David G. Ritacco, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Division of Neurology; Assistant Professor Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Special Interests

​Neurology of the newborn, head cooling for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy

Biographical Information

Medical School

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 1988

Postgraduate Training

Residency in child neurology, University of Chicago, 1994; Internship in pediatrics, Christ Hospital, 1992; Residency in neurology, University of Chicago, 1991; Internship in general medicine, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, 1989


Board certified in: Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology

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