Hand & Upper Limb

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Michael Kalamaras

BSc (anat), BMBS, FRACS (ortho), FAOrthA

Dr. Michael Kalamaras 

Is an orthopaedic surgeon who practises on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. He specialises in hand and upper limb orthopaedic surgery. This includes problems in the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder.

He treats most upper limb conditions including pain and discomfort, joint stiffness and instability, nerve compression, sports injuries, fracture fixation, microsurgery for major trauma and amputations, deformity correction and hand tumours, as well as joint replacement and reconstruction for arthritis.

Dr Kalamaras treats adults and children, and has a special interest in arthroscopic (key hole) surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and carpal tunnel.

Areas of Speciality


Endoscopic & Reconstructive hand and peripheral nerve surgery, microsurgery, and hand joint replacement surgery.


Arthroscopic, reconstructive and replacement wrist surgery.


Arthroscopic, reconstructive and replacement elbow surgery.


Arthroscopic, reconstructive and replacement shoulder surgery.

Common Conditions

Dr Michael Kalamaras specialises in endoscopic, reconstructive and replacement surgery of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder.  Below are some common conditions and areas of specialty.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Distal Radius Fractures

Ganglion Cyst

Trigger Finger

Basal Joint Arthritis

Cupital Tunnel Syndrome

Finger Fractures

Shoulder Reconstruction