Frontier NeuroHealth

Wyoming Neurologic Associates

As specialists in diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles in adults and children, we are dedicated to providing the finest neurologic and mental health care in the northern Rocky Mountain and Great Plains region.

PATIENT PORTAL

David B Wheeler, MD, PhD, FAAN, FAES

EDUCATION

  • M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA (9/91-6/00)
  • Ph.D., Neurosciences Program, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA. Thesis title: Identification of Voltage-Gated Calcium Channels Involved in Regulation of Excitatory Synaptic Transmission in Rat Hippocampus; Research Advisor: Richard W. Tsien (1/93-1/98)
  • M.Sc., Faculty of Physiological Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK. Thesis title: In Vivo Monitoring of Striatal Neurochemistry: Neurotransmitter Interactions During Behaviour; Research Supervisor: Dr. Marianne Fillenz, St. Anne's College. 10/89-9/91
  • BA, with High Honors, Zoological Sciences (Chemistry Minor), University of Montana, Missoula, MT (9/84-6/89)

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

  • Fellow, Clinical Neurophysiology (EEG, Epilepsy and Evoked Potentials), Division of EEG and Epilepsy, Department of Neurology, Brigham & Women's Hospital,  Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (7/04-6/05)
  • Resident, Neurology, Departments of Neurology, Massachusetts General and Brigham & Women's Hospitals, Harvard Medical School,  Boston, MA (7/01-6/04)
  • Intern, Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham & Women's and Faulkner Hospitals, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (7/00-6/01)

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS HELD

  • Co-Founder, Frontier Neuro Health (2014-)
  • Founder, President & Neurologist, Wyoming Neurologic Associates (2006-)
  • Neurologist, Central Wyoming Neurology (2005-2006)

HOSPITAL POSITIONS HELD

  • Consulting Neurologist, Billings Clinic (2012-)
  • Consulting Neurologist, Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation Hospital (2008-)
  • Consulting Neurologist, Memorial Hospital of Converse County (2008-2013, 2014-)
  • Staff Neurologist, Wyoming Medical Center (2005-)

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Epilepsy (2016-)
  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons, Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology (2015-), Epilepsy (2016-)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Neurology(2005, 2015-)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Clinical Neurophysiology (2007-)

CURRENT LICENSE TO PRACTICE

  • Wyoming Board of Medicine (2004-)
  • Montana Board of Medicine (2012-)

SPECIAL LOCAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Board Member, Northwest Regional TeleHealth Resource Center (2016-)
  • Program Director, Frontiers in Wyoming Medicine (2015-2016)
  • Wyoming Medical Center Board of Directors (2012-2016)
  • Wyoming Dementia Care
    • Chairman (2015-)
    • Vice-Chairman (2013-2015)
    • Board Member (2011-)
  • Board Member, Wyoming Health Information Organization (2012-2015)
  • Anticoagulation Committee, Wyoming Medical Center (2009-)
  • Education Committee, Wyoming Medical Center (2009-2014)
  • Chief of Staff, Wyoming Medical Center (2009-2011)
  • Chairman, Wyoming Neuroscience and Spine Institute (2008-2011)
  • Vice President of the Medical Staff, Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation Hospital (2008-)
  • Medical Director, Wyoming Stroke Enhancement Project (TeleStroke) (2008-2010)
  • Medical Director, Wyoming Medical Center Stroke Program, ASA/AHA Gold Plus Award, Target Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus, Primary Stroke Center Certified by The Joint Commission (2006-)
  • Medical Director, Wyoming Epilepsy Center, Level 3 Certified, National Association of Epilepsy Centers (2006-)

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Neurology (2002-)
    • Elected Fellow Member (2015)
  • American Heart Association (2009-)
    • National Professional Development Committee (2016-)
    • SouthWest Affiliate Research Committee (2014-2016)
    • SouthWest Affiliate Stroke Advisory Committee (2011-)
      • Chairman (2014-2015)
    • SouthWest Affiliate Board of Directors (2011-2015)
    • Pacific Mountain Affiliate Board of Directors, (2009-2011)
  • American Epilepsy Society (2004-)
    • Elected Fellow Member (2016)
    • Corporate Affairs Committee (2013-2016)
    • Medical Education Committee (2014-)
  • National Association of Epilepsy Centers
    • Board Nominating Committee (2015)
  • American College of Physician Executives
  • Wyoming Medical Society
    • Secretary (2017-)
    • Open Trustee (2014-2017)
  • Wyoming Neurological Society
    • Vice President (2006-2014, 2015-)
    • Treasurer (2014-2015)
  • Natrona County Medical Society

FACULTY POSITIONS HELD

  • Master of Physician Assistant Studies Program, Rocky Mountain College
    • Clinical Adjunct Professor (2014-)
  • Department of Neurology, University of Washington
    • Clinical Assistant Professor (2015-)
    • Clinical Instructor (2011-2015)
  • University of Wyoming Residency Program in Family Practice/Neurology
    • Adjunct Faculty (2006-)

HONORS

  • Wyoming Medical Center, Physician of the Year (2010)
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Predoctoral Fellowship, Stanford University (1993-1998)
  • Rhodes Scholarship, Montana and Magdalen College, University of Oxford (1989-1991)
  • Watkins Scholarship for Senior Project, University of Montana (1988-1989)
  • University of Montana Presidential Award of Merit, University of Montana (1988)
  • Silent Sentinel Award for Academic Excellence, University of Montana (1988)

 

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