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Profile

I graduated from Otago University Medical School in 1990 and the New Zealand Orthopaedic training programme in 2002, gaining my FRACS. During the training programme I spent 6 months in Toronto Canada, Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Invercargill.

I have been working at North Shore Hospital since January 2006 and my private practice is on the North Shore.

Interests

Conditions of the Hip:

  • Primary hip replacement
  • Revision hip replacement

 

Knee Arthritis and Sports Injuries

  • Primary knee replacement where I have an interest in computer assisted surgery
  • Unicompartment knee replacement
  • Revision knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • ACL reconstruction
  • Osteotomies around the knee
  • Patella stabilisation

 

Foot and Ankle Conditions

  • Ankle stabilisation
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Ankle fusion and ankle replacement
  • Hallux valgus correction and bunion surgery

Qualifications

MB ChB 1990 Otago; FRACS 2003

Title or Designation

Trauma, Knee Surgery, Foot and Ankle Arthroplasty, Revision Hip and Knee Surgery

Post-fellowship Training

I graduated from Otago University Medical School in 1990 and the New Zealand Orthopaedic training programme in 2002, gaining my FRACS. During the training programme I spent 6 months in Toronto Canada, Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Invercargill.

My post graduate training following this was:

  • 6 months doing Orthopaedic Trauma at Auckland Hospital
  • 6 months doing hip and knee replacement and complex revision surgery at Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
  • 6 months doing knee surgery (ACL reconstruction and sports injuries) at Chelsea Westminster Hospital in London, England
  • 6 months doing hip and knee replacement and complex revisions and computer navigation at Royal Melbourne and Epworth Hospitals, Melbourne
  • 6 months doing foot and ankle surgery at Royal Melbourne and Epworth Hospitals Melbourne, Australia.

I have been working at North Shore Hospital since January 2006 and my private practice is on the North Shore.

Full NZ Registration Date

6 January 1992

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Dean Schluter is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

North Shore Hospital

Freephone 0800 80 93 42 - Waitemata DHB residential areas only
Patient enquiries:
(09) 486 8930

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 486 8900

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Private Services

Mr Dean Schluter - Orthopaedic Surgeon

This service is available at the following locations:

Southern Cross Hospital - North Harbour

Silverdale Medical Centre, 7 Polarity Rise, Silverdale, Auckland

2 Fred Thomas Drive, Takapuna, Auckland

Public Services

The Elective Surgery Centre (ESC) - North Shore Hospital Campus, Waitematā DHB

This service is available at the following location:

North Shore Hospital

Private Surgical Services

North Shore Surgical Centre

This service is available at the following location:

213 Shakespeare Road, Takapuna, Auckland

Southern Cross Hospital North Harbour - Orthopaedic Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - North Harbour