Presentations

Simon regularly shares his research and knowledge at educational conferences worldwide.

Continued research and improving outcomes for his patients, is a crucial focus of Simon’s. From time to time, patients may be offered to participate in research projects covering latest surgical treatment options.

Currently, he is undertaking a doctoral thesis on prevention of infection in knee surgery.


Scientific Presentations - National Meetings

New Zealand Knee Society Annual Meeting, Aug 2015, Auckland, New Zealand

National joint registry data underestimates the burden of prosthetic joint infection.
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey

 

The impact of patient and surgical factors for primary TKA infection: an analysis of 64,566 joints from the NZ registry.
Simon Young, Gary Hooper, Chris Frampton, Simon Young

 

Unexplained pain following arthroplasty – Is rotational Malalignment the problem?
Simon Young, Mark Spangehl, Henry Clarke

 

Early infection following arthroplasty – are patients protected? 
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey

 

Success of debridement and implant retention in periprosthetic infection – Does the surgeon matter? 
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey

New Zealand Knee Society Annual Meeting, Sept 2014, Tauranga, New Zealand

Mechanoreceptor re-innervation following Allograft versus Autograft ACL Reconstruction.
Simon Young, Roberto Valladares, Jason Dragoo

 

Greater Efficacy of Prophylactic Regional Intraosseous Antibiotics in a Murine Model of TKA
Simon W Young, Tim Roberts, Brendan Coleman, Siouxsie Wiles

 

Does Computer Navigation Improve Functional Outcomes After Total Knee Replacement?
Simon Young, Tim Roberts, Mark Clatworthy, Chris Frampton

 

4Do Surgical Helmet Systems Increase Contamination and Deep Infection Rates in Arthroplasty? A Systematic Review.
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Otis Shirley, Mark Spangehl

NZASID Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Conference, Sept 2014, Tauranga, New Zealand

Greater Efficacy of Prophylactic Regional Intraosseous Antibiotics in a Murine Model of TKA.
Simon W Young, Tim Roberts, Brendan Coleman, Siouxsie Wiles

Auckland Orthopaedic Society Annual Academic Meeting, Nov 2011, Auckland, New Zealand

Intraoperative contamination and space suits: a potential mechanism.
Simon Young, Carl Chisholm, Mark Zhu

Louis Barnett Competition - Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Meeting, Aug 2011, Queenstown, New Zealand

Intraosseous administration of prophylactic Antibiotics – A randomised controlled trial.
Simon Young, Brendan Coleman, Kelly Vince, Joshua Freeman

Auckland Orthopaedic Society Annual Academic Meeting, Nov 2010, Auckland, New Zealand

Intraosseous administration of prophylactic Antibiotics in Total Knee Replacement.
Simon Young, Brendan Coleman, Kelly Vince, Joshua Freeman

NZ Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting, Oct 2009, Wellington, New Zealand

Comparison of functional outcomes of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty versus Hemiarthroplasty in the treatment of cuff tear arthropathy.
Simon Young, Cameron Walker, Peter Poon

 

Bulk bone graft in Total Hip Arthroplasty in developmental hip dysplasia – a novel technique.
Simon Young, Fernando Claros, Jorge Blacutt, Juan Cruz

Auckland Orthopaedic Society Annual Academic Meeting, Nov 2008, Auckland, New Zealand

Autogenous bulk bone graft in Total Hip Arthroplasty in developmental hip dysplasia.
Simon Young, Fernando Claros, Jorge Blacutt, Juan Cruz

NZ Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting, Oct 2008, Hastings, New Zealand

Comparison of functional outcomes of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty versus Hemiarthroplasty in the primary treatment of acute Proximal Humerus Fracture.
Simon Young, Perry Turner, Barak Segal, Peter Poon

NZ Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting, Oct 2007, Auckland, New Zealand

“Periprosthetic fractures at Middlemore Hospital.          
Simon Young Salil Pandit, Jacob Munro, Rocco Pitto

NZOA Registrar Paper Day, Mar 2007, Whangarei, New Zealand

Functional outcome of Revision Hip Arthroplasty for Periprosthetic fractures.
Simon Young Salil Pandit, Jacob Munro, Rocco Pitto

 

Attitudes to blood transfusion in the UK. (poster)
Simon Young, Dan Marsh, Mo Akhavani, Cameron Walker, John Skinner

