Dr Cameron Mackay


Dr Mackay’s private practice is based at the Brisbane Private Hospital.  He travels to clinics in North Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast.

His undergraduate study was at the University of Queensland where he completed degrees in Science then in Medicine and Surgery.  Following graduation he was posted to the Princess Alexandra Hospital for internship and basic surgical training.  Dr Mackay initially commenced advanced surgical training in General Surgery before being selected for training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  At the completion of his training he was made a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

Dr Mackay travelled to Adelaide to undertake a fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.  During this fellowship he also worked with senior surgeons in their private practice to gain the broadest possible exposure to advanced surgical techniques. His fellowship involved large volumes of hand trauma and complex microsurgical reconstructions.

Dr Mackay remains committed to education and training and regularly teaches junior doctors and registrars.  He is a former member of the Council of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons.  He is currently a board member of the Australian Hand Surgery Society.

Dr Mackay is regularly involved with the multidisciplinary management of complex problems in association with Surgeons from other specialties such as Orthopaedics. Dr Mackay is also a consultant in the hand clinic at the Royal Brisbane Hospital.



Bachelor of Science             

Master of Science (Forensic Science)

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery

Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Certified Independent Medical Examiner

GEPI2 Certified

Consultant Surgeon – Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital

Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (Council Member 2011-2018)

Australian Hand Surgery Society (Board Member)

WorkCover Queensland Medical Advisory Panel

Member of Medical Assessment Tribunals – Queensland Office of Industrial Relations