Occupational Physician / Pain Specialist at Summit Health Centre

10 Apr 2017

It is with great pleasure that we welcome Dr Graham Wright from the Complex Injury Group to the Summit Health Centre.

Dr Graham Wright is a consultant Occupational Physician and Specialist Pain Medicine Physician. He qualified in medicine in 1971, and after some 15 years looking after the health of university students, qualified as a consultant Occupational Physician in 1989, completed the Master Of Public Health qualification in 1991, and was elected Fellow of The Faculty of Pain Medicine in 2008.

For more than 20 years his practice has focused on the multidisciplinary treatment of chronic pain and disability in injured workers and people injured in motor vehicle accidents. Within a multidisciplinary group, Dr Wright confirms and organises the medical diagnosis, rationalises medication, chairs multidisciplinary meetings, coordinates multidisciplinary treatment programs and, with other members of the team, ensures that treatment is going as planned.

By way of letters and reports, Dr Wright explains to referring doctors, solicitors, and insurance companies, including ReturnToWorkSA, the nature of the problems and the reasons why certain treatments are recommended.
In addition to being involved in the multidisciplinary management of chronic pain, Dr Wright is available to give individual advice as an Occupational Physician or Pain Specialist on a range of workplace issues

Dr Wright will commence consulting at Summit Health Centre on 13 April 2017.
For more information see The Complex Injury Group on this website.