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Pediatric Neurologists & Neurosurgeons

Nicklaus Children's Brain Institute is home to a unique multidisciplinary team of specialists, nurses, technologists, therapists and caregivers who provide unrivalled care, delivered with compassion and empathy for the children we treat and the families we serve.

Pediatric Neurosurgeons

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 John Ragheb, MD

Director, Division of Neurosurgery
Clinical Interests:
Neurosurgery, neurotrauma, brain tumors, spina bifida, tethered spinal cord, congenital anomalies
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 Sanjiv Bhatia, MD

Chief, Department of Surgery
Director, Neuro-Tube Defect/Spina Bifida Program
Clinical Interests:
Intractable epilepsy, brain tumors, vascular malformations, spinal dysraphism, neuroendoscopy, hydrocephalus and arachnoid cysts, brachial plexus injuries

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 Toba Niazi, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Clinical Interests:
Brain and spinal cord tumors, complex congenital or traumatic spinal disorders
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Pediatric Neurologists

Neuro Network PartnersPediatric Neurology physicians are employed by Neuro Network Partners (NNP), a private physician practice.
 

Roberto F. Tuchman

Roberto F. Tuchman, MD

Chief, Department of Neurology
Director, Neurodevelopmental Disorders Program
Clinical Interests:
ADHD, autism, epilepsy, learning disorders, neurodevelopmental disorders
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Michael S. Duchowny, MD

Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program
Clinical Interests:
Epilepsy, Dravet Syndrome
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Ian O'Neil Miller, MD

Director, Ion Channel Epilepsy/Dravet Syndrome Program
Clinical Interests:
Pediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology
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Migvis Monduy

Director, Cerebral Palsy & Spasticity Disorders Program
Clinical Interests:
Cerebral palsy and spasticity disorders, neuromuscular disorders, movement disorders
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Trevor J. Resnick, MD

Director, Headache Clinic
Clinical Interests:
Pediatric Neurology, chronic epilepsy, neurodevelopmental disorders
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Pediatric Psychologists & Neuropsychologists

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 Marisa Azaret, Psy D.

Clinical Director, Division of Psychology
Clinical Interests:
Pediatric psychology, parenting skills training, adolescent development, mental health prevention
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 Brandon M. Korman, PsyD, PhD

Supervisor, Fellowship, Internship, and Advanced Practicum in Pediatric Neuropsychology
Clinical Interests:
Pediatric and adolescent neuropsychological assessment, epilepsy neuropsychological evaluations, memory, disorders of attention and executive skills
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 Reshma Babra Naidoo, PhD

PSA Director, Cognitive Neuroscience
Clinical Interests:
Pediatric and adolescent neuropsychological assessments, cognitive rehabilitation, neuro-rehabilitation, neurogenetic assessment, neuro-cardia assessment, neuro-oncology assessment, neuro-developmental assessment, epilepsy neuropsychological evaluations
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Multidisciplinary Neurology Specialists for Children

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 Nolan R. Altman, MD

Director, Department of Radiology
Clinical Interests:
Neuro-congenital malformations, metabolic diseases, vascular malformations
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Mislen S. Bauer, MD

Director, Neurofibromatosis Program
Clinical Interests:
Craniofacial deformities, neurofibromatosis
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 Parul B. Jayakar, MD

Director, Division of Genetics and Metabolism
Director, Neurogenetics/Metabolic Disorders Program
Clinical Interests:
Autism, genetic syndromes, dysmorphism, metabolism errors, chromomal abnormalities, congenital anomalies, neurodegenerative diseases
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Ziad. A. Khatib, MD

Director, Neuro Oncology Program 
Clinical Interests:
Brain tumors, pediatric cancer treatment
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 John W. Kuluz, MD

Director, Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion Clinic 
Clinical Interests:
Spinal cord injury, stroke, ischemic brain injury

Nurse Practitioners Specialized in Pediatric Neurology

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Aileen M. Rodriguez, ARNP
Clinical coordinator, Epilepsy Program
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Patricia M. Dean, ARNP
Epilepsy Outcomes Clinic
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Tammy Lynn Trabosh, ARNP
Neuro-Critical Program (Neuro-ICU)
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Maria Isabel Walke, ARNP
Genetics Clinic
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Maria Pilar Gennaro, ARNP
Ketogenic Diet Program
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Ana M. Diaz, ARNP
Division of Neurosurgery
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Patricia Angie Tavio, ARNP
Division of Neurosurgery

 

 

Administrative Staff

  • Prasanna Jayakar, MD, PhD., Chairman
  • Sara Widing, Service Line Administrator
  • Angeles Barba, Director
  • Olga Conde, Manager

Research Scientists

Research Affiliates

  • Malek Adjouadi, PhD
Physicians with the PSA badge are employed by Pediatric Specialists of America, part of Miami Children's Health System.

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