General Manager Gerda Du Preez
9 St Marks Rd, Remuera, Auckland 1050, New Zealand
Reception Phone 09 925 4700

Mr Robert Elliott

MB ChB 2003 Otago; FRACS (Orth) 2014

Practising at

Auckland Surgical Centre
North Harbour (Auckland)


Orthopaedic Surgery

Full NZ Registration Date

03 December 2004

Private Services

Axis Sports Medicine Specialists

Physical address:261 Morrin Road
Saint Johns

(09) 521 9846

(09) 521 9850

Healthlink EDI: usportak

Special Clinical Interest(s)

  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports and Reconstruction Surgery

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Professional Profile

Dr Rob Elliott is a New Zealand trained orthopaedic surgeon who offers specialist care of shoulder, elbow, hip and knee injuries and degenerative conditions. 

He performs joint preservation, reconstruction and replacement when non-operative measures have been exhausted or immediate surgery is required. 

Specialty procedures performed by Dr Elliott include keyhole (arthroscopic) rotator cuff repair, shoulder and hip labral repair, knee ACL reconstruction, meniscectomy and meniscal repair, minimally invasive total hip replacement via a Direct Anterior Approach (DAA), computer navigated total knee replacement, and elbow arthroscopy. 

Rob completed his medical degree in 2003 and worked as a resident doctor in New Zealand, Australia and Ireland. He began working in orthopaedics in Ireland in 2007. He completed a Diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine, through the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, in 2008. Following this he returned to New Zealand to compete for a position on the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association’s training program. He began formal orthopaedic training in 2009 and passed the final fellowship exams in 2014.

Dr Elliott completed two years of fellowship subspecialty training in:

  • Computer-guided knee replacement and total hip replacement - North Shore Hospital, Auckland
  • Shoulder arthroscopy and arthroplasty with Professor Alex Castagna - Humanitas Hospital, Milan, Italy
  • Sports knee surgery with Andy Williams and Simon Ball - Fortius Clinic (FIFA accredited) and Chelsea Westminster Hospital, London, UK
  • Shoulder and Elbow arthroscopy and arthroplasty with Ass Prof Simon Bell and Richard Dallalana - Melbourne Shoulder and Elbow centre and Park Clinic, Melbourne, Australia
  • Hip arthroscopy and Direct Anterior Approach (DAA) hip replacement with Phong Tran - SOS Clinic and Western Health, Melbourne, Australia

Post Fellowship Training

Team Involvement and Achievements:

  • 2016: Orthopaedic Fellow to Richard Dallalana, shoulder surgeon to Melbourne Storm NRL team, Melbourne
  • 2015: Orthopaedic Fellow to Andy Williams, Orthopaedic surgeon to England football team, Wembley Stadium
  • 2013: Match day doctor Wellington lions, Westpac trust Stadium
  • 2012: Team doctor to the Tasman Makos professional rugby team
  • 2005: Camp doctor at Grajagan surf camp (G-Land), Java, Indonesia
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Other Specialists in Orthopaedic Surgery

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Dr Stephanie Van Dijck

Mr Thomas Maxwell

Mr Rupesh Puna

Mr Andrew Johnston

Mr Paul Monk

Mr Shaneel Deo

Mr Michael Caughey

Mr Clayton Brown

Dr Josie Sinclair

Mr Bruce Twaddle

Mr Jeremy Stanley

Mr Stewart Walsh

Mr Chris Taylor

Mr Tim Tasman-Jones

Mr Matthew Tomlinson

Mr Richard Street

Ms Karen Smith

Mr Michael Rosenfeldt

Mr John Mutu-Grigg

Mr Warren Leigh

Mr Wolfgang Heiss-Dunlop

Mr Michael Hanlon

Mr Chris Fougere

Mr Rodney Gordon

Mr Duncan Ferguson

Mr Shihab Faraj

Mr Matthew Debenham

Mr Tony Danesh-Clough

Mr Brendan Coleman

Mr Joe Brownlee

Auckland Surgical Centre

Visiting hours: 9am - 8pm

9 St Marks Road, Remuera, Auckland,1050
PO Box 99 969, Newmarket, Auckland,1149

Phone: 09 925 4700
Fax: 09 925 4701

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