Dr Joe Hockley

dr-steve-baker-pic Dr Joe Hockley

Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

Joe is a Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon with over 10 years of clinical experience. He graduated medicine from the University of Newcastle in 2002 and completed his surgical Fellowship, the FRACS – Vascular,with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2014. He also dida mini-fellowship in Paediatric Vascular Surgery at Great Ormond St Hospital, London.

His clinical training included positions at RPA Hospital Sydney, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Royal Perth Hospital, The Royal Infirmary Edinburgh and The Princess Alexandra Hospital Brisbane.

He is a Consultant Vascular and Endovascular surgeon at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, where he is also Supervisor of Vascular Training and a member of the State Sarcoma Service.

He is a Consultant to the Perth Children’s Hospital and King Edward Memorial Hospital.

Joe consults privately at the Hollywood Specialist Centre, the Wexford Medical Centre, Murdoch, and at Madeley. He operates primarily at Hollywood Private Hospital,SJOG Murdoch and the Mount Hospital.

Joe has extensive experience and an interest in the minimally invasive (endovascular) treatment of complex aortic aneurysm repair, both in the abdomen and thorax. He works at the forefront of new and emerging developments in the management of peripheral vascular disease, which facilitates his management of complex occlusions in the legs, and ulcers of the legs with a particular interest in diabetic feet.

He is also very experienced in the treatment of Thoracic Outlet syndrome.

Joe is regularly invited to speak at national and international conferences on aspects of aneurysm repair and revascularisation of the leg, especially newly introduced devices.

He is involved in research undertaken at the Heart and Vascular Research Institute at the Harry Perkin’s Institute (on the Sir Charles Gairdner campus), and is an Adjunct Clinical Senior Lecturer at Curtin University.


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