Jeffrey S. Raskin, MS, MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Director of Functional Neurosurgery

Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery (Pediatric Neurological Surgery), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine



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Jeffrey S. Raskin MS, MD, FAAP, FAANS is an assistant professor and board certified pediatric neurosurgeon. He completed residency in the department of neurological surgery at Oregon Health & Science University and fellowship training in pediatric neurosurgery at Texas Children’s Hospital. He maintains specific interests in functional neurosurgery in children and serves as Director of Functional Neurosurgery at Lurie Children's. Dr. Raskin is a member of American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Association of Pediatrics, American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, North American Neuromodulation Society and associate editor of Operative Neurosurgery. Dr. Raskin’s career goals include promotion to full professor of neurological surgery, maximizing the national and international reputation of neurosurgical care at Lurie Children's, and serving the profession of neurological surgery through national representation. Dr. Raskin enjoys amateur bird watching, art, and culture with his wife.

Clinical Interests

Epilepsy, movement disorders, pain syndromes


Education & Training

Education: University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV, 2009

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery, Texas Children's Hospital-Houston, Houston, TX, 2016-2017; Residency in neurosurgery, Oregon Health Sciences University Hospitals, 2009- 2015, Chief Resident 2015-20216

Board Certifications: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery

Professional Organizations: American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, American Association of Pediatrics, North American Neuromodulation Society, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Association of Neurological Surgeons

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