Dr Michael Facek   |   MBBS (Hons), BSc (Neuro), FRACS

Orthopaedic Knee and Trauma Surgeon


COVID-19 Update Tuesday  31st March 2020

Elective surgery at John Flynn – STOPPED

Elective surgery at The Tweed – STOPPED

Elective surgery at Murwillumbah – STOPPED

All patients must take standard precautions and self isolate or present to a fever clinic if symptoms arise. Do not attend rooms for consults if you have travelled from overseas, or have a fever/cough. Avoid bringing family members along where possible.

We are increasingly arranging for remote consults via telephone or video-conference. For those wishing to video-consult, see instructions (pdf) on the “CONTACTS” page.


Dr Michael Facek was locally trained, attending medical school at the University of Sydney. He undertook further orthopaedic training in Sydney and several regions of northern NSW, and went on secondment to The Shriner’s Hospital, Portland, Oregon, USA. He undertook sub-specialty training in sports and arthroplasty knee surgery with Associate Prof Leo Pinczewski AM at the North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic (NSOSMC) at the Mater Hospital, Sydney.

He has appointments at John Flynn Private Hospital and St Vincent’s Private Hospital, and temporary locum positions at Tweed Heads and Murwillumbah Hospitals, and Lismore Base Hospital.

Appointments can be made at the John Flynn Hospital Rooms or at the Byron Bay Specialist Clinic.


Phone: (07) 5611 5050

Email: enquiries@drmichaelfacek.com.au

Address: Suite 4A, Medical Centre, John Flynn Private Hospital, Tugun, QLD 4224

Provider: 2881125K (Medical Objects)