Melbourne Shoulder and Elbow Centre

31 Normanby St Brighton 3186

Surgical Procedures

Mr Brendan Soo specialises in orthopaedic surgery of the shoulder and elbow. He has undertaken international sub-speciality training in shoulder and elbow surgery and uses advanced arthroscopic (key-hole) techniques. The majority of surgeries are performed arthroscopically, including rotator cuff tendon injuries and shoulder reconstructions.


  • Shoulder replacement
    • Anatomical shoulder replacement
    • Reverse shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
    • Rotator cuff repair
    • Subacromial decompression - shoulder impingement
    • Frozen shoulder - capsular release and manipulation
    • Acromioclavicular (AC) joint resection
    • Acromioclavicular (AC) joint stabilisation and reconstruction
  • Shoulder stabilisation & reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic shoulder stabilisation (anterior/posterior)
    • Arthroscopic SLAP repair
    • Bone graft procedures (Latarjet)


  • Elbow replacement
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Elbow ligament repair and reconstruction
  • Distal biceps tendon repair
  • Tennis/Golfer's elbow release
  • Nerve release and transposition


  • Carpal tunnel release
  • De Quervain's release


  • Upper limb fractures and dislocations, including shoulder, elbow and wrist