Mr John Buntine

MBBS, FRACS

ACCREDITATIONS

  • American Medical Association Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 4th Ed.
  • American Medical Association Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 5th Ed.
  • WorkSafe Tasmania Accredited Medical Practitioners
  • Guidelines to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment Trained Assessors
  • WorkSafe, TAC & Wrongs Act Impairment Assessor
  • Joint Medical Examiner

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, The University of Melbourne
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

SPECIAL INTERESTS

  • All severe injuries below the elbow
  • Superficial Scarring of all parts of the body
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Tendon and nerve injuries of the forearm and hand
  • De Quervain’s tendinitis
  • Trigger digit
  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfer’s elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of hand, wrist, and especially 1st CMC joint
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

EXPERIENCE

  • President, Australian Hand Surgery Society
  • Surgeon In Charge, Plastic Surgery Unit, Austin Hospital
  • Surgeon In Charge, Plastic Surgery Unit, Eastern Health
  • Vice President, Australian Medical Association
  • Tutor in Anatomy, Anatomy Department of the University of Melbourne
  • Tutor in Physiology, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Tutor in Neurophysiology and Researcher in Wound Healing, Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • President, Australian Association of Surgeons
  • Director, Australian Medical Association, Health Fund
  • Advisor on Mycobacterium Ulcerans Infection, World Health Organisation
  • Board Member, Health and Lifecare
  • Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery Training, Victorian Plastic Surgery Unit
  • General Surgeon Training, Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • Post Graduate Training, Burns Unit, Plastic Surgery and Burns Centre, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, UK
  • Board Member, Council of Procedural Specialists
  • Medical Advisor, Medical Indemnity Insurer (MIGA)

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Member, Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Member, Australian Hand Surgery Society
  • Member, Royal Australian College of Surgeons (Medico-Legal section)
  • Member, Medico-Legal Society of Victoria
  • Fellow, Australian Medical Association
  • Member, Australian Doctors’ Fund

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