About Pediatric Neurology

Neurology deals with the diagnosis and treatment of all categories of conditions and disease involving the central and peripheral nervous system. Our Edmonton Pediatric Neurologist specializes in headaches and concussions, so if your child experiences either, ask your doctor to refer to Peak!

Our Pediatric Neurologist

*Physicians: Please note that referrals must be accompanied with a consult note. Consult notes on their own are also accepted.

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Dr. John Neilson


Dr. Neilson was born and raised in Alberta. He attended medical school in Calgary before returning to his roots in Edmonton to complete his residency training and begin his practice.

Within Pediatric Neurology, Dr. Neilson has found a passion and enthusiasm for the field of headache. His dedication and attention on this topic brought recognition with the Ehor Gauk Award for excellence in research.

Dr. Neilson’s life away from the office is never dull with his three young children and beautiful wife.

Located at


Address: #208, 10430 – 61 Avenue NW, T6H 2J3

Phone: 780-306-9209

Fax: 780-306-9210