John Jay Alexander, MD

John Jay Alexander, MD

Neurosciences Center, Neurology

On staff since February 2011

Children's Title: Medical Director, Outpatient Neurology Clinics

Academic Title: Clinical Associate Professor

  • Biography

    Dr. Jay Alexander is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology at Seattle Children's Hospital. He has over 10 years of experience in the evaluation and care of children with neurological disorders.

    Dr. Alexander is a native of Missouri. He received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He received training in general pediatrics in New Jersey and then received Child Neurology training at The Children's Hospital-Boston. Prior to his recruitment to Seattle Children's, Dr. Alexander held faculty positions at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri and two academic institutions in New Jersey. He practices general child neurology in Seattle, Everett and Olympia. He also conducts outreach clinics in Wenatchee. His clinical role also includes the supervision and education of pediatric resident physicians.

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Board Certification(s)

Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Medical/Professional School

University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, MO


Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Unterberg Childrens Hospital at Monmouth Medical C, Long Branch, NJ

Clinical Interests

Child Neurology