- Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr Richard Harbury is an Orthopaedic Surgeon who has practiced in Newcastle and Maitland since 2005. After initial medical training in the UK, he undertook specialist and post fellowship orthopaedic training in Newcastle and Sydney. This entailed 14 years medical and surgical study prior to specialist practice. His particular areas of subspecialisation are:
- Sports medicine/reconstructions of the knee
- Joint replacement of the hip and knee
- Pathology of the shoulder
After patient’s are fully evaluated, he aims to optimally educate them about their presenting problem and the appropriate treatments available. In this way they may be best informed to participate in their preferred method of treatment.
He has a commitment to ongoing education of doctors and allied health professionals and supervises Orthopaedic Registrars during their training. He was formerly the Head of Orthopaedic Surgical Training at The Maitland Hospital. He is dedicated to maintaining and improving his own knowledge by undertaking regular audit, research and further surgical education, complying fully with the CPD requirement of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.
More details and patient information are available on the website: richardharbury.com.au or newcastleorthopaedics.com.au.
- MBCHB FRCS(Ed) FRACS FAOrth A