Formerly known as Northern Orthopaedics

Affiliated with Dr Jonathan Young

Partner Hospitals

Leading hospitals, leading care

Doctor Young has established relationships with some of the most respected public and private hospitals in Northern NSW. Learn more about them and the facilities available to you.

Lingard Private Hospital

Located in Merewether, Lingard Private is the largest private hospital in Newcastle. It employs more than 500 staff and hosts more than 200 credentialed doctors in a range of specialties.

As one of its key specialty areas, the hospital’s state of the art operating theatres are specifically equipped for Orthopaedic procedures, and Doctor Young has access to a full range of instruments used for investigative procedures and arthroscopic surgery.


  • 10 operating theatres
  • 12 critical care beds
  • A dedicated Day Surgery Unit
  • Cutting edge computer assisted surgical technology
  • On-site rehabilitation (if required)

Lake Macquarie Private Hospital

Lake Macquarie Private Hospital is located on the Pacific Highway, Gateshead. Operated by Ramsay Health, it provides private healthcare services to those in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and the broader referral region of the Hunter – New England Local Government areas.


  • 187 beds
  • 6 bed Emergency Department with 24/7 operation
  • 7 operating rooms with two specialist orthopaedic theatres
  • Day Surgery Unit

John Hunter Hospital

Since 1991, the John Hunter Hospital has been the principal referral centre and tertiary hospital for Newcastle and Northern NSW, servicing a population of over 900,000 people.

Located in New Lambton, it offers an extensive range of services across numerous general and specialist services.


  • Over 700 beds (including John Hunter Children’s Hospital)
  • 24/7 Emergency Department
  • Only trauma centre outside Sydney Metro
  • Orthopaedic specialties (elective and trauma)

Belmont District Hospital

Located in Belmont, Belmont District Hospital is an acute care public hospital offering a range of inpatient and outpatient health care services including general medicine and surgery, as well as a host of allied health and diagnostic services.


  • 133 beds
  • 12 bed Emergency Department
  • 24 bed Day Only Unit
  • Allied health services including pathology and imaging

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Seeking a treatment that’s right for you? Arrange a consultation with Doctor Young today. Call 02 4958 7777 or make an enquiry below.