MB ChB 1976 Otago; FRACS 1984


Mr Atkinson did his under graduate studies at Otago University with post graduate training in Wellington, London and Leeds.

He is a past president of the New Zealand Knee Society and past president of the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association.


Denis has special interests in arthritic surgery for the knee and hip joints, and particular interests in sports injuries and general surgery of the knee joint.

  • Foot & Ankle
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Arthroscopy
  • Joint Replacement

Title or Designation

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

2 December 1977

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

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Contact Details

Mr Denis Atkinson is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Royston Hospital, 500 Southland Road, Raureka, Hastings