Board clears ‘best’ doctors site of breaking ad rules

A controversial website which claimed to list the country’s “best” specialists has been found not to have breached AHPRA’s advertising rules for practitioners.

Questions were raised over whether the three doctors behind the ‘Specialist Doctors’ website had breached the Medical Board of Australia’s advertising guidelines by spruiking their “their preferred list of specialists at the top of their fields”.

The guidelines ban doctors from advertising “testimonials or