Ash Singhal, BSc MSc MD FRCSC

Head, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, BC Children’s Hospital
Postgraduate Training Program Director
Clinical Associate Professor
Active Staff: BC Children’s Hospital


Rm K3-159, BC Children’s Hospital
4480 Oak St.
Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4

Phone: 604.875.2094
Fax: 604.875.3109

Program Administrative Assistant
Sachiyo Kaneko
11115 – 2775 Laurel Street
Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 1M9

Phone: 604.875.4111 ext 23119


Dr. Ash Singhal is a Pediatric Neurosurgeon at British Columbia Children’s Hospital.  He is an Associate Professor (Clinical) of Surgery at the University of British Columbia. His clinical research interests include Pediatric Trauma, Pediatric Neuro-oncology, and Pediatric Epilepsy.

After completing an undergraduate degree at Queen’s University and Medical School at the University of Alberta, Dr. Singhal completed his Neurosurgical Residency at the University of Toronto.  After a Pediatric Neurosurgery Clinical Fellowship at BC Children’s Hospital, he joined the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery in 2005

Dr. Singhal served as the Director of Pediatric Trauma at BCCH/PHSA for 12 years, and served as a Chief Examiner for the Royal College for 10 years. He has held many leadership positions in national and international organizations.

Dr. Singhal is the Head of the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, and the Program Director for the UBC Neurosurgery Residency Program as well as the BCCH Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship Program.