Scientific Presentations - International Meetings

AAOS Annual Meeting, Mar 2018, New Orleans, Louisiana

Low-Dose Intraosseous Regional Vancomycin Prophylaxis in High BMI patients - A Randomised Controlled Trial

Simon Young, Mei Zhang, Grant Moore, Henry Clarke, Mark Spangehl

AAKHS Annual Meeting, Nov 2017, Dallas Texas

Low-Dose Intraosseous Regional Vancomycin Prophylaxis in High BMI Patients - A Randomized Controlled Trial

Simon Young, Mei Zhang, Grant Moore, Henry Clarke, Mark Spangehl

 

The Impact of Patient and Surgical Factors for THAA Infection:  An analysis of 64,566 joints from the NZJR (Poster)

James Smith, Gary Hooper, Chris Frampton, Simon Young

AAOS Annual Meeting, March 2017, San Diego, Florida

Debridement and Implant Retention in Periprosthetic Infection in TKA - Does the Surgeon Matter?

Mark Zhu, Simon Young,Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey

 

Higher Tissue Concentrations of Vancomycin with Low-Dose Intraosseous Regional versus Intravenous Systemic Prophylaxis in Revision TKA - A Randomized Controlled Trial

Simon Young, Mei Zhang, Grant Moore, Henry Clarke, Mark Spanghel

Knee Society (Open Meeting AAOS), March 2017, San Diego, Florida - John Insall Award 2017

Higher Tissue Concentrations of Vancomycin with Low-Dose Intraosseous Regional versus Intravenous Systemic Prophylaxis in Revision TKA - A Randomized Controlled Trial

Simon Young, Mei Zhang, Grant Moore, Henry Clarke, Mark Spanghel

AAHKS Annual Meeting, Nov 2016, Dallas, Texas

Total Knee Arthroplasty in the 21st Century:  Why Do They Fail?  A Fifteen-Year Analysis of 11,135 Knees

Simon Young, Kong Koh, Mark Zhu, Kelly Vince

 

No Difference in Gait Analysis in Kinematic Versus Mechanical Alignment in TKA (Poster)

Simon Young, Richard Kelly, Bill Farrington, Peter McNair

Australian Orthopaedic Association/NZOA Combined Scientific Meeting, Oct 2016, Cairns, Australia

The Impact of Patient and Surgical Facto4rs for TKA Infection:  An analysis of 64,566 joints form the NZJR

Simon Young, Edward Tayton, Gary Hooper, Chris Frampton

 

Risk factors for 90 day surgical infection (SSI) in hip and knee arthroplasties in New Zealand:  July 2013-June 2015

Simon Young, Arthur Morris

 

Improvement in Quality and Safety Marker (QSM) performance in the New Zealand Orthopaedic Surgical Site Infection Improvement (SSII) Programme:  2013-2015

Simon Young, Arthur Morris

 

Debridement and Implant Retention in Perioprosthetic Infection in TKA - Does the Surgeon Matter?

Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey

 

Unexplained Pain Following Total Knee Arthroplasty - Is Rotational Malalignment the Problem?

Simon Young, Mark Spangehl, Henry Clarke

 

Total Knee Arthroplasty in the 21st Century:  Why Do They Fail?  A Fifteen-Year Analysis of 11,135 Knees

Simon Young, Kong Koh, Mark Zhu, Kelly Vince

Combined Aust/NZ Closed Knee Society Meeting, Port Douglas, Oct 2016

No Difference in Two-Year Functional Outcomes Using Kinematic Versus Mechanical Alignment in TKA - A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

Simon Young, Matthew Walker, Ali Bayan, Toby Briant-Evans, Paul Pavlou, Bill Farrington

 

Debridement and Implant Retention in Perioprosthetic Infection in TKA - Does the Surgeon Matter?

Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey

 

Total Knee Arthroplasty in the 21st Century:  Why Do They Fail?  A Fifteen-Year Analysis of 11,135 Knees

Simon Young, Kong Koh, Mark Zhu, Kelly Vince

AAOS Annual Meeting, Mar 2016, Orlando, Florida

No Difference in Two-Year Functional Outcomes Using Kinematic Versus Mechanical Alignment in TKA - A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial.
Simon Young, Matthew Walker, Ali Bayan, Toby Briant-Evans, Paul Pavlou, Bill Farrington

 

High Rates of Antibiotic Resistance in Early Periprosthetic Joint Infection.
Mark Zhu, Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey, Simon Young

 

