Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism Specialists

The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children with genetics-related complications. 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.

Joel M. Charrow, MD

Head, Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Barbara K. Burton, MD

Barbara K. Burton, MD

Director, PKU Program

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Carolyn H. Jones, MD

Attending Physician, Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism; Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital Pediatric Outpatient Center

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Anne McRae, PA

Physician Assistant, Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Barry Wolf, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Katherine H. Kim, MS

Genetic Counselor

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Judith Marshall, APN, NP

Family Nurse Practitioner, Genetics, Birth Defects and Metabolism

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Andrea Paras, MS

Genetic Counselor

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Erika R. Vucko, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Lauren E. Whiteaker, CPNP-PC

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Primary Care, Division of Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Shanna M. Widera, APN, NP

Clinical Trials Coordinator, Genetics

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location