Neonatologists

The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children with neonatal-related complications. Please note, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Click on their names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations.

Physician Leadership
Aaron Hamvas, MD, Division Head
James W. Collins, Jr., MD, MPH, Medical Director, Lurie NICU
Janine Yasmin Khan, MD, Medical Director, Prentice NICU

Attending Physicians
Stephannie M. Baehl Voller, MD
Michael W. Balbus, MD
Isabelle De Plaen, MD
Joseph A. DiCara, MD
Maria Luz V. Dizon, MD
Ann G. Downey, MD
Joel B. Fisher, MD
Jessica T. Fry, MD
Jacqueline J. Guay, MD
Natalia Henner, MD
Hamida Khan, MD
Violeta J. Komotos, MD
Kenny del Barco Kronforst, MD
Megan B. Lagoski, MD
Jeffrey L. Loughead, MD
Charles C. MacDonald, MD
Kerri Z. Machut, MD
Colleen Ann Malloy, MD
Nana Matoba, MD
Karen Mestan, MD
Karna Murthy, MD
Patrick J. Myers, MD
Raye-Ann Odegaard deRegnier, MD
Marta Perez, MD
Medhat K. Philobos, MD
Antranik S. Poladian, MD
Nicolas Porta, MD
William J. Reda, MD
Daniel T. Robinson, MD
Anne Daley Ryan, MD
Chitra M. Sachs, MD
Lina Sapiegiene, MD
Malika D. Shah, MD
Shawn M. Smith, MD
Miroslaw S. Skalski, MD

Members of Children’s Community Physicians Association
Subash C. Arora, MD

Neonatal Nurse Practitioners
Denise Barnes, APN, NP
Mimi H. Hancko, APN, NP
Christina Henneberry, APN, NP
Joy Hess, APN, NP
Allison M. Jaskula, APN, NP
Amy McArthur, APN, NP
Diane Nyari, APN, NP
Deanna Smetana, APN, NP
Elizabeth Smith, APN, NP
Kelley A. Zhovtis, APN, NP

Aaron Hamvas, MD

Aaron Hamvas, MD

Division Head, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
James W. Collins, Jr., MD, MPH

James W. Collins, Jr., MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Michael W. Balbus, MD

Michael W. Balbus, MD

Neonatologist

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Leslie A. Caldarelli, MD

Medical Director, NICU, Northwestern Medicine's Prentice Women's Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Jill Chang, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Meghan A. Coghlan, MD

Meghan A. Coghlan, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Isabelle De Plaen, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Raye-Ann Odegaard deRegnier, MD

Raye-Ann O. deRegnier, MD

Neonatologist; Marion Robinson Heise, PhD Chair in Neonatal Development

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Shivani J. Desai, MD

Neonatologist

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Maria L.V. Dizon, MD, MSCI

Maria L. Dizon, MD, MSCI

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Ann G. Downey, MD

Ann G. Downey, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Gustave H. Falciglia, MD

Gustave H. Falciglia, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Instructor in Pediatrics

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Joel B. Fisher, MD

Joel B. Fisher, MD

Neonatologist Site Leader, Northwest Community Hospital; Neonatologist, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Jessica T. Fry, MD

Jessica T. Fry, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Justyna Grothaus, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Jacqueline J. Guay, MD

Jacqueline J. Guay, MD

Attending Phyisican, Hospital-Based Medicine

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Anita Gupta, MD

Anita Gupta, MD

Neonatologist, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital; Northwest Community Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Arika G. Gupta, MD

Arika G. Gupta, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Natalia Henner, MD

Natalia Henner, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Shayna D. Hibbs, MD

Shayna D. Hibbs, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Hamida Khan, MD

Hamida Khan, MD

Neonatologist Site Leader, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Janine Yasmin Khan, MD

Janine Y. Khan, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Medical Director, Prentice Women's Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Violeta J. Komotos, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Kenny D. Kronforst, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Neonatology Site Leader for Norwegian-American Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Megan B. Lagoski, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Jeffrey L. Loughead, MD

Pediatric Medical Director, Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital; Neonatologist Site Leader, Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Lurie Children's at Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital; Chair of Pediatrics, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Charles C. MacDonald, MD

Neonatologist, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Kerri Z. Machut, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Colleen A. Malloy, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Site Leader, Special Care Nursery, Silver Cross Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Nana Matoba, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Kacie E. McMahon, DO

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Ashok K. Mehta, MD

Neonatologist

  • Seeing Patients at 4 Locations

Karen Mestan, MD, MSCI

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Karna Murthy, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Patrick J. Myers, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Marta Perez, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Medhat K. Philobos, MD

Neonatologist, Northwest Community Hospital; Site Leader, Westlake Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Antranik S. Poladian, MD

Neonatologist, West Suburban Medical Center

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Nicolas Porta, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Co-Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program; Associate Director, Lurie Children’s NICU

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

William J. Reda, MD

Neonatologist, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Mary E. Robbins, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Daniel T. Robinson, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Anne D. Ryan, MD

Attending Phyisican, Hospital-Based Medicine

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Lina Sapiegiene, MD

Neonatologist, Northwest Community Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Malika D. Shah, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Medical Director, Prentice Newborn Nursery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Miroslaw S. Skalski, MD

Neonatologist, Silver Cross Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Shamik B. Trivedi, MD

Shamik B. Trivedi, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Rohitkumar B. Vasa, MD

Rohitkumar B. Vasa, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Stephannie B. Voller, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Neonatology Site Leader, Swedish Covenant Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

W. Michal M. Wisniewski, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Subash C. Arora, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations