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

Division Head, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

James W. Collins, Jr., MD, MPH

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

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

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

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

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

Isabelle De Plaen, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Maria L. Dizon, MD, MSCI

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Ann G. Downey, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Gustave H. Falciglia, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Instructor in Pediatrics

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Joel B. Fisher, MD

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

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

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

Attending Phyisican, Hospital-Based Medicine

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Anita Gupta, MD

Neonatologist, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital; Northwest Community Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Arika G. Gupta, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Natalia Henner, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Shayna D. Hibbs, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Hamida Khan, MD

Neonatologist Site Leader, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

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 at Cadence Health; Neonatologist Site Leader, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health; Chair of Pediatrics, 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

Attending Physician, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

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

Denise Barnes, APN, NP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Alexandra Burgoon, APN, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Susan M. Faber, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Pediatrics

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Barbara Fleming, APN, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Neonatalogy

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Alexa Gilman, APN, NNP-BC

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Mimi H. Hancko, APN, NP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

Christina Henneberry, APN-BC

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Joy Hess, APN, NP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Susan Horner, APN, CNS, MS, RNC-NIC

Developmental Specialist, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Mary Hurley, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Allison M. Jaskula, APN, NP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

Jayesh M. Kothari

Neonatologist

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Helen H. Kusi, MD

Neonatologist, Westlake Hospital

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Jenny K. Lee, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Nicole Macleod, APN, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Amy McArthur, APN, NP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Kasey McCormick, APN, MSN, NNP-BC

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Diane Nyari, APN, NP

APN Manager, Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Erin E. O'Brien, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Melissa Perl, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Carolyn Seng, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Pediatrics

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Deanna Smetana, APN, NP

Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Elizabeth Smith, APN, NP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Ashley Mae Warfel, NNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Kelley A. Zhovtis, APN, NP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location