Dr Janus Schaumkel
I am a New Zealand trained orthopaedic surgeon, with extensive experience in fulltime private practice since 2008. I specialise in knee and hip joint replacements, and all knee reconstructive surgery, in particular sports knee arthroscopy and ACL reconstruction. I have a particular interest in computer navigated robotic assisted knee replacement surgery.
I was born and raised on the North Shore in Auckland. I graduated from Auckland Medical School in 1997, and then completed my specialist orthopaedic training in 2005. This was followed by more specialised fellowship training in knee and hip surgery overseas in London, UK, and Perth, Western Australia.
Dr Schaumkel visits us every 4 weeks on a Wednesday. To book an appointment please phone 09 523 2760. You can also visit his website (https://www.aucklandhipandkneesurgery.co.nz/).
Dr Shihab Faraj
I am a full time private consultant orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty training in upper limb surgery. I have a particular interest in disorders of the hand, elbow and shoulder but I will happily see patients with any orthopaedic conditions. I will also be happy to assist in the care of patients following accidents covered under ACC.
Dr Faraj visits us fortnightly on a Thursday. Phone us on 09 427 9997 to book an appointment.
Dr Melissa Rossaak
I’ll be assisting Silverdale Medical with the management of their patients with acute injuries as well as elective orthopaedic problems.
I graduated from WITS, Johannesburg with my primary medical qualification in 1997. I moved to New Zealand in 2000 and completed my specialist orthopaedic training in 2011 gaining a Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. My special interests are, Knee arthroplasty (computer navigated), Knee arthroscopy and Foot and ankle surgery
Dr Rossaak visits us fortnightly on a Tuesday. Phone us on 09 427 9997 to book an appointment.
Dr Helen Rawlinson
Helen works as a consultant in orthopaedic surgery at Auckland City Hospital focusing on adult orthopaedic trauma, adult foot & ankle surgery, hip & knee arthroplasty as well as other general orthopaedic surgery.
Dr Rawlinson visits us Fortnightly on a Friday. To book an appointment phone 09 523 2768 .
Dr Dean Schluter
I graduated from Otago University Medical School in 1990 and the New Zealand Orthopaedic training programme in 2002, gaining my FRACS. During the training programme I spent 6 months in Toronto Canada, Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Invercargill.
My post graduate training following this was:
6 months doing Orthopaedic Trauma at Auckland Hospital
6 months doing hip and knee replacement and complex revision surgery at Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
6 months doing knee surgery (ACL reconstruction and sports injuries) at Chelsea Westminster Hospital in London, England
6 months doing hip and knee replacement and complex revisions and computer navigation at Royal Melbourne and Epworth Hospitals, Melbourne
6 months doing foot and ankle surgery at Royal Melbourne and Epworth Hospitals Melbourne, Australia.
I have been working at North Shore Hospital since January 2006 and my private practice is on the North Shore.
Dr Schluter visits us every four weeks on a Thursday. Phone 09 484 0040 to book an appointment.
Dr Bill Farrington
My practice is specialised to hip and knee surgery, with an emphasis on accurate implant positioning and bone and joint preservation.
Dr Farrington visits us monthly on a Thursday. Visit his website Dr Bill Farrington or phone 09 484 0045 to book an appointment.
Dr. Mike Hanlon
I have an established practice and experience in all aspects of knee surgery. My interest in musculoskeletal oncology has provided a vast experience in complex reconstruction surgery around the knee and limb salvage techniques.
Dr. Hanlon visits us fortnightly on a Friday. To book an appointment phone 09 307 4283.
Dr. Rupert Van Rooyen
Mr Van Rooyen is an orthopaedic surgeon specialising in:
hip and knee replacement
computer navigated knee replacement
lower limb surgery
Dr Van Rooyen visits us 4 weekly on a Monday. to book an appointment phone 09 280 3344.