Dr Hatcher was educated in England and received his medical qualifications from the University of Leeds. He underwent surgical training there becoming a member of both the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of England and of Edinburgh. He moved to Queensland in 2001 and continued his advanced Orthopaedic training. He was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2009. From January 2009 – 2010 he returned to England to undertake further advanced training in foot and ankle surgery. This 12 month Fellowship added to his experience in all aspects of adult foot and ankle surgery including ankle joint replacement, arthroscopic surgery, deformity correction and management of trauma.
Dr Hatcher’s practice focuses on foot, ankle and knee surgery and he provides a service dealing with deformity, arthritis, sports and trauma surgery of the lower limbs.
He is a member of the Australian Foot and Ankle Society and a Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association and a Certified Independent Medical Examiner (ABIME).