Dr Ridzwan Namazie

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Ridzwan Namazie MBBChBAO, MRCS, FRACS, FAOrthA is an experienced Orthopaedic Surgeon who also has a subspeciality in upper limb, hand and trauma surgery. In addition to his private practice, Dr Namazie also has a public appointment with Metro North Health and Redcliffe Hospital. 

Originally from Malaysia, Dr Namazie was awarded the prestigious Public Services Scholarship to study medicine and graduated from the National University of Ireland, Galway. He completed his Basic Surgical Training in Ireland and was awarded the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons.

Dr Namazie then travelled to New Zealand where he was selected for the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association training programme. After completion of the program in 2018 he  was admitted as a Fellow the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedics). He worked briefly as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in New Zealand before pursuing subspecialty fellowship training.

Dr Namazie has completed two Australian Orthopaedic Association accredited fellowships. The first was in Upper Limb and Hand Surgery at the Gold Coast University Hospital followed by a Shoulder Fellowship at the Australian Shoulder Research Institute, Brisbane. He also did an observership with Professor Alessandro Castagna at Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milan, Italy.

Dr Namazie is passionate about medical education and research and is heavily involved in the teaching of orthopaedic trainees, junior doctors, medical students and allied health professionals. Dr Namazie is actively involved with the Australian Orthopaedic Association, holding an appointment as a member of the Asia-Pacific Committee.

Dr Namazie’s extensive knowledge and experience provides an insightful basis for well thought out medico-legal assessments. 

In his spare time, Dr Namazie enjoys spending time with his family, fishing and travelling.

Dr Namazie personally consults in Brisbane, and is available for video-exams across Australia.

Dr Namazie 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 Ridzwan Namazie's exams

11 Abbotsford Road
Bowen Hills QLD 4006