HSHS Medical Group is pleased to welcome John Whapham, MD, MS, FSNIS, neurointerventional surgeon, to their team of physicians. Dr. Whapham sees patients at HSHS Neuroscience Center - Springfield, located on the campus of HSHS St. John’s Hospital at 421 N. 9th St. in Springfield, Illinois.
As a neurointerventional surgeon, Dr. Whapham specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions of the brain, head/neck and spine using minimally invasive procedures. Board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in general neurology and vascular neurology, and sub-specialty board certified in neuroendovascular surgery by the Society of Neurological Surgeons, Dr. Whapham is a member of the American Academy of Neurology,Congress of Neurosurgery, and the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery.
Dr. Whapham completed his medical degree and master’s degree at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He completed a transitional medicine residency with Sinai Grace Hospital and a neurology residency with Detroit Medical Center, both in Detroit. He completed fellowships in stroke/neuro-critical care at Michigan State University/Sparrow Health System in Lansing and diagnostic cerebral angiography and endovascular neurosurgery at Providence Hospital/St. John’s in Southfield, Michigan. In his free time, Dr. Whapham enjoys music and blues guitar, open-wheel car racing and reading about world history.
For information on a referral to Dr. Whapham, please call 217-757-6868.