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Pediatric Neurology Specialists

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

Leon G. Epstein

Leon G. Epstein, MD

Division Head, Neurology; Attending Physician, Neurology; Derry A. and Donald L. Shoemaker Professor of Pediatric Neurology

Call 1.800.543.7362

Joyce Wu

Joyce Wu, MD

Section Head, Epilepsy Program; Attending Physician, Neurology; Lorna S. and James P. Langdon Chair in Pediatric Neurology

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Denis I. Altman

Denis I. Altman, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

Call 1.800.543.7362

Alma Bicknese, MD

Alma Bicknese, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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David Bieber

David Bieber, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center

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Steven B. Coker, MD

Steven B. Coker, MD

Neurologist, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital Pediatric Outpatient Center

Rebecca M. Garcia-Sosa, MD

Rebecca M. Garcia-Sosa, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center

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Tracy S. Gertler, MD, PhD

Tracy S. Gertler, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Neurology; Founders' Board Chair in Neurocritical Care

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S. Anne Joseph, MD

S. Anne Joseph, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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Nancy L. Kuntz, MD

Nancy L. Kuntz, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Neurology; Medical Director, Mazza Foundation Neuromuscular Program; Director, Muscular Dystrophy Association Care Center

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Linda C. Laux

Linda C. Laux, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center

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Tiffani L. McDonough

Tiffani L. McDonough, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center

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Divakar S. Mithal

Divakar S. Mithal, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Neurology; Founders' Board Chair in Neurocritical Care

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Sunila O'Connor, MD

Sunila O'Connor, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center

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Murad M. Omery

Murad M. Omery, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

Call 630.933.6631

Meghan E. O'Neill, MD

Meghan E. O'Neill, MD

Attending Physician, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics; Attending Physician, Neurology

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Andrea C. Pardo, MD

Andrea C. Pardo, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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Reega D. Purohit

Reega D. Purohit, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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Anisa F. Rahman

Anisa F. Rahman, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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Vamshi K. Rao

Vamshi K. Rao, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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David G. Ritacco, MD, PhD

David G. Ritacco, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Division of Neurology

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Jennifer P. Rubin

Jennifer P. Rubin, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Neurology

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Talia Shear

Talia Shear, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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Diana Sieciechowicz, MD

Diana Sieciechowicz, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center

Cynthia V. Stack, MD

Cynthia V. Stack, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology; Clinical Practice Director, Neurology; Neurodiagnostic (EEG) Lab Director, Neurology

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Priyamvada Tatachar, MD

Priyamvada Tatachar, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center

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Laura E. Vernon

Laura E. Vernon, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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Jeremy N. Wong

Jeremy N. Wong, MD

Attending Physician, Neurology

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Lauren Davis, APRN

Lauren Baidoo, APRN, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner, Neurology

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Allison D. Dye

Allison D. Dye, APRN-NP, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurology

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Breanne Fisher

Breanne Fisher, MSN, APRN-NP, CPNP

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, Epilepsy Center

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Michele G. Mills, APRN, NP

Michele G. Mills, MS, APRN, CPNP

Family Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Neurocritical Care

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Amy Tennant

Amy Tennant, MS, APRN-NP, CPNP

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, Epilepsy Center

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Danielle Trokey, APRN

Danielle Trokey, APRN-NP, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner, Neurology

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Michelle Yee, APRN

Michelle M. Yee, APRN, NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurology

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Erin McGinnis

Erin McGinnis, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor II, Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism

Call 1.800.543.7362

Leslie Sondeen-Opila, APRN, NP

Leslie Sondeen-Opila, APRN, NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurology

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