Dr Mike Thomas

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Originally hailing from the UK, Dr Mike Thomas, MB BCh, MRCS, FRCS(Tr&Orth), AMC Cert, FRACS(Orth), FAOrthA has been a Gold Coast-based general Orthopaedic Surgeon for many years. He has a busy clinical practice but is also Clinical Director of Orthopaedics and Trauma Services for Gold Coast Hospital and Health Services, Chairman of the Queensland Directors of Orthopaedics Group, Orthopaedic Surgery Representative on the Surgical Advisory Committee to Queensland Health, Honorary Adjunct Assistant Professor at Bond University School of Medicine and a founding member of the Gold Coast Hand and Upper-Limb Research Society. His research into upper-limb conditions has been presented and published nationally and internationally.

Dr Thomas has special interests in hand and upper-limb surgery, trauma, joint replacement and arthroscopic surgery

Dr Thomas has been performing independent medical assessments for many years, particularly for the Department of Veterans Affairs, but he is also very familiar with AMA5 assessments. He is passionate about the fair interpretation of previously asymptomatic underlying conditions that have been aggravated by traumatic incidents such as a workplace or motor vehicle accident.

Outside of all of this, Dr Thomas has a busy family life, being the proud father of five children.

Dr Thomas personally consults on the Gold Coast and is available for video-exams across Australia.

Dr Thomas  is qualified to provide complex independent medico-legal reports for motor vehicle injuries in Queensland, ACT, Tasmania, Western Australia and Northern Territory; for Public Liability matters in Queensland, ACT, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia and Northern Territory;  for workers compensation matters in Queensland and Northern Territory; and for Comcare, Superannuation, and DVA matters nationally.

To make a booking or for more information, please call 1300 INT MED.


Locations for Dr Mike Thomas's exams

Gold Coast Hand and Upper Limb Clinic
Southport Central Building, Building G Level 2
27 Garden Street, Southport QLD 4215
408 Coolangatta Road
Bilinga QLD 4225