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  • Director – NSICU Neuromonitoring
  • Assistant Professor – Neurocritical Care
  • Neurointensivist

I am an intensive care and neurology physician. I look after patients with both acute neurological disease and critical illness, and manage a multidisciplinary team that works together to provide care for these patients – often in collaboration with neurosurgical and neurological sub-specialists.

Clinical Interests

  • Critical care, traumatic brain injury, intracranial hemorrhage, acute ischemic stroke, neurogenic shock, acute neuromuscular weakness

Research Interests

  • Neuroimaging, physiological signal processing, computational neuroscience, clinical trial informatics
  • Site Primary Investigator – BOOST3, ASTRAL


  • Board Certified in Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2017
  • Board Certified in Neurocritical Care, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2021
  • Board Certified in Clinical Informatics, American Board of Preventive Medicine, 2023


  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)
    University of Illinois College of Medicine, 2013
  • Neuroscience Graduate Program
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008
  • Bachelor of Science
    Andrews University, 2007
  • Residency in Neurology
    University of Kansas Medical Center, 2017
  • Research and Clinical Fellow in Neurocritical Care
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2019


Matthew Field Sharrock, MD