester

Department of Health, Western Cape, South Africa

Position:

Senior Medical Officer

Period:

2001/12/28 until 2004/02/28 & 2004/11/01 until 2004/12/31

Rotations:

Orthopaedics, Internal Medicine, Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Surgery, Trauma Medicine

 

 

Faculty Member at Congresses

 

Hip Instructional Course - The Next Step

2015 Cape Town, South Africa

- Stem Orientation & Leg Length Discrepancy

 

- Femoral Defect Classification & Solutions

 

 

 

Knee Revision Instructional Course

2015 Cape Town, South Africa

- Chairman & Course Convener

 

 

 

Extreme Orthopaedics Academy

2014 Bristol, United Kingdom

 

 

Congresses and Courses attended

 

EFORT

2017 Vienna, Austria

 

 

Visiting Surgeon Programme (VSP)

Revision Hip Replacement- Prof Christian Goetze

2017 Auguste-Viktoria-Klinik, Germany

 

 

SA Arthroplasty Society Congress

2017 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

DuPuy Revision Hip & Knee Symposium

2017 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Zimmer Biomet Hip & Knee Interactions Meeting

2016 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Revision Knee Course 11 Nov ‘16

2016 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Combined Orthopaedic Meeting

2016 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Visiting Surgeon Programme (VSP)

Limb salvage system in bone tumor replacement

2015 Mumbai, India

 

 

1st Knee Expert Forum: Past, Present and Future

2015, Dubai, UAE

 

 

Hip Instructional Course - The Next Step

2015 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Practical Aspects of Nexgen Revision Knee Arthroplasty

2015 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Practical Aspects of Persona Total Knee Arthroplasty

2015 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

A-Z Knee Meeting

2014 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Extreme Orthopaedics Symposium

2014 London, UK

 

 

SAOA Congress

2014, Cape Town, South Africa

AO Trauma Advanced Course

2014, Leeds, UK

 

 

DePuySynthes Attune Knee Course

2014, Coventry, UK

 

 

EFORT Congress

2014, London, UK

 

 

Anterior Minimal Invasive Surgery Learning Centre

2014, Tours, France

 

 

British Orthopaedic Oncology Society Meeting

2014, Birmingham, UK

 

 

London Hip Meeting

2014, London, UK

 

 

Current Challenges in Knee Arthroplasty Meeting

2014, Leicester, UK

 

 

Duel Mobility Experience

2014 Lyon, France

 

 

Bristol Hip Arthroplasty Course

2013 Bristol, UK

 

 

Acetabular Revision Techniques Course

2013 London, UK

 

 

ISOLS

2013 Bologna, Italy

 

 

EMSOS

2013 Gothenburg, Sweden

 

 

British Orthopaedic Oncology Society Meeting

2013 Manchester, UK

 

 

Soft Tissue Sports Knee Course-Wet Lab Training

2013 York, UK

 

 

Bristol Hip Arthroplasty Course

2012 Bristol, UK

 

 

Extreme Orthopaedics Symposium

2012 London, UK

 

 

4th Musculoskeletal Oncology Review

2012 Oxford, UK

 

 

Sports Hip Symposium

2012 Warwick, UK

 

 

Revision Hip Masterclass

2012 Nottingham, UK

 

 

Therapeutic Hip Arthroscopy Wet Lab Training

2012 York, UK

 

 

International Trauma Instructional Course

2012 Zurich, Switzerland

 

 

Bristol Hip Arthroplasty Course

2011 Bristol, UK

 

 

Cardiff Trauma Update

2011 Cardiff, UK

 

 

Oxford Partial Knee Advanced Instructional Course

2011 Oxford, UK

 

 

Revision Knee Masterclass

2011 Bristol, UK

 

 

Charnley Centennial Meeting

2011 Wrightington, UK

 

 

Welsh Orthopaedic Society Meeting

2011 Royal Glamorgan Hospital, UK

 

