David Marshall

Consultant / Medico Legal Orthopaedic Surgeon

F.R.A.C.S., F.A.Orth. A.

Contact Details

Tel:(08) 8236 4111
Facsimile:(08) 8236 4115

Orthopaedic Speciality

Upper Limb
Lower Limb
Spinal (for medicolegal purposes only)

Current Appointments

Consulting at

Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic

Other Appointments

SA Workcover – Independent Medical Examiner and Assessor and Permanent Impairment Assessor
SA Motor Vehicle/CTP – Independent Medical Examiner and Assessor  and ISV Assessor
Public Liability
New South Wales – Workers Compensation – Independent Medical Examiner and Permanent
Impairment Assessor
New South Wales – Third Party/CTP – Independent Medical Examiner
Victoria – TAC
Orthopaedic Surgical Assisting
Consultant Orthopaedic 2nd opinions

Past Appointments

Past President – International Arthroscopy Association
Past President – Australian Orthopaedic Association
Past Chairman – Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic
Past Member – Wakefield Hospital Medical Executive
Past Member – Belberry Medical Research & Ethics Committee
Past Member – Workcover Permanent Impairment Advisory Committee

Postgraduate Speciality Training

Clinical Research Fellow – General Orthopaedic Surgery and Arthroscopic Surgery – Toronto Western
Hospital – Toronto, Canada 1973-1974
Visiting Fellow – Sports Injuries Service – Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA July-August 1974


Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction and meniscal repair
Posterior cruciate ligament instability
Patellar Baja
Total knee arthroplasty – long term outcome
Total hip arthroplasty – long term outcome with ceramics

Medical Association Memberships

Australian Orthopaedic Association
ISAKOS (International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine)
International Patello-Femoral Study Group
Honorary Life Member Arthroscopy Association of North America