Alex Malone is an Orthopaedic Surgeon in Christchurch, New Zealand. He specialises in Upper Limb Surgery (Shoulder and Elbow). He has worked in New Zealand since 2008 after Orthopaedic training in the UK and fellowships in London, Auckland, Sydney and USA.
He is a Senior Clinical Lecturer in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Otago and has research collaborations with the Mayo clinic, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, UK and Universities of Canterbury, Sydney and Manchester. He directs the Christchurch Upper Limb Fellowship Program.
His research interests include Acromioclavicular Joint injury, Resurfacing shoulder replacement and Shoulder scoring tools.
Alex has authored a surgical textbook, published 15 journal articles and 20 conference proceedings, delivered over 40 invited lectures and 50 peer reviewed presentations to scientific conferences. His Scopus h-index is 8 with 165 citations.
He is married to Charlotte and has 3 children – Oscar, Chloe and Eve.