Providing the finest surgical and therapeutic
care in joint treatment and rehabilitation in Nelson


Are you experiencing increasing pain in your joints?

The function and mobility of your joints is often adversely affected by arthritis, trauma and other causes. Mr. Richard Peterson, Orthopaedic Surgeon, specialises in hip and knee joint replacement surgery and lower limb reconstruction. His goal is to improve your function and reduce pain with state-of-art, comprehensive orthopaedic care.

Orthopaedic consultations

If you have an orthopaedic condition and wish to be advised on the most appropriate treatment, please speak to your GP or physiotherapist to organise a referral, or contact us. Patient consultations are organised in a timely manner at Richard’s practice at The Collingwood Centre. Richard operates at Manuka Street Hospital and Nelson Public Hospital.