Dr Peter Johnstone

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Peter Johnstone MVChC, FRACS, CIME is a General Orthopaedic Surgeon with special interests in shoulders, hips, and knees, and surgical tissue banking. He has also completed a fellowship in bone and allograft.

Dr Johnstone has had a clinical practice for some 30 years and has been performing independent medico-legal examinations relating to compensation claims for most of that time. In addition to numerous professional memberships, Dr Johnstone is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Orthopaedic), of the Australian Orthopaedic Association and of the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association. He has been Director of Orthopaedics at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon for the Australian Defence Force and he remains heavily involved in the education of junior medical officers, AOA training registrars and allied health professionals.

Dr Johnstone is a Certified Independent Medical Examiner (CIME ABIME) for AMA4 and AMA5 and is a registered trained assessor in GEPI 1 and GEPI 2.

In his spare time, Dr Johnstone is interested in beef farming, he regularly plays tennis and he enjoys sailing, fishing and walking.

Dr Johnstone personally consults in Brisbane and Logan.

Dr Johnstone is qualified to provide complex independent medico-legal reports for motor vehicle injuries in Queensland, ACT, Western Australia, Northern Territory and Tasmania; for Public Liability matters in Queensland, ACT, South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory and Tasmania; for workers compensation matters in Queensland (including GEPI) 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 Peter Johnstone's exams

Mater Medical Centre, Suite 26
293 Vulture Street
South Brisbane QLD 4101
70 Bryants Road
Loganholme QLD 4129