MD, FRACS, FAOrthA
Jason Harvey is an internationally trained Melbourne orthopaedic surgeon specialising as a hand and wrist surgeon and elbow surgeon at OSV. Jason graduated from the University of Sydney in 1997. After an internship at Sydney’s Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, he moved to the United States where he undertook general surgery training at Harvard and Harbor-UCLA, completing his advanced training in orthopaedic surgery at Harbor-UCLA in 2005.
Jason then undertook a hand and peripheral nerve surgery fellowship in Sydney (Royal North Shore) and was admitted to the fellowship of The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2007.
Jason has a particular interest in arthroscopic surgery techniques and is involved in research into advanced techniques in fixation of wrist fractures, hand & wrist sports injuries, finger joint replacement, elbow conditions, and base of thumb arthritis. Through his public appointment at Dandenong, he is consistently involved in teaching junior doctors and is currently the Director of Training in Orthopaedics and the Deputy Director of Training for the Victoria/Tasmania training region. Jason has been on the faculty of a number of advanced teaching courses in hand, wrist, and elbow surgery.