Matthias SchmidtMSc, MD, FRCPC

Professor, Section Head, Neuroradiology, QEII


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Phone: 902-473-5332
Fax: 902-473-6235
Mailing Address: 
QEII Health Sciences Centre, 1796 Summer Street, Halifax Infirmary Site, Diagnostic Imaging, 3rd Floor, Room 3388, PO BOX 9000, Halifax NS B3H 3A7
Research Topics:
  • Epilepsy
  • Neuroimaging
  • Neuroethics


  • Fellowship, Neuroradiology, Dalhousie University
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Radiology, University of Toronto
  • MD with honours, University of Toronto
  • Master of Science, Pharmacology, University of Toronto
  • Bachelor of Science, Pharmacology with high distinction, University of Toronto


Dr. Matthias Schmidt is the Section Head, Neuroradiology, QEII Health Science Centre.

Following completion of his training in pediatric radiology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Dr. Schmidt started to work at the IWK Health Centre in 2000. He served as Chief of Diagnostic Imaging between 2002 and 2007.

After a second fellowship in diagnostic and interventional neuroradiology, Dr. Schmidt accepted a position as staff neuroradiologist at the QEII Health Sciences Centre. He is currently a full professor in Diagnostic Radiology at Dalhousie University.

Dr. Schmidt's research and clinical interests are innovative imaging techniques, neuroimaging ethics and epilepsy.