Dr Roger Morris
M.B.B.S (Qld), DCH, FRACGP
Dr Roger Morris of Medicine on Second
Raised and schooled in Toowoomba, Dr Morris studied medicine at the University of Queensland and graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine/Surgery (MBBS) in 1994. He was awarded Fellowship of the College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) in 1999.
After 12 months as Medical Superintendent of Emerald Hospital in central west Queensland, Dr Morris moved to the Sunshine Coast in 1997. He commenced private practice in Buderim in 1998 and moved his medical practice to Maroochydore in 1999.
Special Interest Areas
Dr Morris enjoys all aspects of General Practice and Family Medicine, including child and adolescent health, child/adolescent and adult mental health, asthma and allergic diseases, allergy testing, skin cancer screening and treatment, recreational diving medicals, pre-employment and coal board medicals . Dr Morris has an interest in evidence-based medicine (EBM ) and how digital technology can improve primary health delivery and outcomes.
Hobbies and Interests
Spending time with his family, travelling, bushwalking, reading, single malt whiskeys. Dr Morris is the drummer of local rock band ‘M7’ ( along with Dr Michael Ryan and friends ) available for weddings, parties, charity functions, anything …
In line with his particular interest in Child Health, Dr Morris has undertaken extra postgraduate study in Child Health. Dr Morris competed a Certificate in Child Health through Monash University in 2003 & in 2005 he completed a Diploma in Child Health (DCH) through the Westmead Children’s Hospital in Sydney and the University of Sydney.
Dr Morris has a keen interest in philosophy, the history & development of thought, cognitive science, psychology, consciousness and mind/body interactions in health, anthropology, science fiction, and scientific scepticism.