Mr Timothy Lynskey



Tim is a graduate of Otago Medical School. Following orthopaedic training in New Zealand he completed a Fellowship in Knee and Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital London before returning to Taranaki.


His current interests include all aspects of knee surgery, hip arthroplasty and education.


MB ChB 1974 Otago; FRACS 1983

Title or Designation

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Post-fellowship Training

His contributions to Orthopaedics have included 8 years on the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association Training Board including 5 years as the Censor, fifteen years as an Examiner for the Australasian College including 4 years as the Senior Examiner(NZ), Secretary and President of the Knee and Sports Surgery Society and 14 years as HOD Orthopaedics TDHB.
In 2015 he was elected to the Academy of Surgical Educations of The Australasian College of Surgeons.

Full NZ Registration Date

16 December 1975

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

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Contact Details

Mr Timothy Lynskey is available at the following services:

Private Services

Noradene Orthopaedics

This service is available at the following location:

85 - 87 Vivian St, New Plymouth

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hospital New Plymouth - Orthopaedic Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - New Plymouth