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Dr Graeme Doig Orthopaedic Melbourne
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Dr Graeme Doig completed his Medical Degree from the University of Glasgow, Scotland in 1986. He then became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1989 and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in 1992.
Dr Doig is currently a Visiting Medical Officer/Senior Staff Specialist for Hunter New England Area Health Service, Tamworth, New South Wales. Between the years 1994 and 1996 he was a Locum Senior Registrar and a Senior Registrar for Waikato Hospital in Hamilton, New Zealand. Dr Doig returned to Queensland and became a Senior Medical Officer for Nambour General Hospital.
Dr Doig holds accreditations with CIME, WorkCover NSW, VIC and TAS, ReturntoWorkSA, AMA4 and AMA5 and NSW Motor Accidents Authority. He has an interest in general orthopaedics including upper and lower limb conditions, spine and all orthopaedic related conditions.
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Dr Graeme Gonzales Neurologist Melbourne
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Dr Graeme Gonzales has undertaken a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, graduating in 1998. He became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians as a Neurologist in 2007, and is also an Honorary Fellow in lectureship at University of Melbourne, St Vincent’s Clinical School. Dr Gonzales has commenced research toward the degree of Doctor of Medical Science at the University of Melbourne, in epilepsy related pharmacology.

Dr Gonzales consults as Staff Neurologist at Centre for Clinical Neurosciences & Neurological Research, at St Vincent’s Hospital. This role includes supervision and co-ordination of acute stroke services. Dr Gonzales practices in his private rooms with a specialisation in epilepsy, headache, stroke and neuroimmunology. He also has involvement with epilepsy testing services at Bendigo Hospital and Knox Private Hospital.

Dr Gonzales is very active in teaching and mentoring neurology trainees. In addition to this, he is a member of several professional societies, including the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists, and Epilepsy Society of Australia. Previously, Dr Gonzales has held appointments as Epilepsy Fellow at St Vincent’s Hospital’s Department of Neurology, and as Clinical Supervisor at University of Melbourne’s Department of Medicine.

Dr Gonzales is able to assess all general Neurological conditions, with a particular specialty in Epilepsy, stroke, and head injuries.
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Dr Greg Nutting Orthopaedic Surgeon Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast
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Dr Greg Nutting is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in upper limb with a particular interest in shoulder conditions and surgery. He holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Qld), he is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association. Dr Nutting has also obtained a Fellowship in Microvascular Surgery through Duke University in North Carolina, United States of America. He is currently involved in private practice as well as an active member of multiple medical boards.

Dr Nutting has extensive medico-legal experience and is highly practiced with conducting medico-legal assessments. Currently, he is a Q-Comp tribunal member and was a member of the Medical Advisory Panel for Workers Compensation Queensland. He has also participated in the Guidelines to Evaluate Permanent Impairment and is qualified to conduct permanent impairment assessments. In addition, he has completed training across the AMA4, AMA5 and AMA6 editions.
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Dr Greg Ohlrich Neurologist Brisbane
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Dr Greg Ohlrich gained his Medical Degree from the University of Queensland in 1963. He undertook his neurology training in Brisbane and in the United Kingdom, becoming a Member of the Royal Australian College of Physicians in 1968 and a Member of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) in 1969.

Dr Ohlrich subsequently became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Physicians in 1974 and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) in 1993). He is registered in Queensland as a neurologist. He is currently an Independent Medical Assessor in Neurology and a Deputy Chairperson for the Neurology and Neurosurgery Assessment Tribunal Q-Comp.

Dr Ohlrich has previously held the position of Visiting Neurologist to the Royal Brisbane Hospital and a Consultant Neurologist in private practice in Brisbane. Additionally, he has been a Lecturer & Research Consultant for the Department of Medicine at the University of Queensland and the Chairman of the Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery at the Royal Brisbane Hospital.

