MB ChB 1988 Otago; FRACS 1997


Hugh Blackley is a New Zealand trained orthopaedic surgeon with overseas subspecialty training in lower limb surgery. He has postgraduate training in hip and knee replacement surgery in particular complex joint replacement and revision (repeat) joint replacement surgery. Mr Blackley was Involved in the first use of computer assisted surgery (CAOS) in New Zealand and minimally invasive surgery (MIS) joint replacement surgery and carried out the first hip resurfacing in New Zealand.

Mr Blackley has been an orthopaedic specialist at Auckland City Hospital since 1999 where he is also involved in Clinical Research and Fellowship Training. He has been in private practice since 1999.


Mr Blackley has a major focus on the surgical management of arthritis, joint reconstruction and joint replacement surgery with special clinical interest in:
  • Birmingham Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip and Knee Joint Replacement
  • Complex Joint Replacement
  • Revision Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement in Young Patient
  • Complex Revision Joint Replacement
  • Hip and Knee Surgery
  • Infected Joint Replacements
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Minimal Incision Surgery
  • Computer Navigation Surgery
  • Gender Specific Knee Replacement

Title or Designation

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

24 November 1989

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

Healthlink EDI


Contact Details

Mr Hugh Blackley is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross North Harbour Hospital

Phone: (09) 925 4400
Fax: (09) 925 4434

E-mail: northharbour@southerncrosshospitals.co.nz

Location details here

Surgeons can be contacted directly at their private consultation rooms.

Private Services

Hugh Blackley - Orthopaedic Arthritis & Joint Reconstructive Surgeon

This service is available at the following locations:

101 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland

Northern Clinic - Southern Cross North Harbour Campus, 212 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley, 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:

Ascot Hospital, 90 Green Lane East, Remuera, Auckland