Qld doctor accused of hog-tying 13-year-old boy

The doctor, a long-serving paediatrician in Southport, is facing two counts of common assault and one count of deprivation of liberty after the incident in October last year.

It's alleged the doctor hog-tied the 13-year-old boy while his mother was present during a consultation.

In a brief mention at the Southport Magistrates Court yesterday, the doctor's case was adjourned until 11 November.

The doctor made no comment during the mention.