Critical Care Specialists

The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children in the Lefkofsky Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Please note, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Select their names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations. 

Z. Leah Harris, MD

Z. L. Harris, MD

Division Head, Pediatric Critical Care; Posy and John Krehbiel Professorship in Critical Care Medicine

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
 M. Ikram Akhtar, MD

M. I. Akhtar, MD

PICU Site Leader, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Meredith F. Bone, MD, MSCI

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Bria M. Coates, MD

Bria M. Coates, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Sabrina F. Derrington, MD

Sabrina F. Derrington, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Conrad L. Epting, MD

Conrad L. Epting, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Denise M. Goodman, MD, MS

Denise M. Goodman, MD, MS

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Sue J. Hong-Routson, MD

Sue J. Hong-Routson, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Russell Horowitz, MD

Russell Horowitz, MD

Attending Physician, Emergency Medicine

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Michael Kelleher, MD

Michael Kelleher, MD

Chief Medical Officer; Crown Family Professorship in Pediatrics

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Steven Lestrud, MD

Medical Director, Respiratory Care; Attending Physician, Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Marcelo R. Malakooti, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Lauren E. Marsillio, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Kelly N. Michelson, MD, MPH

Kelly N. Michelson, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Erin D. Paquette, MD, JD, MBe

Erin D. Paquette, MD, JD, MBe

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Ranna A. Rozenfeld, MD

Ranna A. Rozenfeld, MD

Medical Director, Transport Team

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Craig M. Smith, MD

Craig M. Smith, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Eric L. Wald, MD, MSCI

Eric L. Wald, MD, MSCI

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Katie K. Wolfe, MD

Attending Physician, Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location