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.

Fizan Abdullah, MD, PhD

Fizan Abdullah, MD, PhD

Vice-Chair, Department of Surgery; Head, Division of Pediatric Surgery; Orvar Swenson Founders’ Board Chair in Pediatric Surgery; Program Director, Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery

  • 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

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

Katherine A. Barsness, MD, MS

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Director of Surgical Simulation

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

Anthony C. Chin, MD, MS, MBA

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Director, Surgical Critical Care

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Alexander Dzakovic, MD

Alexander Dzakovic, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery, Transplant

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Julia E. Grabowski, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery

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

Yue-Yung Hu, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery

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

Catherine J. Hunter, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Rashmi Kabre, MD

Rashmi Kabre, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery; Director of Trauma Services

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

Monica Langer, BSc, MSc, MD, FRCSC, FACS

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Timothy B. Lautz, MD

Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Ann O'Connor, MD

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

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location
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

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Aimen Shaaban, MD

Aimen Shaaban, MD

Director, The Chicago Institute for Fetal Health; Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery

  • 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

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations
Teri Coha, APN, CNS, MSN, CWOCN, RN

Teri Coha, APN, CNS, MSN, CWOCN, RN

Advanced Practice Nurse/Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations
Caroline Lemoine, MD

Caroline Lemoine, MD

Attending Physician, Transplant Surgery & Surgery (General Pediatric)

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations