Dr Matthias Rau

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Matt Rau MBBS, PhD FRACS, FAOA is an Orthopaedic Surgeon based in Rockhampton with a special interest in upper limb injuries and trauma. 

After graduating from Ruprecht-Karls-University in Heidelberg in Germany, Dr Rau took on elective terms and surgical internships in Swaziland, New Zealand and South Africa. Upon returning to Germany, he then became a General Surgeon before commencing as an Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon. 

Dr Rau became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2010. He currently holds the position of Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Mater Private Hospital in Rockhampton, specialising in upper limb and lower limb surgeries, with clinical interest in upper limbs, knees, joint replacements, arthroscopic surgery and sports injuries.

In his spare time Dr Rau enjoys cycling, motorcycles, diving, photography, gardening and creating bonsai trees and, last but not least, spending time with his family.

Dr Rau personally consults in Rockhampton and Gladstone.

Dr Rau is qualified to provide complex independent medico-legal reports for motor vehicle injuries in Queensland, ACT, Tasmania, Western Australia and Northern Territory; for Public Liability matters in Queensland, ACT, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia and Northern Territory; for workers compensation matters in Queensland and Northern Territory; and for Comcare, Superannuation, and DVA matters nationally.

To make a booking or for more information, please call 1300 INT MED.

Locations for Dr Matthias Rau's exams

Rockhampton Private Hospital,
Suite 3, Kenmore Medical Centre,
31 Ward Street,
Rockhampton QLD 4700