Dr Brendan Dooris

Member profile

Dr Brendan Dooris

Contact details

East Sussex

Qualifications & disciplines


  • DOcc Med
  • FEWI
  • FRCS
  • MBBS
  • MCEM
  • MFOM


  • Emergency medicine


  • Emergency Medicine
  • Fractures
  • Industrial injuries
  • Medico Legal
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Personal Injury
  • Road Traffic Accidents
  • Soft Tissue Injury
  • Whiplash Injury

Expert Profile

Dr Brendan Dooris trained initially as a Surgeon. He later trained in Emergency Medicine and most recently in Occupational health. He has held posts in the NHS and in Private Industry. Brendan was previously a medical member of the Judiciary, appointed to sit on appeals panels, hearing claims on medical benefits. He has also sat on the Board of the Faculty of Occupational Health. He is a Fellow of the Expert Witness Institute and sat on their training committee. He has undertaken Expert Witness and medicolegal work for 20 years. He has experience of Court and Tribunals and Joint Statements. His areas of expertise are Occupational Health, soft tissue injury, Emergency Medicine and musculoskeletal disorders both acute and chronic. He undertakes around two thousand soft tissue injury reports a year. He also undertakes ill health retirement cases and compiles around a thousand Occupational Health reports. He has attended the EWI basic Law course. He has attended many relevant seminars on Expert Witness and Clinical Negligence work. He has completed Medco Training and is a DME.