About James


Dr James Best

James Best lives in Sydney with his wife, Benison, and three sons. His youngest son, Sam, was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, aged three, in 2004.

James has been a general practitioner for over twenty years, and his medical practice has a special focus on child development, child behaviour, parenting and children with disabilities.

He has been widely published in medical and mainstream publications on these and other child health topics. His e-book Kidsense is his first book, and he has another book, Sam’s Best Shot, being released in August 2017 by Allen & Unwin, about his recent journey through Africa with Sam.