Dr Mark Kao


Dr Mark Kao is trained in orthopaedic surgery through the Australian Orthopaedic Association training program in Sydney. He specialises in the treatment of lower limb conditions (hip and knee, foot and ankle), sports injuries and general orthopaedic trauma.

Dr Kao is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, as well as a fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association. Prior to this he completed his Physiotherapy Degree at the University of Sydney and practiced as a physiotherapist for a couple of years. He is a current member of the Australian Foot and Ankle Society.

Dr Kao takes pride in the quality of care for all his patients. He is passionate with his work and his patients enjoy the friendly and easy to understand terminology used during consultations. Dr Kao strives for the best outcome for his patients and practices evidence based medicine. He is keen on research and has published and presented in multiple local and international peer-reviewed journals and meetings.

Special Interests

  • Foot and ankle surgery including bunions and arthritis of the foot and ankle
  • Hip and knee surgery including joint replacements for arthritis and other degenerative conditions
  • Knee reconstruction
  • Sports injuries
  • General orthopaedic trauma

Orthopaedic Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Children
  • Medico Legal
  • Research
  • Rural
  • Trauma
  • Hand
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Neuromuscular
  • Spine
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Sports
  • Elbow
  • Foot and Ankle
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
Professional Associations
  • RACS
  • AOA
Professional Qualifications
  • FRACS (Orth)
Photo of Surgeon
Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
Strathfield Plaza Level 2 Suite 20911 The Boulevarde, Strathfield, NSW, 2135, AustraliaP: 02 9053 8888F: 02 9053 8867E: info@drmarkkao.com.au