• Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle surgery

Areas of interest


Dr Geoff Tymms is a specialist Foot and Ankle surgeon. He has extensive experience in this field. He treats all foot and ankle problems but with particular interest in sporting ankle injuries, ankle reconstruction for damaged ligaments, arthroscopy (key hole surgery) and ankle replacement surgery for ankle arthritis. He also has interest in looking after patients with neurological issues causing deformity and instabilty. He enjoys caring for patients of all ages from teenagers to older people with arthritis and 'wear and tear' injuries, to help people get back to being active and pain free.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

OrthoSport Victoria

Level 5 89 Bridge Road
Richmond VIC 3121

Consulting Location

Union Road Specialist Centre

203 Union Road
Surrey Hills VIC 3127

Epworth locations


Epworth Richmond


  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 1995
  • FRACS (Ortho) 2004
  • FAOrth, Australian Orthopaedic Association, 2007

Education and training

  • Medical student teaching, Epworth Hospital
  • Senior clinical lecturer, Deakin University
  • University of Melbourne MBBS
  • Medical student teaching at Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgical registrar teaching/ supervision at Royal Melbourne Hosptial


  • Ankle replacement surgery

Professional Associations

  • AOA
  • Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • AMA
  • Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association member

Public Appointments

  • Royal Melbourne Hospital