Dr Cameron Cooke

MBBS FRACS (Orth)

Orthopaedic surgeon and co-founder of Adept IME

Brisbane

Cameron Cooke

Specialty area:

General orthopaedics, and conditions and surgery of the hip and knee

Sub-specialties:

  • orthopaedic trauma
  • trauma salvage
  • elective knee and hip surgery
Cameron has trained extensively in all areas of orthopaedics, including fellowships in Australia and overseas, in adult hip and knee reconstruction, orthopaedic trauma and hip and knee arthroscopy.

Private practice:

Cameron has conducted private orthopaedic practice in Brisbane for over 12 years, currently consulting at the Mater (South Brisbane and Redland), North West, Greenslopes and Holy Spirit Northside Private Hospitals.

Current positions:

  • Director of Orthopaedics at Princess Alexandra Hospital since 2004
  • Member of the Medical Advisory Committee at the Princess Alexandra Hospital since 2004
  • Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland School of Medicine

Medico-legal experience:

Cameron is an experienced, accredited medico-legal expert. For over 12 years, he has provided objective assessments and reports on behalf of claimants, insurers and self-insurers in workers compensation, CTP and other personal injuries matters. He frequently appears as an expert witness in court proceedings.

As Director of Orthopaedics and a member of the Medical Advisory Committee of the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Cameron is involved in management of medical negligence claims and case reviews involving complaints and adverse outcomes within the public hospital system.

Medico-legal qualifications:

  • American Board of Independent Medical Examiners training
  • Training in the use of AMA Guidelines to evaluation of impairment assessment, and Comcare Permanent Impairment Guide
  • GEPI: trained assessor in WorkSafe Queensland’s Guidelines for Evaluation of Permanent Impairment for lower limb
  • WorkCover: member of the WorkCover independent medical examinations panel.

Other professional memberships/ roles:

  • International affiliate member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association;
  • Member of the Medical Advisory Committee of the Princess Alexandra Hospital;
  • Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland School of Medicine
  • Regular presenter at professional conferences and participant/facilitator in specialty workshops and courses, both in Australia and overseas.

Dr Cameron Cooke

Bookings

Appointments are readily available and urgent matters can be accommodated.

We can assist with selection of a suitable specialist, and arrange an appointment to suit your timeframe.

Joint opinions and reports can be arranged in cases involving more than one specialty area.

To book, phone us on 1300 323 468 or email [email protected]

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