B. Matt Wheatley

B. Matt Wheatley 
BSc, MD, PhD, FRCSC 
Dr. Wheatley obtained a BSc in Neuroscience from the University of Alberta in 1984. Following this he obtained both a MD and PhD from the University of Alberta. Dr. Wheatley then completed a residency in Neurosurgery at the University of Alberta and become a fellow of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada in Neurosurgery (2001). 

Dr. Wheatley also has completed a epilepsy / functional neurosurgical fellowship at the Montreal Neurological Institute. He is currently the Co-Director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Program and the Director of Neuromodulation Program. 

Dr. Wheatley has a strong clinical interest in epilepsy, movement disorders and neurooncology. Dr. Wheatley's basic science interest focus on the utilization of stem cells in neurodegenerative diseases. Outside of neurosurgery, Dr. Wheatley has interests in competitive cycling and golfing.