MB ChB 1995 Otago; FRACS 2005


Dr Helen Rawlinson graduated from Otago Medical School in 1995 and completed her orthopaedic training in 2005.
She has completed 18 months fellowship training in foot and ankle surgery; six months with Matthew Tomlinson in Auckland and 12 months in Seattle, USA at the Sigvard T.Hansen Jr Foot and Ankle Institute.
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. Helen also consults in private at Cavendish Specialist Centre in South Auckland and Silverdale Medical Centre, North Auckland.



Helen's surgical expertise covers the following :
  • Sports / Trauma related injury to the Foot and Ankle
    • Arthroscopic and open surgery
    • Ligament reconstructive surgery
    • Tendon repairs and reconstructions
    • Rebalancing / realignment surgery
  • Degenerative disorders of the foot and ankle
    • Arthroscopic debridement
    • Realignment Surgery
    • Fusion / Arthrodesis
    • Ankle replacement
  • Sports and Degenerative disorders of the knee
    • Arthroscopic meniscectomy
    • Knee replacement.

Title or Designation

Foot & Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

17 February 1997

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact Details

Dr Helen Rawlinson is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following locations:

Cavendish Clinic, 175 Cavendish Drive, Manukau, Auckland

Silverdale Medical Centre, 7 Polarity Rise, Silverdale, Auckland

110 Grafton Road, Grafton, Auckland

Public Services

Auckland DHB Orthopaedics

This service is available at the following locations:

Auckland City Hospital

Greenlane Clinical Centre

Private Surgical Services

MercyAscot Orthopaedic Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Mercy Hospital, 98 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland