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Orthopaedic Surgeon For Hip Replacement

Orthopaedic Surgeon For Hip Replacement

Mr Gary French – Among the best orthopaedic surgeons for hip replacement in Auckland

Biography

Born 1959 Paeroa New Zealand
Dairy farming background
Schooling in Paeroa completed 1977.
Sporting interests in rugby, cricket and indoor basketball – provincial age group representative in all.
Married in 1986, lives with Karen and 3 children in South Auckland.
Medical Training
- Auckland Medical School 1978 – 1983
- New Zealand Orthopaedic Training Scheme 1988 – 1991
- Graduated as “Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons” Dec 1991
Overseas Training
1992: Joint replacement surgery – Princess Margaret Rose Orthopaedic Hospital Edinburgh, Scotland
1993: Bone and soft tissue tumour surgery (Orthopaedic oncology) – Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Birmingham, England
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Positions
1994 – present – Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Counties Manukau DHB
Orthopaedic Oncologist – National Orthopaedic Oncology Services Counties Manukau DHB
1994- April 2009 Private orthopaedic surgery practice – The Orthopaedic Clinic, Mercy Hospital Epsom Auckland
April 2009 – present – Private orthopaedic surgery practice  Ormiston Orthopaedics Flat Bush Manukau
Positions and Affiliations
- Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Fellow of the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association
- Member of the International Society of Limb Salvage Surgery
- Review Panel – Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
- Board Member – Ormiston Surgical and Endoscopy Limited
- Credentialed surgeon at: Ormiston Hospital; MercyAscot Hospitals; Counties-Manukau DHB