Peter J. Cundy, MBBS, FRACS

Contact Information

  • Name: Peter J. Cundy
  • Degree: MBBS, FRACS
  • Title / Position: A/Professor Orthopaedics & Trauma University of Adelaide, Head of Orthopaedic Surgery Women's and Children's Hospital / IHDI Medical Advisory Board Member
  • Place of Employment / Office Name: Orthopaedics, S.A.
  • Street Address: 1 Kermode Street
  • City: North Adelaide
  • State/Province: South Australia
  • Zip/Postal code: 5006
  • Country: Australia
  • Office phone number: 08 8267 8200
  • Office fax number: 08 8267 2007
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgey, Pediatric Orthopaedics

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: University of Adelaide
  • Residency: Royal Adelaide Hospital and Women's & Children's Hospital
  • Fellowship training:

    Massachusetts General Hospital

  • Certifications:


  • Society Memberships (list up to four only):
    • Bone Growth Foundation
    • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
    • Australian Orthopaedic Association
    • Australian Paediatric Orhtopaedic Society
  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:
    • Yiv, B.C., Saidin, R., Cundy, P.J., Tgetgel, J.D., Aguilar, J., McCaul, K.A., Keane, R.J., Chan, A., Scott, H. J. Developmental dysplasia of the hip in South Australia in 1991: Prevalence and risk factors. Paediatrics and Child Health, 1997, 33, 151 – 156
    • Chan, A., McCaul, K.A., Cundy, P.J., Haan, E.A., Byron-Scott, R.  Perinatal risk factors for developmental dysplasia of the hip. Archives of Diseases in Childhood, 1997, 76(2), F94 – F100.
    • A. Chan, P.J. Cundy, B.K. Foster, R.J. Keane, R. Byron-Scott.Late diagnosis of congenital dislocation of the hip and presence of a screening programme: South Australian population-based study.  Lancet, Vol 354, Oct 30, 1999, pp 1514-1517
    • A.Chan, P.J. Cundy, B.K. Foster, R.J. Keane, R. Byron-Scott. Screening for congenital dislocation of the hip.  Lancet, Vol 355, Jan 15 2000, p232-233.
    • Chan, A., Foster, B.K., Cundy, P.J.  Problems in the diagnosis of neonatal hip instability.  Acta Paediatrica, 90: 836-839, August 2001 . 
    • Riad, J., Gent, R., Piotto, L., Cundy, P.J. Longitudinal Study of Normal Hip Development by Ultrasound. Pediatr Orthop. 2005 Jan-Feb;25(1):5-9.

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  • Age groups you are accepting new hip dysplasia patients: Infants and children, Adolescents, Adults
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