Dr James McLean is a specialist orthopaedic surgeon performing shoulder and upper limb surgery, with a particular interest in joint replacement and minimally invasive arthroscopic (key-hole) surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. He manages patient conditions associated with arthritis, trauma and sports injuries; with a focus on shoulder arthritis and rotator cuff disease. His primary goal is to obtain the best possible outcome for his patients and their family.
Dr McLean graduated from the University of Adelaide Medical School in 2004. Prior to commencing practice, he completed 9 years of post-graduate surgical training. During this time he travelled extensively, obtaining additional experience from centres of orthopaedic excellence in Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and the USA.
Dr McLean was awarded the higher degree of Master of Surgery in 2010. He has a keen interest in research and has accepted several scholarships, grants and prizes for his published work, including several “Best Paper” awards. Dr McLean’s practice has evolved to include the development of new methods of diagnosis and treatment. He continues to contribute to research and teaching through his clinical appointment at the University of Adelaide.
Visit Dr McLean's website - www.jmclean.com.au
He has a particular interest in arthroscopic (key-hole) surgery, joint replacement surgery, and microsurgery. He has advanced sub-specialty training in shoulder and upper limb surgery and renders comprehensive patient care for problems of the shoulder, elbow, wrist & hand.
Some common shoulder surgeries that Dr McLean performs:
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Darwin Private Hospital
Tiwi NT 0810
Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
If you require urgent medical attention outside of these hours call triple 0 or present to either Royal Darwin Hospital or Palmerston Regional Hospital.
Darwin Private Hospital has a dedicated carpark with 2 hours free parking using a ticket pay and display system.
A bus stop is located at the front entrance of the hospital precinct. For timetables visit Transport NT or call 08 8924 7666.
Disabled parking bays are available. The clinic is fully accessible.