Spinal Surgery Clinical Committee of the Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce

Information about the Spinal Surgery Clinical Committee – MBS item range, membership and meeting dates

Page last updated: 13 September 2017

Reports
MBS item range
Membership
Meeting dates

Reports

Report from the Spinal Surgery Clinical Committee

MBS item range

Total – 74 MBS Items
MBS Category 3 –Therapeutic Procedures

  • T8 Surgical Operations
    • Subgroup 7 - Neurosurgical
      Subheading 12 - Spinal Disorders
      40300 – 40351 (24 items)
    • Subgroup 15 - Orthopaedic
      47681 – 48694 (50 items)

Membership

  • Dr Michael Johnson - Spinal Surgeon, Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • Dr Mark Davies - Spinal Surgeon
  • Dr Lawrie Malisano - Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Dr Geoff Askin - Paediatric Spinal Surgeon
  • Associate Professor Richard O'Brien - Rheumatologist
  • Dr Janet (Janney) Wale - Consumer Representative

Meeting dates

  • 30 July 2016