About the Panel of Clinical Experts

The Panel of Clinical Experts assesses the clinical functionality and effectiveness of medical devices being considered for listing on the Prostheses List.

Page last updated: 04 August 2017

The Panel of Clinical Experts is a sub-committee of the Prostheses List Advisory Committee (PLAC). The Panel of Clinical Experts consists of at least two clinical experts from each sub-speciality of listed prostheses.

The Panel of Clinical Experts assesses the clinical functionality and effectiveness of medical devices being considered for listing on the Prostheses List. These assessments inform the Panel of Clinical Experts advice to the PLAC and the department on the suitability to list a device.

Panel of Clinical Experts Membership

Panel of Clinical Experts Members
Panel of Clinical Experts list and members
Ear, Nose and Throat Associate Professor Melville da Cruz
Dr Raymond Sacks
Professor Stephen O’Leary
Professor Peter Friedland
Professor Francis Lannigan
General Miscellaneous Dr Andrew Cotterill
Dr Justin Evans
Prof Allan Glanville
Prof Errol Maguire
Dr Edward Murphy
Dr Meron Pitcher
Mr Gil Shardey
Dr Siew-Piau Tan
Associate Professor Peter Thursby OAM
Mr Philip Truskett
Dr Ian Tucker
Dr Scott Williams
Neurosurgical Dr Kristian Bulluss
Dr Winston Chong
Dr Marc Coughlan
Dr Jerry Day
Professor Gavin Fabinyi
Dr Albert Goh
Dr David Johnson
Professor Mark Khangure
Dr Patrick Lo
Dr Raoul Pope
Dr Brendan Steinfort
Dr Jamie Taylor
Plastic and Reconstructive Dr Paul Coceanig
Dr Miles Doddridge
Dr Richard Lewandowski
Associate Professor Andrew Smith