Pediatric Neurosurgery Specialists

Neurosurgery Specialists

The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children requiring surgery for neurology-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.

Lurie Children's Attending Neurosurgeons

Tadanori Tomita, MD

Division Head, Neurosurgery; Medical Director, Falk Brain Tumor Center; Yeager Professor of Pediatric Neurosurgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Tord D. Alden, MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Chief Medical Informatics Officer; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Robin M. Bowman, MD

Director, Multidisciplinary Spina Bifida Center; Co-Director, Fetal Neurosurgery, The Chicago Institute for Fetal Health; Medical Director, Camp Independence; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 4 Locations

Arthur J. DiPatri, Jr., MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

David G. McLone, MD, PhD

Co-Medical director, Spina Bifida Program

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Amanda M. Saratsis, MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Lurie Children's Advanced Practice Providers

Maureen Kilgallon, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Kathy Romanski, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Colleen E. Rosen, MSN, APRN-NP, PNP-BC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Stacy Speck, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

Daisy Vazquez, APRN-NP, CPNP

Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location