MB ChB 2006 Auckland; FRACS (Orth) 2014


After graduating from University of Auckland Medical School in 2005, Simon successfully completed the New Zealand Orthopaedics Association’s training program and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2014.

Along with his family, he then spent two years overseas sub-specialising in adult spinal pathologies; firstly at the Austin Hospital in Melbourne and then at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Canada.

Simon has a public appointment as an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon at Counties Manakau DHB, where he has been working since returning to New Zealand in 2017.


Simon has an interest in all aspects of spinal pathology and treatment, both non-operative and operative, performing procedures on the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine.

Title or Designation

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

11 January 2007

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Simon Manners is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Brightside Hospital

Surgeons can be contacted at their private consultation rooms.

Private Services

The Orthopaedic Clinic

This service is available at the following location:

Mercy Specialist Centre, 100 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland

Public Services

Counties Manukau Health Orthopaedics

This service is available at the following locations:

Middlemore Hospital

Manukau SuperClinicâ„¢

Manukau Surgery Centre

Private Surgical Services

Ormiston Hospital Orthopaedic Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Ormiston Hospital, 125 Ormiston Road, Flat Bush, Auckland