Dr. Gurleen Athwal

Neurologist

Dr. Athwal is a general neurologist passionate in the areas of concussion, seizure, headache, secondary stroke prevention, movement disorders, and dementia/MCI. She started her medical journey by first completing her degree and practicing as an Occupational Therapist at VGH. It is at VGH where her journey for love of medicine started.

She pursued her medical degree at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and recently completed her residency training in Neurology at Queens University in Kingston, Ontario before returning to her home town of Vancouver where she now practices and spends time with her family.

She enjoys being outdoors and travelling as well as helping out with the family’s Certified Organic Blueberry farm.