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John Wilbur Stakes, III, MD

Neurologist, MGH

It is a priviledge to practice Neurology. I derive professional satisfaction from patient care, and from teaching fellows, medical students and residents. My MGH Network Development work facilitates patient access to MGH resources for best outcomes.

  • Phone: 617-724-7426
Department of Neurology
Clinical Interests
Sleep Disorders Medicine
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Waltham: Mass General West
Medical Education
MD, Weill Cornell College of Medicine
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


Williams College A.B. 1971, Phi Beta Kappa, Biology Major with Honors

Cornell University Medical College, M.D. 1975, Alpha Omega Alpha

Intern, Junior, Senior Resident in Medicine MGH 1975-1978.

First, Second, and Third year resident in Neurology MGH 1978-1981,

Co-Chief Resident in Neurology MGH 1980-81

Fellow in Clinical Neurophysiology MGH 1981-1982

Visiting physician, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Summer 1982

Director of MGH Sleep Laboratory, 1982-2007

Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Director of Specialty Care Development,MGPO, 1995-

Neurology Associates
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-724-7426
Fax: 617-724-0897

Mass General West
40 Second Avenue
Waltham, MA 02451

Phone: 781-487-4300