Dr Allan Young

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Orthopaedic Surgery


MBBS, MSpMed, PhD, FRACS (Orth), FAOrthoA


Dr Allan Young is an experienced and highly qualified orthopaedic surgeon specialising in shoulder surgery.

Dr Young has a special interest in arthroscopic surgery for rotator cuff repair, shoulder reconstruction for instability and dislocations, in addition to shoulder arthritis and replacement.

Dr Young completed his surgical training in Sydney followed by post-fellowship training in advanced shoulder surgery in Lyon, France. He was awarded the Gordon-Taylor award by Royal Australasian College of Surgeons for achieving the highest marks in the fellowship examinations across all surgical disciplines. Dr Young has also completed a Masters in Sports Medicine (UNSW) and Doctor of Philosophy (USyd). He has numerous scientific publications and book chapters stemming from his research and clinical work and is a Director at the Sydney Shoulder Research Institute. Dr Young combines his clinical knowledge and surgical skill with scientific evidence to provide best practice in shoulder surgery. He has also been entrusted to care for numerous professional athletes and sporting teams including the NSW Waratahs, Sydney Swans and Sydney Roosters.

Special Interests

- Arthroscopic shoulder surgery
- Shoulder arthritis and replacement
- Rotator cuff repair
- Shoulder reconstruction for instability and dislocations
- Biceps and AC joint pathology


Sydney Shoulder Specialists, 201/156 Pacific Highway, St Leonards, NSW, 2065


The Stadium Clinic
Byron Kennedy Hall
Entertainment Quarter
Errol Flynn Blvd
Moore Park NSW 2021






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