Meet Dr Jason Beer
Dr Jason K Beer
FRACS(Orth), FAOA, CIME, MBBS(QLD), BSc(Biomed)(QLD)
Staff Specialist Gold Coast University & Robina Hospitals
Visiting Medical Officer Pindara Private Hospital
Senior Lecturer Griffith and Bond Universities
Upon completion of his intern year, Dr Beer went on to spend the next 8 years working in Orthopaedics, training in all aspects of Tertiary level care at posts including the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Royal Brisbane and Royal Children’s Hospitals, Mater Adult’s and Mater Children’s Hospitals, Toowoomba, Gold Coast and Brisbane Private Hospitals.
Upon completing his Orthopaedic Fellowship, Dr Beer took up a Staff Specialist Position at the Gold Coast University and Robina Hospitals.
Following 18 months of specialist practice, Dr Beer undertook further sub-specialty training in all aspects of knee surgery with world renowned knee surgeon, Dr Peter Myers. His Fellowship centered on sporting injuries of the knee, knee arthroplasty, arthroscopy, osteotomy and meniscal transplantation. Dr Beer gained important experience treating professional and elite amateur athletes.
In addition to knee surgery, Dr Beer regularly performs hip replacement, ankle arthroscopy and reconstruction.
Further to his adult practice, Dr Beer had for a number of years supervised the Paediatric Orthopaedic Clinic at the Gold Coast University Hospital. He continues to have a special interest in paediatric knee conditions and injuries treating them both in the private and public sector.
Dr Beer continues to hold a public post and is actively involved in the training of Orthopaedic registrars and junior medical officers. He holds the title of Senior Lecturer in Orthopaedics at both Bond and Griffith Universities.
Dr Beer is involved in multiple research projects centered on cartilage repair, meniscal transplantation, knee replacement, and soft tissue reconstruction