Our specialists

Neonatologists

  • Michael Uhing, MD, Medical Director
  • Adeleye Afolayan, MD
  • Mir Basir, MD
  • Erwin Cabacungan, MD 
  • Susan Cohen, MD
  • Carey Ehlert, MD
  • Ruby Gupta, MD
  • Vijender Karody, MD
  • Ganesh Konduri, MD
  • Joanne Lagatta, MD
  • Steven Leuthner, MD
  • Hang Nghiem-Rao, MD
  • Ru-Jeng Teng, MD
  • Jeffery Segar, MD
  • Scott Welak, MD
  • Tzong-Jin Wu, MD

Neonatal Nurse Practitioners

  • Deanna Finley, NNP-BC, APNP, NNP Director
  • Sara Anderson, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Alicia Barnes, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Rebecca Buchholtz, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Heidi Cohen, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Maria Collins, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Freddie Reed Davis, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Karli Durski, DNP, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Rachael Edjou, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Katie Eisele, NNP-BC, APNP   
  • Media Esser, NNP-BC, APNP P
  • Amber Fortmann, NNP-BC, APNP, NNP Supervisor
  • Dena Hackmaster, DNP, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Anne Helmer, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Jennifer Kilzer, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Erika Klitzke, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Kedra Kluckey , NNP-BC, APNP (Fox Valley NICU)
  • Rebecca Lessard, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Meghan Luh, NNP-BC,APNP
  • Angie Maginn, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Kathryn Malin, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Heidi Miess-Gladding, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Amy Morris, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Elizabeth Orloski, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Jacqueline Paradise, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Emily Pokorny, DNP, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Amy Ratkowski, DNP, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Kim Roeloffs, DNP, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Laurie Schaefgen, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Sara Schedler NNP-BC, APNP
  • Jennifer Schuster, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Roya Shahegh, NNP-BC, APNP
  • Amanda Wolfgram, DNP, NNP-BC, APNP

Lactation Consultants

  • Sara Anderson RN, IBCLC
  • Nicole Binder, RN, CLC
  • Lisa Brock, RN, IBCLC
  • Lori Collins, CLC
  • Maria Collins, CLC
  • Barbara Hayes-Dineen, RN,  IBCLC
  • Reggie Drewek RN, IBCLC
  • Michelle Eversdyk,CLC
  • Chelsea Gates, RN, CLC
  • Maria Haldeman, CLC
  • Amber Harshaw, RN, CLC
  • Julie Kapla , RN, IBCLC
  • Paulette Krolikowski, CLC
  • Linda McNamara, RN,  IBCLC
  • Cheri Mulholland, RN, CLC
  • Sara Peluso, CLC
  • Lindsey Schneider, CLC
  • Heather Tanner, CLC
  • Kristine Walleser, RN,  IBCLC
  • Michelle Weiss, RN, CLC

Physical & Occupational Therapists

  • Denise Bibis, PT
  • Anne Becker, OT
  • Chris Casey, OT, Lead NICU Therapist
  • Jennifer Goldbaum, OT
  • Dawn Gresham, PT
  • Brandy Helchen, PT
  • Paula Jasperson, PT
  • Jackie Shay, PT

Speech Language Pathologists

  • Angie Birler, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Kirsta Blom, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Katherine Frontier, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Alissa Mosurinjohn, MS, CCC-SLP

Clinical Dietitians

  • Brittani Clark, MS, RD, CD
  • Elizabeth Polzin, MBA, RD, CD, CNSC

Psychologists

  • KristiLynn Cedars, PhD
  • Elizabeth Fischer, PhD

Social Workers

  • Sandra Dykstra, MSW
  • Jennifer Schaefer, MSW
  • Jill Winkler, MSW

Clinical Nurse Specialists

  • Ann Grippe, MSN RN
  • Genesee Hornung, MSN, RN, CNS, CPNP-PC

NICU Family Support Specialists

  • Angie Biersach, March of Dimes

Family shares their NICU journey live on Facebook
Macy was born with TEF/EA - an esophageal atresia and a tracheosophageal fistula. Her parents, Adam and Molly, were generous enough to share the story of their daughter Macy's first few weeks of life on Facebook. Read their story and watch the video.