 

Bristol Hip Arthroplasty Course

2010 Bristol, UK

 

 

2nd Musculoskeletal Oncology Review

2010 Oxford, UK

 

 

Exeter Symposium on Primary THA

2010 Exeter , UK

 

 

AO Trauma Course - Advanced Pelvic and Acetabular

2009 Kleinmond, South Africa

AO Spine Course - Advances in Lumber Spine

2009 Kleinmond, South Africa

 

 

Orthopaedic Registrars Congress

2009 Durban, South Africa

 

 

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

2009 Las Vegas, USA

 

 

SA Paediatric Orthopaedic Society Instructural Course

2009 Cape Town, South Africa

Orthopaedic Registrars Congress

2008 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

AO Spine - Development & Degenerative Disorders

2008 Johannesburg, South Africa

Illizarov Ring Fixators

2008 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Neurosurgery Congress

2008 Durban, South Africa

 

 

SAOA Congress

2008 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

TSF Advanced Limb Reconstruction Course

2008 Pretoria, South Africa

 

 

AO Course – Principles in Operative Fracture Management

2007 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Ponseti Seminar

2007 Johannesburg, South Africa

 

 

ACLS

2004 Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Dissertation for the Master in Medicine in Orthopaedic Surgery (MMed Orth)

 

Vertebral body replacement cages versus conventional strut grafts in tumor surgery

Author: André Olivier

 

 

Co-author of Book chapter

 

European Surgical Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Chapter: Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL)-Sacrificing Total Knee Arthroplasty

Authors: M Brown, J Bhamra, P Gikas, TW Briggs, J Palmer, A Olivier

 

 

Academic appointments

 

Reviewer for Medical Journal

British Medical Journal (BMJ) – 2015 to Present

 

 

First author of Articles written for Publication

 

Vertebral body replacement cages versus conventional strut grafts in tumor surgery – A review

Author: Dr. André Olivier

 

Expansile cage vertebral body replacement – A retrospective study

Authors: Dr. André Olivier, Prof. Rob Dunn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Podium Presentations

 

The Role of the Orthopaedic Surgeon in Oncology

SASCRO SASMO Congress Sandton – 2017

 

The effect of hydroxyapatite coated collars on long-term survival of extendable cemented distal femoral endoprosthesis in the immature skeleton

SAOA Congress Cape Town – 2014

 

 

Management and long term outcomes of Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the hand at a tertiary sarcoma centre

SAOA Congress Cape Town – 2014

 

Mid-term results of non-invasive extendible prosthesis in skeletally matured neoplastic and non-neoplastic patients

SAOA Congress Cape Town – 2014

 

Orthopaedic manifestations of congenital indifference to pain

SAOA Congress Cape Town – 2014

 

Long term outcomes of proximal femoral replacements with or without acetabular resurfacing

SAOA Congress Cape Town – 2014

 

Infection as a consideration in the management of massive endoprosthetic replacement

Stanmore Implants Worldwide Silver and Branding Launch- 2014

 

Cemented & Uncemented THR

Faculty Academic Meeting - 2009

 

Expansile cage vertebral body replacement

SAOA Congress Cape Town – 2008

Neurosurgery Congress Durban - 2008

 

An approach to the orthopaedic management of metastatic bone tumors

Registrars Congress Cape Town - 2008

 

Tumor surgery: Amputation vs. Limb Salvage

Faculty Academic Meeting - 2008

 

Osteopenic bone syndromes in children

Faculty Academic Meeting - 2007

 

Hand infections

Faculty Academic Meeting - 2007

 

NSAIDs and COX-2 inhibitors in Orthopaedic Practice

Faculty Academic Meeting - 2006

 

Intra-Articular Radius Fractures

Faculty Academic Meeting - 2005

 

 

Co-author of Articles written for Publication

 

Exploring Diagnostic Delays in bone and soft tissue sarcomas

Authors: Zara Hayat, Sujith Konan, André Olivier

 

