John Christopher Oakley M.D., Ph.D. Accepting new patients

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Epilepsy, General neurology




John Christopher Oakley, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified neurologist at UW Medical Center and Harborview and a UW associate professor of Neurology and an adjunct associate professor of Pharmacology.

Dr. Oakley specializes in epilepsy. He strives to create active partnerships with his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. Oakley earned his M.D. and Ph.D. at the UW. His clinical and research interests include basic mechanisms of epilepsy, inherited epilepsies, evoked potentials and EEG, operative neuro-monitoring and autonomic nervous system testing.

Neurology Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor Seattle, WA 98195


Epilepsy, General neurology, Headaches, Movement disorders/spasticity

Regional Epilepsy Center at Harborview

Regional Epilepsy Center at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 4th Floor, West Clinic Seattle, WA 98104


Electrodiagnostic medicine, Epilepsy, General neurology, Neurological surgery


Neurology Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 4th Floor Seattle, WA 98104


General neurology

NeuroDiagnostic Lab at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 7th Floor East Seattle, WA 98195


Electrodiagnostic medicine, Electrophysiology, Epilepsy

Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine

Medical education, 2001

UW - Dept. of Neurology

Fellowship, Neurophysiology/Epilepsy

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Internship, Internal Medicine

UW - Dept. of Neurology

Residency, Neurology


Board Certifications
  • Clinical Neurophysiology, 2009, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
  • Neurology, 2008, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology