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Kelman, Iain McLean

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Doctor's details


Kelman, Iain McLean




MB BCh 1977 Witwatersrand
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery
University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
FRCPS Glasg 1984
Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Scotland
FRCS Edin 1984
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Scotland
FCS (SA) 1986
Fellow of the College of Surgeons of the College of Medicine of South Africa
College of Medicine of South Africa, South Africa
FRACS 2000
Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, New Zealand
Dip Rehab 2001 Otago
Diploma in Rehabilitation
University of Otago, New Zealand



Practising certificate

from 1 March 2015 to 29 February 2016



General scope

10 September 1987

Scope of practice



  • Orthopaedic Surgery (23 November 1987)

Dr Kelman is required to participate in an approved recertification programme relevant to the vocational scope of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr Kelman may work outside the stated vocational scope but must do so within a collegial relationship.

Definitions of scopes


A doctor who has completed the requirements of a provisional general scope will be registered within a general scope of practice.

Examples are junior doctors who have completed their first post-graduate year and may be in vocational training, doctors who have not started, or have chosen not to do, vocational training or doctors nearing retirement who are no longer meeting the requirements for registration within a vocational scope of practice.

The doctor must establish a professional collegial relationship with another doctor who is registered within the same or related vocational scope, and must participate in appropriate continuing professional development to maintain and improve competence and to be recertified each year.


A doctor who has completed his or her vocational training as a consultant and has appropriate qualifications and experience can be registered within a vocational scope of practice.

A doctor registered in a vocational scope must participate in an approved continuing professional development programme to maintain competence and be recertified each year.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery is the diagnosis and treatment (operative and non operative) of patients with disorders of the musculoskeletal system (bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and peripheral nerves) It includes the management of trauma to the musculoskeletal system and the management of congenital and acquired disorders.

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