Dr Ohlrich has CIME accreditation from the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. He is trained in assessment of permanent impairment using both the AMA4 and AMA5 Guides. He has a particular interest in medico-legal and worker’s compensation aspects of neurology, including disorders of the spine, whiplash and head injuries.
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Dr Helen Siddle Psychiatrist Adelaide, Brisbane
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Dr Siddle is a Brisbane-based psychiatrist who has special interest in General Adult Psychiatry and Psychiatry of Old Age. Dr Siddle studied Medicine at the University of Queensland receiving her degree (MBBS) in 1994. Dr Siddle completed her psychiatry training in Queensland and completed advanced training in psychiatry of old age. She was made a Fellow of the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) in 2005 and a Member of the Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age (MFPOA) in 2006.

Dr Siddle has since worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, the Princess Alexandra Hospital and The Park – Centre for Mental Health at Wolston Park. She has worked in private practice at New Farm Consulting Suites since 2009. She currently also runs a the Mature Mind and Memory Clinic at Sinnamon Village and visits St Vincent’s Private Hospital.

Dr Siddle’s assessment specialities include assessment of mood and anxiety disorders, psychological injury, adjustment disorders, other psychiatric illnesses in adult patients and assessment of testamentary capacity and capacity to make decisions regarding enduring power of attorney in older patients.
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Dr Hillol Das Psychiatrist Melbourne
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Dr Hillol Das completed his medical degree at the University of Ranchi in India 1987. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Further study undertaken includes a Diploma in Psychological Medicine and a Doctor of Medicine.
Dr Das is currently a Consultant Psychiatrist in private practice and is working within Victoria and Northern Territory. He has previously held the position of Consultant Psychiatrist in India and in a number of locations within Victoria. Dr Das is a Life Fellow of the Indian Psychiatric Society and a Foundation Member of the faculty of Forensic Psychiatry.
Dr Das has been awarded various accreditations including GEPIC, Return to Work South Australia, TAC, Motor Accident Authority and WorkCover (NSW and VIC). His professional interests include undergraduate teaching, forensic psychiatry and schizophrenia. Dr Das has a number of assessment specialties including Panic and Anxiety Spectrum Disorders, Major Psychoses, and PTSD.
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Dr Hugh Daniel Psychiatrist Brisbane, Hervey Bay
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Dr Hugh Daniel gained his qualifications from the University of Queensland in 1991 and became a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists in 2000. He is currently a Visiting Medical Officer at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane. Dr Daniel also practices general psychiatry in his private practice in Brisbane.
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Dr Iain McLean Orthopaedic Surgeon Melbourne
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Dr McLean has vast experience in all forms of knee problems and injuries. He has managed and operated on many elite level sports-persons and Olympians, including athletes in AFL, skiing, hockey, soccer, rugby, basketball, netball, athletics, cycling, along with many other individuals from recreational sports people, veteran athletes, to non-athletic persons, work injuries and arthritis problems.

He has particular expertise in knee trauma, recovery and surgical procedures. He began his specialisation in knee surgery with a surgical internship under world-leading orthopaedic surgeons Dr Don O’Donoghue and Dr William Grana in Oklahoma City, USA, in 1978. Iain is associated with many advanced knee surgery techniques in Australia, and has been a speaker and leader in the international orthopaedic and sports medicine community for many years.

