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John R. Jefferson MD

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • PeaceHealth Medical Group Provider

Dr. Jefferson is board-certified in both neurology and clinical neurophysiology. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, and completed his residency in neurology at the University of Washington, in Seattle.

During his last year of residency, Dr. Jefferson served as chief neurology resident and was awarded the Harborview Medical Center Annual Housestaff Award for outstanding humanitarianism, understanding of patients, and excellence in clinical care. Dr. Jefferson completed a clinical neurophysiology fellowship at UCLA and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

After completing his fellowship, Dr. Jefferson returned to the Northwest and joined the PeaceHealth team.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AmeriGroup
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Health Plan of WA (CHPW)
  • Crime Victims / Labor & Industries
  • First Choice Health Network
  • First Health Network
  • Humana Choice Care
  • Kaiser (GHC)
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
  • Premera HealthPlus-Blue Cross
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Regence - BC/BS
  • Soundpath Health
  • Triwest
  • Uniform Medical
  • United HealthCare Networks
  • WA Medicaid (DSHS)

Board Certification

  • ABPN: Clinical Neurophysiology
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology


  • University of Washington
    Specialty: Neurology
  • McGovern Medical School/University of Texas Houston Medical School
    Degree: MD
  • University of California LA Neurophysiology
    Specialty: Neurophysiology


  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Privileged Facilities

  • PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center

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    Neurology Associates
    710 Birchwood, Suite 201
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    Fax: 360-788-6872
  • PeaceHealth Medical Group - Whatcom
    4545 Cordata Pkwy., LL5
    Bellingham, WA 98226
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