Isolated tuberculosis of the calcaneum in a constitutionally well patient

Authors: Zara Hayat, Sujith Konan, André Olivier, Tim Briggs

 

Orthopaedic manifestations of congenital indifference to pain

Authors: B Kayani, J Platinum, M Sewell, A Olivier, TWR Briggs, D Eastwood

Malignant proximal fibular tumours: Long term outcomes from a tertiary referral centre

Authors: M Faimali, L Johnston, S Khan, P Gikas, A Olivier, R Pollock, W Aston, J Skinner, TW Briggs

 

Extra-throacic Solitary Fibrous tumours: A review

Authors: B Kayani, A Sharma, J Platinum, M Sewell, A Olivier, TWR Briggs, D Eastwood

 

Long-term outcomes after resection of primary sacral tumours: 5 Year follow-up from a specialist centre

Authors: L Johnston, M Faimali, S Khan, P Gikas, A Olivier, J Skinner, TW Briggs, W Aston, R Pollock

 

 

Co-author of Podium Presentations

 

The Role of Massive Knee Endoprothesis

Authors: TW Briggs, A Olivier, J Davidson

 

Long-term outcomes after resection of primary sacral tumours: 5 Year follow-up from a specialist centre

Authors: L Johnston, M Faimali, S Khan, P Gikas, A Olivier, J Skinner, TW Briggs, W Aston, R Pollock

 

Long-term outcomes after resection of sacral Chordomas: 5 Year follow-up from a specialist centre

Authors: L Johnston, M Faimali, S Khan, P Gikas, J Skinner, TW Briggs, W Aston, R Pollock, A Olivier

The effect of hydroxyapatite coated collars on long-term survival of extendable cemented distal femoral endoprosthesis in the immature skeleton

Authors: S Khan, L Johnston, M Faimali, P Gikas, J Skinner, TW Briggs, W Aston, R Pollock, A Olivier

 

Co-author of Poster Presentations

 

Exploring diagnostic delay in soft tissue and bone sarcoma

Authors: Zara Hayat, André Olivier

 

Metalwork failure after total sacral resection

Authors: L Johnston, M Faimali, S Khan, P Gikas, A Olivier, J Jagiello, W Aston, J Skinner, R Pollock, TW Briggs

 

The effect of hydroxyapatite coated collars on long-term survival of extendable cemented distal femoral endoprosthesis in the immature skeleton

Authors: L Johnston, M Faimali, S Khan, P Gikas, J Skinner, TW Briggs, W Aston, R Pollock, A Olivier

 

Long term outcomes of proximal femoral replacements with or without acetabular resurfacing

Authors: S Khan, L Johnston, M Faimali, P Gikas, J Jagiello, A Olivier, J Skinner, TW Briggs, W Aston, R Pollock

 

Malignant proximal fibular tumours: Long term outcomes from a tertiary referral centre

Authors: M Faimali, L Johnston, S Khan, P Gikas, A Olivier, R Pollock, W Aston, J Skinner, TW Briggs

 

Management and long term outcomes of Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the hand at a tertiary sarcoma centre

Authors: S Khan, M Faimali, L Johnston, P Gikas, A Olivier, J Skinner, R Pollock, W Aston, TWR Briggs

 

Osteosarcoma Of The Proximal Fibula: Morbidity and Mortality Over A 15 Year Period Following Limb Salvage Surgery

Authors: S Khan, M Faimali, L Johnston, P Gikas, A Olivier, J Skinner, R Pollock, W Aston, TWR Briggs

 

Long-Term outcomes after resection of sacral Chordomas: 5 Year follow-up from a specialist centre

Authors: L Johnston, M Faimali, S Khan, P Gikas, J Skinner, TW Briggs, W Aston, R Pollock, A Olivier

 

Lecturing responsibilities

 

Consultant Surgeon - Joint Reconstruction & Tumour Surgery

Smith & Nephew

 

