Dr David Cullum

Occupational Physician


  • Occupational medicine
  • Musculoskeletal medicine
  • Nerve conduction studies
  • Electromyography
  • Rehabilitation of workers injured in the workplace


Dr Cullum is available for consultation at our Stepney Healthcare Hub. To make an appointment, contact 08 8362 8111 or email medical@sportsmed.com.au.


  • DRCOG, London, 1983
  • ECFMG, USA, 1983
  • MRCGP, London, 1984
  • FACOM, 1992
  • GDOH, Adelaide, 1992
  • FAFOEM RACP, 1994
  • Resident, Boston Pilgrim Hospital, Boston, England, 1979-1983
  • Physician to the Walk-in Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA, 1983
  • Registrar in Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Haringey District Health Authority, London, England, 1984
  • Occupational Physician, P&O Shipping Lines Pty Ltd, Authorized Medical Officer for the Merchant Seaman’s Act, 1984-86
  • Physician, Occupational and Musculoskeletal Medicine, 1987-89
  • Consultant Occupational Physician, 1992 – present
  • Member, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 1994
  • Fellow, American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians, 1995
  • Board Certified, American Board of Independent Medical Examiners, 1995
  • NSW Accredited Permanent Impairment Assessor, 2008
  • Comcare Accredited-Permanent-Impairment-Assessor, 2008

Awards & Achievements

  • State Councillor, Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 1998-99, 2004-06 and 2008-2011
  • Rehabilitation Advisor to the Main Board of WorkCover Corporation in South Australia, 1993-94
  • Rehabilitation Advisor to Workers Compensation Advisory Committee to the Minister of Industrial Affairs, 2004-06
  • Member, WorkCover Permanent Impairment Working Party, 2008
  • State President, Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2008-2010



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