John Christopher Oakley, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified neurologist 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.