Surgeons & Surgery Specialists


The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children with surgery-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 Surgeons

Fizan Abdullah, MD, PhD

Fizan Abdullah, MD, PhD

Head, Division of Pediatric Surgery; Orvar Swenson Founders’ Board Chair in Pediatric Surgery; Associate Program Director, Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery Professor of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Marleta Reynolds, MD

Marleta Reynolds, MD

Surgeon-in-Chief; Chair, Department of Surgery; Lydia J. Fredrickson Professor of Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Katherine A. Barsness, MD, MS

Katherine A. Barsness, MD, MS

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Director of Surgical Simulation Program; Director, Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery; Associate Professor of Surgery and Medical Education, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Associate Director, Clinical and Translational Research, Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Anthony C. Chin, MD, MS, MBA

Anthony C. Chin, MD, MS, MBA

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Vice Chair of Finance, Department of Surgery; Director, Surgical Critical Care; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Alexander Dzakovic, MD

Alexander Dzakovic, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery, Transplant; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Seth D. Goldstein, MD, MPhil

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Julia E. Grabowski, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Yue-Yung Hu, MD, MPH

Yue-Yung Hu, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Catherine J. Hunter, MD

Catherine J. Hunter, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Rashmi Kabre, MD

Rashmi Kabre, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Director of Trauma Services; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Monica Langer, BSc, MSc, MD, FRCSC, FACS

Monica Langer, MPH, FRCSC, MD, FACS

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Timothy B. Lautz, MD

Timothy B. Lautz, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Caroline Lemoine, MD

Caroline Lemoine, MD

Attending Physician, Transplant Surgery & Surgery (General Pediatric); Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Ann O'Connor, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Director, Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Program, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital Pediatric Outpatient Center; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Mehul V. Raval, MD, MS, FACS, FAAP

Mehul V. Raval, MD, MS, FAAP, FACS

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Erin E. Rowell, MD

Erin E. Rowell, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Director, Fertility and Hormone Preservation and Restoration Program; Co-Director, Pediatric Surgery, The Chicago Institute for Fetal Health; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Aimen Shaaban, MD

Aimen Shaaban, MD

Director, The Chicago Institute for Fetal Health; Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Riccardo A. Superina, MD

Riccardo A. Superina, MD

Head, Transplant Surgery; Co-Director, Siragusa Transplantation Center; Surgical Director, Kidney and Liver Transplant Programs; Robert E. Schneider Chair in Transplantation; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Lurie Children's Advanced Practice Providers

Katelyn Anhut, DNP, APRN-NP, FNP-BC, CWON

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Kerri Baldwin, APN, MSN, FNP-BC, CWON

Kerri Baldwin, APRN-NP, MSN, FNP-BC, CWON

Family Nurse Practitioner, General Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Kate Walsh, APN, CPNP-PC, MSN, BSN, CWON, RN

Kate Chapman, APRN-NP, CPNP-PC, MSN, BSN, CWON, RN

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Primary Care, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Teri Coha, APN, CNS, MSN, CWOCN, RN

Teri Coha, APRN-CNS, MSN, CWOCN, RN

Advanced Practice Nurse/Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Laura Erickson, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Kelly Finkbeiner, APN, NP, MSN, CPNP-PC, AC/PC

Kelly Finkbeiner, APRN-NP, MSN, CPNP-PC, AC/PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery (General)

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Elizabeth Hood, RN, MS, MBA, APN, CPNP

Elizabeth Hood, RN, MS, MBA, APRN-NP, CPNP

Advance Practice Nurse/Senior Director, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Suzanne Kujawa, RNC, MSN, CPNP-PC

Suzanne Kujawa, MSN, APRN-NP, RN, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery (General)

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Barbara Lockart, DNP, APN/CNP-AC, PC, CPON

Barbara Lockart, DNP, APRN-NP, PC, CPON

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplant, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Joan Lokar, APN, NP

Joan Lokar, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery

Sarah A. Martin, APN, MS, RN, CPNP, AC/PC, CCRN

Sarah A. Martin, APRN-NP, MS, RN, CPNP, AC/PC, CCRN

Advanced Practice Nurse/Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, General Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Alison R. Osborne, APN, NP

Alison R. Osborne, APRN-NP

Advanced Practice Nurse/Certified Wound Ostomy Nurse, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Jessica Pech, MSN, APN, CPNP

Jessica Pech, MSN, APRN-NP, CPNP

Advanced Practice Nurse, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Kristine A. Piraino, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Laurie Sands, APN, NP, CPNP-PC

Laurie Sands, APRN-NP, CPNP-PC

Advanced Practice Nurse, Pediatric Surgery (general)

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Susan J. Shumaker, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

Susan J. Shumaker, MSN, APRN-NP, RN, CPNP-PC

Advanced Practice Nurse/Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Christopher Speaker, APRN-NP, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Sandra M. Weszelits, APRN-NP, CPNP, MSN, RN

Advanced Practice Nurse, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric General Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
Elissa Mikol, APN, PNP

Elissa Williams, APRN-NP, MSN, CPNP, RN

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location