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We are medical professionals experienced in treatment of brain and nerve related disease dedicated to providing the highest quality care and expertise to legal professionals. About Us Our Experts

We are neurology, neuropsychiatry, neuropsychology and care expert professionals.

Experienced in treatment of brain and nerve related disease, we are dedicated to providing the highest quality care and expertise to legal professionals.

We provide the highest quality expert reports or treatment to provide your client with the gold standard of care or your case with medical evidence you can rely upon all the way to trial if needed.

We are based in the West Midlands and can see clients at Harborne Rd Edgebaston or the newly opened Circle Rehabilitation Hospital Edgebaston. Home visits can be arranged by special arrangement.

We specialise and deal with the following conditions:

  • Brain Injury and concussion
  • Severe Brain Injury
  • Functional neurological disorder
  • Non-epileptic attacks
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Headache
  • Post-traumatic headache
  • Post-injury depression
  • Post-injury psychosis
  • Isolated nerve injury
  • Femoral Nerve injury
  • Ulnar Nerve injury
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Head injury and dementia
  • Life expectancy and brain injury
  • Post-traumatic epilepsy risk
  • Care needs and brain injury
  • Capacity
  • Epilepsy care needs and plans

Dr Dougall McCorry

Dr Dougall McCorry is the founder of Brain Matters. He is an experienced neurologist and leading medico-legal expert, that has been the clinical director for the University Hospital Birmingham Epilepsy Surgery Program. He presently has an equal split of the defendant and claimant cases. His major instructing firms include Clyde and co and Irwin Mitchell.

Dr Amir Rather

Dr Amir Rather is an experienced Neuropsychiatrist with over 20 years’ experience, He has a special interest in functional neurological syndrome and non-epileptic attacks. Dr Rather has a wide expertise in full range of mental health conditions such as mood, anxiety and psychotic disorders.

Denise Hughes

Denise is a Registered Nurse and Independent Nurse Prescriber with over 35 years experience working in the NHS. Since 2000 Denise has worked as an Epilepsy Nurse Specialist, having managerial and clinical roles in learning disability, neurology and neuropsychiatry services.

We arrange 3T Scanning

We can arrange 3T scanning with appropriate protocols to look for brain injury in our 3T open MRI scanner.

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Please call 0121 458 0400 or send an enquiry through our contact form