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Research

Dr Young is active in research largely through his appointment as Director Of Orthopaedics at Hunter New England Health. Areas of interest includes:

  • Effect of alignment on hip and knee replacement outcomes
  • Influence of surgical approach on hip replacement function and outcome
  • Treatment of childhood supracondylar fractures
  • Effectiveness of debridement in compound fractures
  • Outcomes of midfoot fracture dislocations
  • Timing of surgery in Charcot foot
  • Outcome of internal fixation in distal radial fractures
  • Treatment of tendo Achilles rupture
  • Early return of function for hip and knee replacement
  • Better pain relief for orthopaedic patients