Dr McLean continues to keep abreast and up to date with all developments in Knee Surgery and Research. He is a Member of the Australian Knee Society (AKS), Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA), the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS), and the AFL Doctors Association.
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Dr James Economos Occupational Physician Melbourne, Adelaide
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Dr James Price Orthopaedic Surgeon Townsville
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Dr James Price completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Queensland in 1990, becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2000 and Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association in 2008. He has attained CIME accreditation which is certification for the use of the AMA Guides from the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners (ABIME). Dr Price is currently in private practice in Townsville and is an Orthopaedic Visiting Officer at the Mater Hospital. He is also a Senior Lecturer at James Cook University. Prior to this, Dr Price held the position of Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Townsville Hospital. He is Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee at Mater Hospital Townsville, Member of the Australian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society and Visiting Medical Officer Representative on the Mater Hospital Board. Dr Price is able to assess all general orthopaedic injuries, with a special interest in lower limb, hand and wrist conditions. Dr Price is available for consultations in Townsville on a weekly basis.
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Dr Jatheesh Pala Valappil Psychiatrist Townsville, Cairns
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Dr Pala Valappil is a psychiatrist who began his medical training in 1992 in India where he studied at Medical Colleges affiliate to The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, remaining there to then complete his diploma in Psychological Medicine in 2002. Following this Dr Pala Valappil then moved to the UK and received membership from the Royal College of Psychiatrists in 2006.
Dr Pala Valappil worked for the NHS Foundation trust in both Leeds and Sheffield in the UK before moving to Australia in 2008 and obtained his fellowship through the College of Australian and New Zealand Psychiatrists in 2011.
Dr Pala Valappil is currently working for the Redcliffe Community Health Team in Queensland and has previously held positions in the Caboolture Hospital and the Rockhampton Hospital. He is actively involved in Registrar & GP Education and has published papers in medical journals. He has been conducting Independent Medical Examinations since 2014. His assessment specialities include anxiety, depression,
psychosis, bipolar disorder, Substance Abuse and Post traumatic stress disorder.
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Dr Joe Slesenger Occupational Physician Melbourne
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Dr John Baker Neurosurgeon Brisbane
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Dr John Baker obtained his MBBS qualification through the University of Queensland, in 1972. He also holds a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons in Neurosurgery.

During his career he has acquired extensive experience in all aspects of neurosurgery locally and in the UK. Dr Baker has worked as a visiting neurosurgeon at both the Mater Private and Greenslopes Private Hospitals and in regional Queensland.

He is experienced in Medico-legal reporting and has produced independent medico-legal reports for legal, insurance, government, superannuation and workers compensation sectors. He is Chair of the Neurology/Neurosurgery Medical Assessment Tribunal.
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Dr John Buntine Plastic and Hand Surgeon Melbourne
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Dr John Buntine is a specialist Plastic Surgeon and hand surgeon who assesses, with respect to the upper extremity. He performs reports concerning nerve and tendon injuries at and below the level of the elbow including carpal tunnel syndrome, ulnar neuritis, de Quervain’s tendinitis, tennis elbow and trigger finger and thumb. He assesses fractures, ligamentous and soft tissue injuries affecting the hand, wrist and forearm (excluding the elbow joint). He assesses scarring of all parts of the body including tight or hypertrophic scars and keloids. He also advises appropriate treatment relating to hand injuries and scarring.

Mr Buntine served as a tutor in neurophysiology at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, he is a past President of the Australian Hand Surgery Society and he has been in charge of the plastic surgery and hand surgery units of two Melbourne teaching hospitals (the Austin Hospital and later the Box Hill Hospital of Eastern Health).

He was an active member of Victorian Medical Panels for over ten years, he is the President of the Australian Association of Surgeons, a councillor of AMA Victoria, a surgeons’ representative at national conferences of the Federal AMA and until recently his busy surgical public and private practice involved chiefly surgery of the hand and skin cancer.
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Dr John Fraser Orthopaedic Surgeon Bundaberg, Cairns, Mackay, Melbourne, Rockhampton
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Dr John Fraser's surgical interests include lower limb joint replacement, arthroplasty surgery, joint and ligament reconstruction and musculoskeletal trauma. He has extensive medico-legal experience and is highly practiced with conducting medico-legal assessments. Dr Fraser has completed the permanent impairment assessment training through Comcare and is experienced across the 4th, 5th and 6th editions of the AMA. In addition, Dr Fraser is also a registered specialist on the Workcover panel and an experienced Qcomp tribunal chairman. Dr Fraser is available for consultations in regional Queensland.
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