Easter Room Closure


Hunter Knee + Shoulder Clinic will be closed from Friday 19th April to Monday 22nd April for the Easter Break. For any concerns please see your General Practitioner, for emergencies please attend your nearest Emergency Department. 


Attendance at "Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy Surgical Skills Training Course", Munich


In September Dr Osborne was one of five Australian surgeons invited to attend this course. The focus was on advanced techniques for treating both Rotator Cuff tears and instability pathologies.


Pre-operative Physiotherapy 


Darren Glendenning (B.App.Sc (Physiotherapy), M. Sports Phty, APA Sports Physiotherapist) has started seeing Dr Osborne's patients in preparation for their surgery. Darren is a very experienced physiotherapist who has a particular interest in shoulder and knee injuries including pre and post-operative rehabilitation. 


Patient Appointments

  • Private and public patient consultations in rooms                                           
  • Appointments available for both East Maitland and Newcastle
  • Shoulder and knee consultations only


We offer comprehensive management of knee and shoulder problems. Recommendations may be non-operative, however should you decide on surgery, some of the procedures the doctor performs are listed below.


  • Knee replacement
  • Knee reconstruction
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • ACL/MCL repair
  • Total shoulder replacement
  • Repair of dislocation
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Fracture Clinic