Specialists recognised for their service to the nation

Read a full list of all the medical recipients

Dozens of doctors have been recognised in the Australia Day honours for their service to the community.

High-profile names include rheumatologist Professor Rachelle Buchbinder, a leading researcher into arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions, and Royal Australasian College of Surgeons former president Dr John Batten.

MBS Review Taskforce chair Professor Bruce Robinson was also made a Companion of the Order of Australia (AC).