Tamara Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Tamara Private Hospital specialist David Healey

Dr David Healey

B. Sc(Chemistry), B. Med Sci, MD, FRCSC

Dr David Healey comes to Tamara Private Hospital from Canada,

where he was born, raised and received his medical qualifications.

Dr Healey graduated from the Memorial University of Newfoundland

School of Medicine in 1995 before completing his orthopaedic

training at the University of Ottawa where he successfully completed

his Fellowship exams in June 2000. In 2001 Dr Healey completed

a Fellowship in adult reconstruction and musculoskeletal oncology,

complex primary and revision hip and knee surgery.

Dr Healey has worked in private practice since 2001 working as

an orthopaedic surgeon in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. He held the

position of Medical Director of Surgery, Health Sciences North

Hospital from 2003 – 2005 and the Chief of Orthopaedics, HSN,

Sudbury, Ontario from 2014-2015. Dr Healey received his FRACS from

from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2016. Dr Healey

won the Collaborative Leader Award at the 2018 Hunter New England

Local Health District Excellence Awards.

Dr Healey enjoys general orthopaedics and has a special interest

in primary and revision hip and knee surgery. He has relocated to

Tamworth with Kim, his wife of 20 years, and his two daughters.

Dr Healey welcomes any enquiries you may have and is happy to

accept new patient referrals.


B. Sc(Chemistry), B. Med Sci, MD, FRCSC, FRACS

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Contact Details

9 Adam Street

Tamworth NSW 2340

T (02) 6766 6320

F (02) 6766 8415

E davehealey.ortho@gmail.com