Dr Roy Karna

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Dr Roy Karna is a rheumatologist based in Melbourne. He performs IME assessments in WorkCover matters.

If you have a WorkCover matter that involves a physical injury, you may be asked to see Dr Karna at various intervals throughout the life of your claim.

As a rheumatologist, some of the conditions he is able to assess and comment on, are:

  • Conditions relating to the muscles, bones and joints
  • Arthritic conditions
  • Conditions of the upper extremity
  • Conditions of the lower extremity

You may be asked to see Dr Karna in some of the following instances:

  • To provide an opinion regarding your medical condition after the lodgement of a claim (to determine whether to accept or reject your claim).
  • For comment regarding whether a proposed treatment is required or reasonable – eg: surgery.
  • For comment regarding a pre existing injury or condition.
  • For comment regarding your incapacity for work relating to your injury or condition.

His contact details are:

Phone: (03) 9417 4060

Suite 43 / 141 Grey Street East Melbourne, VIC 3002