Dr James Mclean - Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr James Mclean - Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr James Mclean - Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr McLean manages all shoulder conditions

Dr McLean has a special interest in shoulder conditions and has advanced, international sub-specialty training in arthroscopic (key-hole) shoulder surgery; shoulder joint replacement surgery; and reconstructive shoulder surgery

Some common shoulder surgeries that Dr McLean performs:

  • All-arthroscopic, minimally-invasive rotator cuff repairs, stabilisations, labral tears, impingement and biceps surgery
  • Muscle-preserving approaches for total shoulder replacements and reverse total shoulder replacements
  • Revision shoulder replacement surgery
  • Bone transfer and structural bone grafting surgery for major instability
  • Tendon transfers and reconstructive surgery for “irreparable” shoulder disorders
  • All fractures (broken bones) around the humerus, scapula, glenoid and clavicle bones

Patient resources for shoulder conditions

Check out Dr Mclean’s articles on shoulder related information and post surgery information.

Many shoulder surgeries can be performed using minimally invasive techniques. Read more about arthroscopic surgery.

How bad is my shoulder condition?

These self assessment tests are helpful to measure how severe your shoulder condition is.

Detailed videos and articles for specific shoulder surgeries and conditions

These resources for more information about what is involved in various shoulder surgeries and diagnosing, and treating shoulder conditions.

Broken Bones & Injuries

Diseases & Conditions

Scapulothoracic Conditions

Sternoclavicular Conditions

Treatments & Surgeries

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