Chris ChouM.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine


  • Neurology

Special focus on

  • Sleep Medicine

I see patients at


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Dr. Chris Chou specializes in caring for adults with neurologic diseases, including stroke, headache, Parkinson's disease and seizures. She became interested in neurology because of her fascination with the brain. She also has advanced training in sleep medicine. She enjoys taking care of patients with sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome and other abnormal behaviors during sleep.­

Dr. Chou believes people underestimate sleep as an important part of their well-being. Neurologic and sleep disorders often co-exist and can strongly influence each other. She is passionate about education and prioritizes teaching her patients about their medical conditions.­

When she's not working, Dr. Chou enjoys catching up on her favorite TV shows, trying new restaurants, dance and traveling. She grew up in the Seattle area, and is excited to live and practice medicine in the Pacific Northwest.


  • B.A., 2011, University of Washington
  • M.D., 2016, Washington University School of Medicine
  • Residency:

    • Neurology, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 2016
  • Fellowship:

    • Sleep Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2021
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2020

Memberships and associations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine