Hands are such an integral part of our life. Without complete and healthy function in your hands and fingers, daily tasks and activities can quickly become challenging, impacting our ability to live independently. Dr Turner is committed to helping her patients rehabilitate their hand function so they can return to living full and independent lives.
The decision to have surgery is not always straightforward. An important part of the decision is finding the right plastic surgeon for you. You should feel comfortable that you can trust your surgeon with your health and well-being. Different surgeons have different training, experience, and styles, and it is important that you choose one that makes you feel at ease.
Dr Alex Turner has international training and extensive experience as a Plastic and Reconstructive hand surgeon. She uses an evidence-based approach combined with the latest surgical techniques to achieve optimal outcomes for her patients.
As a Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon, Dr Turner specialises in the surgical treatment of a range of hand injuries and conditions. She completed postgraduate training in general, orthopaedic, and plastic surgery. Alex worked in some of London's most renowned plastic and reconstructive surgery units before coming to Australia in 2008 to work in major hospitals in Melbourne and Adelaide.
Aside from her technical skills and knowledge, she is also known for taking the time to get to know her patients and understand their concerns, lifestyle and needs. Dr Alex Turner takes a pragmatic yet amiable and empathetic approach to hand surgery. Her primary objective is to help you get back to the lifestyle you enjoy.
Dr Turner performs a range of surgeries to address hand injuries and conditions.
For further information on hand surgery visit the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons' website, here.