 

Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy students:

Clubfeet, The Multi-injured Patient, Orthopaedic

Complications, Slipped Upper Femoral Epiphysis, Proximal Tibial Replacements

 

 

Medical students:

Traction Methods, Orthopaedic Operations

Management and Administrative experience

 

2016 - 2018 – Alternate Director: Paardevlei Private Hospital (Busamed)

 

2015 - 2020 - Chairman of Professional Advisory Board, Paardevlei Private Hospital (Busamed)

 

2013/2014 - Research Supervisor: Bone Tumour/Joint Reconstruction Unit at the RNOH

 

2013/2014 - Author of ‘Implant Specifications for the Bone Tumor Unit’, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

 

2011/2012 - Educational Supervisor for Zimmer Lower Limb Arthroplasty Fellowship

 

2011/2012 - Served on Orthopaedic Directorate of Aneurin Bevan Health Board, South Wales

 

 

Awards

 

2014 - Best Poster, The Royal Society of Medicine GP Forum

             Topic: Exploring Diagnostic Delay in Soft Tissue and Bone Sarcoma

 

2014 - Best Poster, British Orthopaedic Oncology Society Meeting

             Topic: Exploring Diagnostic Delay in Soft Tissue and Bone Sarcoma

 

2009 - Roth Medical Award for best academic paper, Dept. Orthopaedic Surgery / University of Stellenbosch

            Topic: Cemented & Uncemented Total Hip Replacements

 

2008 - Barry O’Kelly Memorial Award for best paper presented at South African Orthopaedic Registrars’                        

           Congress (Orthofix)

             Topic: An approach to the orthopaedic management of metastatic bone tumors

 

2008 - Roth Medical Award for best academic paper, Dept. Orthopaedic Surgery / University of Stellenbosch

            Topic: Tumor surgery: Amputation versus Limb Salvage

 

 

Professional Associations

 

Health Professional Council of South Africa (Specialist Registration) [Membership No: MP0556114]

General Medical Council (UK) [Membership No: 6089107]

South African Orthopaedic Association [Membership No: 1314]

British Orthopaedic Oncology Society

International Society of Limb Salvage

South African Medico-Legal Association

 

References

 

Name:

Prof. T Briggs

Position:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

Stanmore, Middlesex, England

Telephone:

(+44) 020890 95532

Email:

tim.briggs@rnoh.nhs.uk

 

 

Name:

Mr. P Roberts

Position:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, South Wales

Telephone:

(+44) 01633 238917

Fax:

(+44) 01633 656293

Email:

paulroberts@hipdoc.co.za

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name:

Prof. GJ Vlok

Position:

Head: Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Stellenbosch & Tygerberg Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa

Telephone:

+27 (021) 938 9266

Name:

Prof. RN Dunn

Position:

Head: Spinal Injury Unit Groote Schuur Hospital, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Cape Town, South Africa

Telephone:

+27 (021) 404 5388/6

Cell:

+27 083 355 0558

Fax:

+27 (021) 404 5389

Email:

info@spinesurgery.co.za

 

 

Name:

Dr. K Hosking

Position:

Clinical Head: Orthopaedic oncology unit, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Orthopaedic oncologist in private practice, Vincent Pallotti Hospital, Cape Town

Telephone:

+27 (021) 532 3203

Cell:

+27 083 440 0969

Fax:

+27 (021) 532 2821

 

 

Name:

Dr. H de Jongh

Position:

Senior Orthopaedic Consultant - Arthroplasty

University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa

Telephone:

+27 (021) 938 9266

Cell:

+27 082 822 1263

Email:

hdj@mweb.co.za

 

 

Name:

Dr. I Robertson

Position:

Senior Orthopaedic Consultant - Oncology

University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa

Telephone:

+27 (021) 938 9266

Fax:

+27 (021) 9315781

Email:

ianr@sun.ac.za

 

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