Dr. Wendy Edlund

(757) 668-9466
Board Certifications

American Board of Neurology Sq Child Neurology

Sleep Medicine


Medical School: Case Western Reserve University

Residency: Mayo Clinic

Fellowship: Mayo Clinic


Dr. Edlund is a child neurologist and pediatric sleep doctor. She is passionate about making sure children get the sleep they need to learn, grow, and enjoy life.

Dr. Edlund completed her training in pediatrics, child neurology, and sleep medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. She received her medical degree at Case Western Reserve University in Ohio.

She has expertise in helping children overcome sleep difficulties, as well as identifying and treating underlying sleep disorders that may contribute to poor sleep, such as narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, or circadian rhythm disorders. She recognizes the impact a child's sleep problem has on the entire family, and is eager to help.

Dr. Edlund serves on the guidelines subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and is a reviewer for the Journal of Child Neurology.

Dr. Edlund lives in Norfolk with her husband and daughter, and loves baking, camping, hiking, backpacking, and traveling.

Research Area(s)
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Narcolepsy 
  • Sleep Disorders
Clinical Interests
  • Healthy Sleep Habits
Awards and Honors
  • Chief Resident, Child and Adolescent Neurology, Mayo Clinic
Community Involvement
  •  Wish Granter, Make-A-Wish Foundation