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DSM staff profile

Associate Professor David Gwynne-Jones

PositionClinical Leader, Orthopaedic Department, Dunedin Hospital
DepartmentDepartment of Surgical Sciences (DSM)
QualificationsMA(Cantab) BM BCh(Oxon) FRCS FRACS
Research summaryOrthopaedic surgery, joint arthroplasty, orthopaedic services delivery
Teaching
  • Early Learning in Medicine (ELM) 3
  • Advanced Learning in Medicine (ALM) 5
  • Trainee Interns
  • Orthopaedic Trainees
ClinicalOrthopaedic surgery including lower limb joint arthroplasty and orthopaedic trauma

Research

My main research interest lies in clinical orthopaedic surgery. Within this large field my interests include outcomes of lower limb arthroplasty, management of DDH, tendon ruptures and carpal tunnel syndrome.

Publications

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Lash, H. W. R., James, A. W., Iosua, E., & Matheson, J. A. (2017). The Morscher Press Fit Acetabular component: An independent long term review at 18 -22 years. Journal of Arthroplasty. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.02.052

Houlder, E. L., Millier, M. J., Highton, J., Gwynne-Jones, D., Stamp, L. K., & Hessian, P. A. (2017). Expression of the genes facilitating methotrexate action within subcutaneous rheumatoid nodules. Clinical & Experimental Rheumatology. Advance online publication. Retrieved from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28598776

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Martin, G., & Crane, C. (2017). Enhanced recovery after surgery for hip and knee replacements. Orthopaedic Nursing, 36(3), 203-210. doi: 10.1097/nor.0000000000000351

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Iosua, E. E., & Stout, K. M. (2016). Rationing for total hip and knee arthroplasty using the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association score: Effectiveness and comparison with patient-reported scores. Journal of Arthroplasty, 31(5), 957-962. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2015.11.022

Harcombe, H., Davie, G., Derrett, S., Abbott, H., & Gwynne-Jones, D. (2016). Equity of publicly-funded hip and knee joint replacement surgery in New Zealand: Results from a national observational study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1442), 8-18. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Journal - Research Article

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Lash, H. W. R., James, A. W., Iosua, E., & Matheson, J. A. (2017). The Morscher Press Fit Acetabular component: An independent long term review at 18 -22 years. Journal of Arthroplasty. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.02.052

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Martin, G., & Crane, C. (2017). Enhanced recovery after surgery for hip and knee replacements. Orthopaedic Nursing, 36(3), 203-210. doi: 10.1097/nor.0000000000000351

Houlder, E. L., Millier, M. J., Highton, J., Gwynne-Jones, D., Stamp, L. K., & Hessian, P. A. (2017). Expression of the genes facilitating methotrexate action within subcutaneous rheumatoid nodules. Clinical & Experimental Rheumatology. Advance online publication. Retrieved from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28598776

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Iosua, E. E., & Stout, K. M. (2016). Rationing for total hip and knee arthroplasty using the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association score: Effectiveness and comparison with patient-reported scores. Journal of Arthroplasty, 31(5), 957-962. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2015.11.022

Harcombe, H., Davie, G., Derrett, S., Abbott, H., & Gwynne-Jones, D. (2016). Equity of publicly-funded hip and knee joint replacement surgery in New Zealand: Results from a national observational study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1442), 8-18. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Gwynne-Jones, D., & Iosua, E. (2016). Rationing of hip and knee replacement: Effect on the severity of patient-reported symptoms and the demand for surgery in Otago. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1432), 59-66. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Gwynne-Jones, D. (2013). Quantifying the demand for hip and knee replacement in Otago, New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 126(1377). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/126-1377/5710/content.pdf

Wyatt, M. C., Gwynne-Jones, D. P., & Veale, G. A. (2012). Lamb boning: An occupational cause of carpal tunnel syndrome? Journal of Hand Surgery, 38(1), 61-66. doi: 10.1177/1753193412446885

Kieser, D. C., Gwynne-Jones, D., & Dreyer, S. (2011). Displaced tibial intercondylar eminence fractures. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 19(3), 292-296.

Gwynne Jones, D., Sims, M., & Handcock, D. (2011). Epidemiology and outcomes of acute Achilles tendon rupture with operative or nonoperative treatment using an identical function bracing protocol. Foot & Ankle International, 32(4), 337-343. doi: 10.3113/FAI.2011.0337

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Garneti, N., Wainwright, C., Matheson, J. A., & King, R. (2009). The Morscher Press Fit acetabular component: A nine- to 13- year review. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (Br), 91-B(7), 859-864. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.91B7.22013

Gwynne-Jones, D., Garneti, N., & Wyatt, M. (2009). Closed tibialis anterior tendon rupture: A case series. Foot & Ankle International, 30(8), 758-762. doi: 10.3113/FAI.2009.0758

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Draffin, J., Vane, A. G. S., Craig, R. A., & McMahon, S. F. (2008). Failure strengths of concentric and eccentric implants for hamstring graft fixation. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 78, 177-181. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2007.04397.x

Gwynne-Jones, D., Lyall, P., Hung, N. A., & Meikle, G. (2008). Accidental human injection of Excenel RTUTM: Ceftiofur hydrochloride in cottonseed oil. Clinical Toxicology, 46, 908-910. doi: 10.1080/15563650801955278

Gwynne Jones, D. P., & Hartnett, N. I. (2008). Aberrant radial artery seen in the carpal tunnel at carpal tunnel decompression: Case report. Journal of Hand Surgery, 33A, 885-887. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2008.02.005

Gwynne Jones, D. P., Savage, R. L., & Highton, J. (2008). Alendronate-induced synovitis. Journal of Rheumatology, 35(3), 537-538.