The Impact of Patient and Surgical Factors for TKA Infection: An analysis of 64,566 joints from the NZJR.
Edward Tayton, Gary Hooper, Chris Frampton, Simon Young

 

Unexplained Pain Following Total Knee Arthroplasty - Is Rotational Malalignment the Problem? (Poster)
Simon Young, Mark Spangehl, Henry Clarke

 

Regional Intraosseous Delivery of Prophylactic Antibiotics Effective in a Mouse Model of Total Knee Arthroplasty. (Poster)
Simon Young, Tim Roberts, Brendan Coleman, Siouxsie Wiles

Knee Society (Open Meeting AAOS), Mar 2016, Orlando, Florida Chitranjan S. Ranawat Award 2016

No Difference in Two-Year Functional Outcomes Using Kinematic Versus Mechanical Alignment in TKA - A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial.
Simon Young, Matthew Walker, Ali Bayan, Toby Briant-Evans, Paul Pavlou, Bill Farrington

AAHKS Annual Meeting, Nov 2015, Dallas, Texas

No Difference in Two-Year Functional Outcomes Using Kinematic Versus Mechanical Alignment in TKA - A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial.
Simon W Young, Matthew  Walker, Ali Bayan, Toby Briant-Evans, Paul Pavlou, Bill Farrington

 

Success of debridement and implant retention in periprosthetic infection – Does the surgeon matter? (Poster)
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Saiprasad Ravi, Chris Luey

Knee Society (Open Meeting AAOS), Mar 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada Young Investigator Symposium Award

Does Speed Kill? Revision Rates and Functional Outcomes in Relationship to Duration of Surgery.
Simon Young, John Mutu-Grigg, Chris Frampton, John Cullen

AAOS Annual Meeting, Mar 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada

Does Computer Navigation Improve Functional Outcomes After Total Knee Replacement?
Simon Young, Tim Roberts, Mark Clatworthy, Chris Frampton

AAHKS Annual Meeting, Nov 2014, Dallas, Texas

Does Computer Navigation Improve Functional Outcomes After Total Knee Replacement?
Simon Young, Tim Roberts, Mark Clatworthy, Chris Frampton

 

Do Surgical Helmet Systems Increase Contamination and Deep Infection Rates in Arthroplasty? A Systematic Review. (Poster)
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Otis Shirley, Mark Spangehl

 

Does Speed Kill? Revision Rates and Functional Outcomes in Relationship to Duration of Surgery. (Poster)
Simon Young, John Mutu-Grigg, Chris Frampton, John Cullen

EFORT Congress, June 2014, London, United Kingdom

Does speed kill? Revision Rates and Functional Outcomes in TKA in Relation to Duration of Surgery.
Simon Young, John Mutu-Grigg, Chris Frampton, John Cullen

 

Higher Tissue Concentrations of Vancomycin With Low-dose Intraosseous Regional Versus Systemic Prophylaxis in TKA : A Randomized Trial.
Simon Young, John Mutu-Grigg, Joshua Freeman, Grant Moore

AAOS Annual Meeting, Mar 2014, New Orleans, Louisiana

Does speed kill? Revision Rates and Functional Outcomes in TKA in Relation to Duration of Surgery.
Simon Young, John Mutu-Grigg, Chris Frampton, John Cullen

 

The effect of Charnley Body Exhaust and Modern ‘Space Suit’ Systems in Total Joint Arthroplasty – A Systematic Review.
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Mark Spangehl

AOSSM American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Jul 2013, Chicago

Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery in Female Professional Tennis Players: Ability and Timing to Return to Play. (Poster)
Simon Young, Jodie Dakic, Kathleen Stroia, Michael L Nguyen, Marc Safran

Knee Society (Open Meeting AAOS), Mar 2013, Chicago, Illinois

The Mark Coventry Award: “Higher Tissue Concentrations of Vancomycin With Low-dose Intraosseous Regional Versus Systemic Prophylaxis in TKA : A Randomized Trial.
Simon Young, John Mutu-Grigg, Joshua Freeman, Grant Moore

AAOS Annual Meeting, Mar 2013, Chicago, Illinois

1Randomized Controlled Trial of Concentric versus Eccentric Glenospheres in Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Simon Young, Peter Poon, Tim Astley, Justin Chou

 

Intraoperative contamination and space suits: a potential mechanism.
Simon Young, Carl Chisholm, Mark Zhu

