Dr. Whapham, an Illinois native, is a multi-specialty trained stroke and critical-care neurologist. He is experienced in diagnostic cerebral/ spinal angiography and neuroendovascular surgery. He is also experienced in cerebrovascular telemedicine and stroke program infrastructure development.
Dr. Whapham received his Bachelors of Science degree from the College of Science University of Notre Dame. After teaching high school biology, chemistry and physics, he earned his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. He completed a year-long residency in transitional medicine at Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit and a three year residency in neurology at Detroit Medical Center.
He completed a fellowship in stroke/neuro-critical care at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. He also completed fellowships in diagnostic cerebral angiography and endovascular neurosurgery at Providence Hospital in Southfield, Michigan. In addition to his medical degree, Dr. Whapham earned a Master’s degree for his work in cellular and chemical mechanisms of ischemic brain injury.