Medico-Legal

Dr South has a special interest in medico-legal reporting. As an experienced surgeon and a Certified Independent Medical Examiner (C.I.M.E.), he is ideally positioned to give an unbiased, objective and balanced medical opinion on all orthopaedic conditions. Dr South is also trained in the Queensland Workers’ Compensation Scheme Guidelines for Evaluation of Permanent Impairment (GEPI) and is on the WorkCover Queensland Register of GEPI trained assessors for Upper Limb, Lower Limb and Spine.

If you are from WorkCover or a legal firm and would like to make an appointment for your client/claimant, please call us on

  • Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Australian Society Of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • AOA Medico-Legal Society
  • American Board of Independent Medical Examiners