Joe Brownlee - Orthopaedic Services Auckland - Hip, Knee, Foot & Ankle
Private Service, Orthopaedics
Mr. Joe Brownlee qualified in medicine (MB ChB) from Otago University in 1981. Joe also has a BSc. degree in physiology from Otago University.
Joe’s orthopaedic surgical training was in New Zealand and Edinburgh. Joe has been in private orthopaedic practice in Auckland from 1991 and has specialised in surgery of the lower limb since 1995.
Our practice specialises in surgery of the lower limb: hips, knees, feet and ankles.
Joe’s particular interests are in:
- Arthroscopic knee and ankle surgery
- Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction
- Achilles tendon problems
- Bunion correction surgery
- Full (total) and partial (unicompartment) knee replacement
- Patellofemoral (kneecap) disorders
- Ceramic-on-ceramic hip joint replacement
We strive to offer a friendly, flexible, and easily accessible service to provide exceptional care for our patients. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are happy to offer telephone consultations.
Mr Brownlee consults in Remuera, Henderson, Westgate and Three Kings (see details on left of page) and operates at the Auckland Surgical Centre (St. Mark’s Road, Remuera) and the Ascot Hospital (Greenlane).
Rachel is Joe’s P.A. and the practice manager. She comes from Berkshire, England, and has over 20 years orthopaedic surgical practice experience. She has also had previous private medical practice experience in London.
Other conditions that sit under the spectrum of orthopaedics are metabolic conditions, neurological and inflammatory conditions.
Please feel free to get in touch with us regarding appointment requests, pre/post-operative questions or any general queries.
When you attend your appointment, please bring with you:
Healthlink EDI: oscoorth
101 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland
Primary Office: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Three Kings Plaza, 536 Mount Albert Road, Three Kings, Auckland
Alternate Thursday and Friday Mornings
131 Lincoln Road, Henderson, Auckland
Westgate Medical Centre, 13E Maki Street, Westgate, Auckland
Procedures / Treatments
Hip replacement surgery is undertaken when the joint surfaces in the hip are worn and the pain from the hip is not manageable by medication.… More
Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate ligament reconstruction has become a much more refined procedure over the past 30 years.… More
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Achilles Tendon Disorders
Most Achilles tendon disorders do not require surgical treatment, however, surgical treatment may be required for certain problems.… More
Over the last 30 years a large number of orthopaedic procedures on joints have been performed using an arthroscope, where a fiber optic telescope is used to look inside the joint.… More
For elderly patients joint replacement surgery is commonly required to treat damaged joints from wearing out, arthritis or other forms of joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis.… More
The division of a crooked or bent bone to improve alignment of the limb.… More
Soft Tissue (Muscles, Tendons and Ligaments)
In many cases tendons will be lengthened to improve the muscle balance around a joint or tendons will be transferred to give overall better joint function.… More
Advice for Patients Following Surgery
Please click on the link for post-surgery advice. More
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101 Remuera Road: there is outside parking off Remuera Road and undercover parking accessible from Remuera Rd and St. Mark’s Road.
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