Dr James Mclean - Ortopaedic Surgeon
Dr James Mclean - Ortopaedic Surgeon
Dr James Mclean - Ortopaedic Surgeon

Arthritis & Joint Replacement

Dr McLean manages conditions associated with joint arthritis

Dr McLean has a special interest in joint arthritis and has advanced, international sub-specialty training in arthroscopic (key-hole) arthritis-prevention surgery; joint replacement surgery; and joint preservation surgery.

Dr McLean accepted a 12-month Arthritis Australia / Zimmer Scholarship to help support his international Fellowship training in Canada. This increased his expertise in joint-preserving arthritis surgery and upper limb joint replacement surgery.

Some common arthritis-related surgeries that Dr McLean performs:

  • Minimally-invasive, arthroscopic (key-hole) surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist & knee joints
  • Joint preserving surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist & knee joints
  • Muscle-preserving approaches for total shoulder replacement and reverse total shoulder replacement surgery
  • Revision shoulder & elbow joint replacement surgery
  • Partial & Total elbow replacement surgery
  • Wrist replacement & fusion surgery
  • Hand & finger joint replacement & fusion surgery

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