Coastal Clinics

John Diggle, BSc, MD, FRCPC, CSCN (EMG), CSCN (EEG) 


Neurology Neurodiagnostics

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Fax  604.608.2983
Phone  778.294.3340

Donna Finch, BSc, DipT, RNCST (EMG), RET (EEG) 

Head Technologist, Neurophysiology.  Donna has worked across the lower mainland, contributing to the development of neurophysiology laboratories at Vancouver General Hospital, Surrey Memorial Hospital, the Jim Pattision Outpatient Care and Surgical Centre and Valley EEG in New Westminster.  She has dual certification in both EEG and EMG applied neurophysiology.  She is an active teacher of neurophysiology, and is a regular preceptor for the BCIT EEG Technologist training program.  

Neurologist.  A long-time Surrey resident, Dr. Diggle first studied genetics and cell biology at the University of British Columbia before completing his training in medicine and neurology at the University of Calgary. He went on to do subspecialty training in neuromuscular disease and epilepsy at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia before returning to Surrey with his family in 2007.  He maintains an active practice in general neurology as well as his subspecialty interests.  He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia and enjoys participating in all aspects of medical education.  


Charles BL Gervais, BSc (Hon), MD, FRCPC, CSCN (EMG)

Neurologist. Charles completed an honours degree in natural sciences with McMaster University followed by medical school with St George's University. He completed his neurology residency with the University of Saskatchewan followed by sub-specialty fellowship training in neuromuscular diseases and epilepsy with the Mayo Clinic before moving to Surrey with his family in 2016 to join the Coastal Neurology team. He maintains an active interest in general neurology with particular interest in disorders of the peripheral nervous system. He enjoys participating in all aspects of medical education.