AAOS Annual Meeting, Feb 2012, San Francisco, California

Weight-bearing in the Treatment of Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures, a Randomised Controlled Trial.
Simon Young, Alpesh Patel, Steph Van Dijick, Peter McNair, Wes Bevan, Mathew Tomlinson

Australian Orthopaedic Association/NZOA Combined Scientific Meeting, Oct 2011, Rotorua, NZ

Randomised Controlled Trial of Intraosseous administration of prophylactic Antibiotics in Total Knee Replacement.
Simon Young, Brendan Coleman, Kelly Vince, Joshua Freeman

 

Weight-bearing in the Treatment of Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures, a Randomised Controlled Trial.
Simon Young, Alpesh Patel, Steph Van Dijick, Peter McNair, Wes Bevan, Mathew Tomlinson

 

Functional Outcome and the Structural Integrity of Arthroscopic Bankart Repair – A Prospective Trial.
Simon Young, Mark Zhu, Clinton Pinto, Peter Poon

Knee Society (Closed Meeting) Sep 2011, London, Ontario

Intraosseous administration of prophylactic Antibiotics in TKR – A randomised controlled trial.
Kelly Vince (presenter), Simon Young, Brendan Coleman, Joshua Freeman

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Meeting, Aug 2011, Queenstown, NZ

Intraosseous administration of prophylactic Antibiotics in Total Knee Replacement.
Simon Young, Brendan Coleman, Kelly Vince, Joshua Freeman

AAOS Annual Meeting, Feb 2011, San Diego, California

Functional outcome of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty versus Hemiarthroplasty in Cuff Tear Arthropathy.
Simon Young, Cameron Walker, Peter Poon

Combined Orthopaedic Association Meeting (COMOC), Sept 2010, Glasgow, Scotland

Comparison of functional outcomes of reverse shoulder arthroplasty versus hemiarthroplasty in the treatment of cuff tear arthropathy.
Simon Young, Peter Poon

AAOS Annual Meeting, Mar 2010, New Orleans, Louisiana

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty versus Hemiarthroplasty in the primary treatment of acute Proximal Humerus Fracture.
Simon Young, Perry Turner, Barak Segal, Peter Poon

SICOT 6th Annual International Conference, Oct 2009, Pattaya, Thailand

The SMR Reverse Shoulder prosthesis in the treatment of cuff deficient shoulder conditions.
Simon Young, Ngozi Everts, Craig Ball, Tim Astley, Peter Poon

 

Autogenous bulk bone graft in Total Hip Arthroplasty in developmental hip dysplasia.
Fernando Claros, Simon Young, Jorge Blacutt, Juan Cruz

AAOS Annual Meeting, Feb 2007, San Diego, California

Dislocation after Total Hip Arthroplasty: World Perspectives.
Rocco Pitto (Presenter), Simon Young (Co-author), Stephen Graves

Australian Orthopaedic Association/NZOA Combined Scientific Meeting, Oct 2006, Canberra, Australia

The functional outcome of periprosthetic fractures following total hip arthroplasty.
Simon Young, Salil Pandit Jacob Munro, Rocco Pitto

 

Blood transfusion following arthroplasty surgery in the UK.
Simon Young, Dan Marsh, Mo Akhavani, Cameron Walker, John Skinner

 

Microfracture Treatment of full thickness articular cartilage defects in the knee.
Simon Young, Hamish Deverall, Therese Harper, Mark Clatworthy

SICOT 4th Annual International Conference, Aug 2006, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Periprosthetic fractures following total hip arthroplasty.
Simon Young Salil Pandit, Jacob Munro, Rocco Pitto

 

Attitudes to blood transfusion in the UK. (Poster)
Simon Young, Dan Marsh, Mo Akhavani, Cameron Walker, John Skinner

 

Microfracture Treatment of full thickness articular cartilage defects in the knee. (Poster)
Simon Young, Hamish Deverall, Therese Harper, Mark Clatworthy

 

Foot-pumps without graduated compression stockings for prevention of deep-vein thrombosis in total joint replacement. (Poster)
Simon Young, Rocco Pitto

SICOT 23rd World Conference, Sept 2005, Istanbul, Turkey

Mechanical prophylaxis of DVT following Arthroplasty – A Randomised Trial.
Simon Young, Rocco Pitto

Australasian Annual Conference on Medical Education, June 2001 Wellington, NZ

Students’ Perspective of Rural Health.
Simon Young, Michelle Simmons