In order to make an appointment, you will require a referral from your General Practitioner.


Once you have a referring letter from your doctor, you can make an appointment with a specific Mornington Orthopaedics surgeon.

This can be done by phoning the surgeon’s rooms directly.


Mr. Richard Large

Specialist in upper limb surgery (Shoulder and Elbow)
Phone: (03) 5976 0820
Fax: (03) 5976 0812

Mr. Brad Crick

Specialist in hip and knee surgery and trauma surgery
Phone: (03) 5976 0825
Fax: (03) 5970 5268

Mr. Peter Hamilton

Specialising in Hip and knee surgery, Trauma and selected foot and ankle surgery
Phone: (03) 5976 0877
Fax: (03) 5970 5266

Mr. Andrew Weber

Specialist in Shoulder, Knee and Elbow Surgery
Phone: (03) 5976 0866
Fax: (03) 5976 0858

Mr. Peter McCombe

Specialist in joint arthroplasty and general orthopaedic surgery
Phone: (03) 5976 0822
Fax: (03) 5976 0823

What to bring

Please arrive 10 minutes early for your appointment for registration and to fill in a health questionnaire if required.

Please note: a consultation fee will be payable on the day.
When you come for your appointment, please remember to bring the following:

  • Your letter of referral from your GP or referring doctor in your surgeon’s name
  • Medicare or Veterans Affairs card
  • Insurance information
  • Copies of operation records, medical records, and investigation reports from prior doctor visits.
  • The films or CD of x-ray, Ultrasounds, MRIs, CT scans
  • Copies of relevant medical information including your medication details, other diagnostic scans including blood tests, EMG studies, and any information from your physiotherapist (if applicable).


Telephone the relevant surgeon’s receptionist during business hours. Please cancel at least 1 day ahead so that your appointment time can be allocated to another patient who is seeking treatment.