Dr Paul Pers – Spinal Clinician & GP
MBBS, FRACGP, Cert Clin Occ Med
Dr Paul Paul Pers has practiced as a GP for over 40 years. He has a special interest in musculoskeletal medicine including spine, shoulders and knees. In addition, he has a special interest in occupational medicine and extensive experience as a health care consultant in the personal insurance industry.
He has been involved in developing best practice guidelines for occupational stress, chronic pain and back pain and provides practical advice to worker’s compensation, motor vehicle accident and life insurance companies as well as scheme regulators. He also has a special interest in how behavioural neuroscience can help individuals make better decisions about their health.
He has had extensive experience in training doctors and allied health practitioners and was a senior office bearer for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and its vocational training arm.