Franciscan Health Crown Point

12750 Saint Francis Drive
Crown Point, IN 46307

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Franciscan Health and Ann Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago have collaborated to offer greater access to superb inpatient and outpatient pediatric care at Franciscan Health Crown Point. This collaboration ensures newborns receive comprehensive care, close to home.

Our board-certified neonatologists provide the most advanced care to premature and critically ill neonates and staff Franciscan Health Crown Point's Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) which includes: 

  • Onsite and on-call 24/7
  • Attending high-risk deliveries
  • Managing high-risk neonates
  • Specialized diagnosis and management of:
    • Congenital anomalies
    • Low birth weight
    • Premature birth
    • Disorders of the lung and gastrointestinal system
  • NICU developmental follow-up clinic

Meet Our Neonatologists

Meet Our Hospitalists

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Physicians at this Location

Maysan Alshaar, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

Pankaj Chhangani, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

Patricia Chiamas, MD

Patricia Chiamas, MD

Division Head, Hospital-Based Medicine - Outreach

Brett R. Galley, MD

Medical Director, Outreach Neonatology; Attending Physician, Neonatology

Deepika Kakerra, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

Sandra M. Ndiaye, DO

Attending Physician, Hospital-Based Medicine