Mr Stephen McGrath



MB BS 2007 Sydney; FRACS (Orth) 2018


Stephen was born and raised in the Manawatu before moving to study in Otago and completed medical school in Sydney. 

He was accepted into the Australian Orthopaedic Association Training Program which included placements in NSW, ACT and Western Australia. In 2017 he succesfully passed the fellowship examination and was admitted as a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. 

Stephen then went on to provide Locum Consultant services to Bunbury and Busselton hospitals before moving back to be closer to family in Aotearoa. He undertook further sub-specialty training in Waikato and the Bay of Plenty in trauma surgery, arthroplasty of the hip, shoulder and knee and finally paediatric surgery at Starship Children’s Hospital. 

Stephen is a skilled, caring and professional orthopaedic surgeon who focusses on excellent patient care and outcomes. He is an enthusiastic teacher and enjoys helping train and develop junior surgeons. 

Stephen is happy to see and treat sporting and arthritic conditions of the knee and shoulder, hip arthritis and any orthopaedic trauma excluding spine and complex foot & ankle. 


  • Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Knee and Shoulder Sports Surgery
  • Upper and Lower Limb Orthopaedic Trauma

Title or Designation

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Post-Fellowship Training


  • New Zealand Orthopaedic Association
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association

Full NZ Registration Date

10 December 2018

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Stephen McGrath is available at the following services:

Private Services

Stephen McGrath - Orthopaedic Surgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital - Orthopaedic Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital