Western University, Canada - London Ontario

| Monday August 21, 2017
7:47 PM

Neurology - Area of Focus

Academic Appointment

Professor of Neurology, Western University

Bio Sketch

An MD graduate of Western University, Dr.McLachlan trained in neurology at the same institution followed by a Medical Research Council of Canada fellowship in neurophysiology at the Montreal Neurological Institute and McGill University. From 2000-2003 he worked in the Middle East as Clinical Director of the EEG Laboratory and neurologist on the Medical Service of Shaikh Khalifa Medical Centre in Abu Dhabi.

Dr. McLachlan has been an invited lecturer in numerous Canadian and international cities including Tokyo, Dubai, Jeddah, Doha, Kuwait, Tehran and Muscat. He is also the only person to hold a four-year term as President of the Canadian League Against Epilepsy in 1995-1999.


Dr. McLachlan's clinical research includes studies of the phenomenology of seizures, psychological issues in epilepsy and surgical management of epilepsy.

Richard S. McLachlan

Medical Interests

  • Epilepsy
  • Head Injury
  • Epilepsy Surgery

Office Contact Information

  • Phone:519 - 663 - 3293
  • Fax:519 - 663 - 3294
  • Address:

London Health Sciences Centre
University Hospital
339 Windermere Road
London Ontario Canada
N6A 5A5