Craig, R. A., Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Oakley, A. P., & Dunbar, J. D. (2007). Iliotibial band Z-lengthening for refractory trochanteric bursitis (greater trochanteric pain syndrome). ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77, 996-998.

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Penny, I. D., Sewell, S. A., & Hughes, T. H. (2006). Basal thumb metacarpal osteotomy for trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 14(1), 58-63.

Gwynne Jones, D. P. (2006). Bilateral palmaris profundus in association with bifid median nerve as a cause of failed carpal tunnel release. Journal of Hand Surgery, 31A, 741-743.

Gwynne Jones, D. P., Dunbar, J. D., & Theis, J.-C. (2006). Late presenting dislocation of sonographically stable hips. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B, 15, 257-261.

Gwynne Jones, D. P., Vane, A. G. S., Coulter, G., Herbison, P., & Dunbar, J. D. (2006). Ultrasound measurements in the management of unstable hips treated with the Pavlik harness: Reliability and correlation with outcome. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 26(6), 818-822.

Gwynne Jones, D. P., Locke, C., Pennington, J., & Theis, J.-C. (2006). The effect of sagittal laxity on function after posterior cruciate-retaining total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, 21(5), 719-723.

Vane, A. G. S., Gwynne Jones, D. P., Dunbar, J. D., & Theis, J.-C. (2005). The diagnosis and management of neonatal hip instability: Results of a clinical and targeted ultrasound screening program. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 25(3), 292-295.

Pai, V. S., Gwynne-Jones, D. P., & Theis, J. C. (2005). Femoral elastic nailing in the older child: Proceed with caution. Injury Extra, 36, 185-189.

Gwynne Jones, D., Savage, R., & Highton, J. (2005). Synovitis induced by alendronic acid can present as acute carpal tunnel syndrome. BMJ, 330, 7482, 74. doi: 10.1136/bmj.330.7482.74

Townshend, D. N., Taylor, P. K., & Gwynne-Jones, D. P. (2005). The outcome of carpal tunnel decompression in elderly patients. Journal of Hand Surgery, 30A, 500-505.

Gwynne Jones, D. (2005). Non-resident orthopaedic admissions to Dunedin Hospital, New Zealand: 1997 to 2004. New Zealand Medical Journal, 118(1217). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/118-1217/1531/content.pdf

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Theis, J. C., Jeffery, A. K., & Hung, N. A. (2005). Long-term follow-up of a recurrent multifocal desmoid tumour treated with tamoxifen: A case report. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 13(2), 174-177.

Gwynne-Jones, D. P. (2005). Displaced olecranon apophyseal fractures in children with osteogenesis imperfecta. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 25(2), 154-157.

Pennington, J., Gwynne-Jones, D. P., & McIntyre, S. (2003). Clinical pathways in total knee arthroplasty: A New Zealand experience. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 11(2), 166-173.

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., Robertson, P. A., Lunt, B., & Jackson, S. A. (2000). Radiation exposure during fluoroscopically assisted pedicle screw placement. Spine, 25, 5-9.

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., & Stott, N. (1999). Deep musculoskeletal infection with community acquired methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus: an emerging problem. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 19, 413-416.

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., & Stoddart, J. R. (1998). Radiation use in the orthopaedic theatre a prospective audit. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 68, 782-784.

Gwynne-Jones, D. P., & Theis, J.-C. (1997). Acute compartment syndrome secondary to closed muscle rupture. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 67, 227-228.

Gwynne Jones, D. P., & Theis, J.-C. (1997). Acute compartment syndrome due to closed muscle rupture. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 67(4), 227-228.

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Journal - Research Other

Irving, A. K., Gwynne-Jones, D., Osipov, V., & Nicholson, M. L. (2012). Juxta-articular myxoma of the palm. Journal of Surgical Case Reports, 6, 12. doi: 10.1093/jscr/2012.6.12

Quinlan, J. F., North, J., Clarke, D. A., & Gwynne-Jones, D. P. (2009). Radiation-induced osteonecrosis of the hips following genital-preserving surgery and chemoradiotherapy. New Zealand Medical Journal, 122(1297). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal

Gwynne Jones, D. P., Hodgson, B. F., & Hung, N. A. (2004). Bilateral, uncemented total hip arthroplasty in osteopetrosis. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (Br), 86-B(2), 276-278.

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