Dr Davor Saravanja
Orthopaedic spinal surgeon
Dr Saravanja is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Australian Medical Association, the Australian Orthopaedic Association and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is also the Secretary of the Spine Society of Australia.
Following completion of his Orthopaedic training in Sydney, Dr Saravanja travelled to Vancouver, Canada to complete a fellowship in Complex Spine Surgery. He worked for over a year with world renowned spine surgeons Dr Marcel Dvorak, Dr Charles Fisher, Dr Michael Boyd, Dr Brian Kwon, Dr Scott Paquette, and Dr John Street at Vancouver General Hospital. Dr Saravanja also spent six months working with Dr Chris Reilly and Dr Firoz Miyanji at British Columbia’s Children’s Hospital, specialising in Paediatric Spinal Surgery.
Dr Saravanja specialises in patients with spinal problems, including those with complex deformity (scoliosis, kyphosis), tumours, degenerative, and paediatric spinal conditions.
Dr Saravanja runs an Australian Orthopaedic Association Fellowship Program whereby fully qualified surgeons from overseas train under Dr Saravanja for a period of one year, gaining further knowledge and education in the sub-specialty of Spine Surgery, and a Fellowship qualification.