Orthopaedic surgeon Chris Phoon review with legal

The BDN has learnt a preliminary report into orthopaedic surgeon Chris Phoon’s practice as a Visiting Medical Officer at South East Regional Hospital has been provided to his legal representatives.

The Southern NSW Local Health District said it had invited Dr Phoon to comment on the findings and recommendations set out in the preliminary report and is awaiting that response.

“SNSWLHD respects the privacy and confidentiality of the preliminary report and will not make any statements in relation to its content,” a spokesperson said.

Orthopaedic surgeon Chris Phoon

Orthopaedic surgeon Chris Phoon

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