Mr Pete Devane



Peter's special interest is in primary and revision surgery for Total Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Trauma Reconstruction. Mr Devane is nationally and internationally recognised for his research involving modes of failure of Total Hip Replacement and Polyethylene Wear.

Specialist Training: 

A graduate of Otago University who then completed specialist training in Orthopaedics in New Zealand and post graduate training as an Arthroplasty Fellow in London, Ontario, Canada. He is a Senior Lecturer in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Wellington School of Medicine, and is a Consultant Surgeon at Wellington and Wakefield Hospitals.


  • Arthroscopy
  • Hip
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee


MB ChB 1983 Otago; FRACS 1990

Title or Designation

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

5 December 1984

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

Healthlink EDI


Contact Details

Mr Pete Devane is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Peter Devane - Orthopaedic Surgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Specialist Medical Centre, 99 Rintoul Street, Newtown, Wellington

Public Services

Capital & Coast DHB Orthopaedic Service

This service is available at the following location:

Wellington Hospital - Nga Puna Waiora

General Enquiries: (04) 385 5999
Fax: (04) 385 5856

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (04) 385 5999

Private Surgical Services

Wakefield Hospital - Orthopaedic Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Hospital

Toll Free Phone: 0800 WAKEFIELD (0800 925 334)