General Manager Paula Murray
3 Brightside Rd, Epsom, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
Reception Phone 09 925 4200

Mr Simon Young

MB ChB 2001 Otago; FRACS (Orth) 2011

Practising at

Brightside (Auckland)
North Harbour (Auckland)


Orthopaedic Surgery

Full NZ Registration Date

06 December 2002

Private Services

Axis Sports Medicine Specialists

Physical address:261 Morrin Road
Saint Johns

(09) 521 9846

(09) 521 9850

Healthlink EDI: usportak

Simon Young - Knee and Sports Surgery

Physical address:Northern Clinic - Southern Cross North Harbour Campus
212 Wairau Road
Wairau Valley

(09) 521 9849

973 5006

Healthlink EDI: usportak

Special Clinical Interest(s)

  • Knee surgery
  • Sports surgery

Professional Profile

Simon Young is an orthopaedic surgeon specialising in surgery of the knee. He sees both private and ACC patients at Axis Sports Medicine on the North Shore, and at his Ponsonby Clinic.

Simon is a Senior Lecturer in Orthopaedics at Auckland University, and has a Consultant public appointment at North Shore Hospital. He maintains a keen research interest, currently completing his doctoral thesis on prevention of infection in knee surgery.  He is the author of over 30 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters on orthopaedic surgery.

Read more about Simon's achievements here

Post Fellowship Training

After completing orthopaedic surgical training in New Zealand Simon went on to work in the USA, completing a Sports Medicine fellowship at Stanford University and an Arthroplasty fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. While at Stanford he served as Team Physician at the Stanford Sports Medicine Clinic, providing orthopaedic care to the San Francisco 49ers NFL team and Stanford College Football team and was an attending physician at the Rose Bowl. 

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Other Specialists in Orthopaedic Surgery

Mr Simon Manners

Mr Paul Monk

Associate Professor Pitto

  • State DMS 1987 Catholic U Rome; PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery) 1998 Erlangen 1998
  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Mr Peter Hucker

Mr Michael Flint

Mr Shaneel Deo

Mr Michael Caughey

Mr Clayton Brown

Mr Rupert Van Rooyen

Mr Dean Mistry

Mr Kevin Karpik

Mr Alastair Hadlow

Mr Adam Durrant

Mr Clayton Chan

Mr Adam Dalgleish

Mr Stewart Walsh

Mr Janus Schaumkel

Mr Michael Rosenfeldt

Mr Craig Ball

Mr Chris Fougere

Mr Shihab Faraj

Mr Matthew Debenham

Mr Tony Danesh-Clough

Mr Brendan Coleman


Visiting hours: 11am - 8pm

3 Brightside Rd, Epsom, Auckland 1023
PO Box 26064, Epsom, Auckland, 1344

Phone: 09 925 4200

Email Brightside (Auckland)