Mr James Clayton


I am a specialist Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon and have practiced in the public and private sector for over 10 years. I have provided advice and undertaken surgery for the Port Adelaide Football Club, Adelaide Thunderbirds Netball, 36er's and Lightning Basketball Teams, Adelaide United Soccer Club, SANFL, Australian Cycling and Basketball Teams. I have also been the Medical Officer for Netball Australia and assisted in looking after the Australian & other International netball teams whilst they are in Australia. I am currently the Director of Orthopaedics at Redland Hospital and Senior Staff Specialist at Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Hospital.

I have provided surgical and non-surgical management to workcover and CTP clients for many years. I am in addition an independent medical examiner and am a certified permanent impairment rater with extensive training in AMA4, AMA5, AMA6, DVA, GEPI Workcover, SIRA Workcover and CTP and the associated qualifications and recognitions with respective government organisations. I provide this service in Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Tweed Heads, and Byron Bay.

Orthopaedic Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Medico Legal
  • Research
  • Rural
  • Trauma
  • Hand
  • Spine
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Sports
  • Elbow
  • Foot and Ankle
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
Professional Associations
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Sports Medicine Australia
  • Medical Defence Australia
  • Australian Foot & Ankle Society
  • International Federation of Foot Ankle Societies
  • Queensland Health
Professional Qualifications
  • Bachelor Of Science (Anatomy)
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery
  • Fellow Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Certified Independent Medical Examiner
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Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
L 15 333 Ann St, Brisbane City, QLD, 4000, AustraliaP: 07 3839 1999F: 07 3229 2213E: