Dr William Talbot

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Shoulder, Knee & Trauma

Dr William Talbot is an experienced and trusted orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in the management of shoulder and knee conditions in both adults and children. 

Dr Talbot is also a leading specialist in orthopaedic trauma surgery, offering a range of solutions for injuries and fractures caused by traumatic events. 

His unique understanding of acute and chronic shoulder and knee problems across all age groups highlights his versatility in treating these conditions, making him one of the Gold Coast’s most highly sought-after physicians. 

Dr Talbot has dedicated his illustrious career to applying an evidence based care approach to patients who wish to maintain a high level of functionality. 

He is also passionate about taking an integrative approach to patient care to ensure healthcare providers are working together to achieve the best outcome for patients.

Dr Talbot is currently the Visiting Medical Officer at Pindara Private Hospital, Gold Coast Private Hospital and John Flynn Private Hospital. He is also the Senior Medical Officer at both Gold Coast University Hospital and Robina Hospital. 

With a young family of his own, Dr Talbot is renowned for his ability to establish a rapport with children and provide great support and empathy to their families.


  • Shoulder Impingement/ Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Tendon Repair
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Frozen Shoulder/Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Calcific Tendonitis


  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Unicompartmental Knee Replacement
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Meniscal repair
  • ACL Reconstruction & Rehabilitation
  • Multi Ligament Reconstruction
  • Sports injuries incl. Acute Sports injury management


  • Hand/Wrist/Metacarpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fractures
  • Radial Head Fractures
  • Olecranon Fractures
  • Acute Sporting Injuries