Doctor wins legal fight over defamatory website

A surgeon has won a legal battle to remove a "highly defamatory" website used in a disgruntled patient’s long campaign of harassment against him.

Sydney orthopaedic surgeon Dr Al Muderis performed a hip arthroscopy on Gerardo Mazzella, also known as Gerard Duncan, six years ago.

Following the procedure, Mr Mazzella launched a series of complaints against the surgeon claiming he was guilty of medical negligence and