Welcome to AOPA

The Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association Ltd. (AOPA) is the peak professional body representing orthotist/prosthetists in Australia.

AOPA self regulates the profession and sets standards and codes which are upheld by the membership.

Currently AOPA has over 400 members and represents more than 75% of all practicing orthotist/prosthetists in Australia.

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  • Release of Clinical Specialty Fact Sheets

    15th Nov 16

    AOPA has partnered with a range of experts in Orthotics and Prosthetics to develop a series of Clinical Specialty Fact Sheets. 

    The Fact Sheets clearly explain the vital work of Orthotist/Prosthetists in a way that is both easy to understand and share amongst the community. We encourage you to share these widely.

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  • Prosthetist/Orthotist, Gde 1, Southern Prosthetics & Orthotics

    Unanderra, NSW

    Posted: 1 December 2016

    A full time employment opportunity exists for a Grade 1 Prosthetist/Orthotist to join a friendly and highly motivated team of both clinical and technical staff. Southern Prosthetics and Orthotics (SPAO) is an Ottobock clinical facility located on the beautiful NSW South Coast. SPAO has a long standing reputation for excellent patient care, serving a wide range of clients at both local and regional clinics.

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  • Prosthetist/Orthotist, La Trobe Regional Hospital

    Gippsland, Vic

    Posted: 30 November 2016

    An opportunity exists for a suitable qualified person to join our team as a Prosthetist/Orthotist (Grade 2 or 3 based on experience). The position is offered as a 12 month fixed term, full time contract.  

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  • Prosthetist Orthotist, RCH Melbourne

    Melbourne, Vic

    Posted: 28 November 2016

    The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals and is committed to providing outstanding care to children and their families.
    The Orthotic and Prosthetic (O & P) Department at RCH is seeking a motivated and passionate full time Prosthetist/Orthotist to join their dynamic team. The applicant will exhibit a ‘can do’ attitude, have a passion for knowledge and a willingness to learn, and be driven to improving the lives of patients and their families. We are looking for someone with at least two years of clinical prosthetic experience with either adults or children.

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June 2015 | Volume 15 - Issue 2

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