Maternal Fetal Care Center | Meet Our Team

Leadership

Stella Kourembanas, MD

Stella Kourembanas, MD

Physician in Medicine, Division of Newborn Medicine; Chief, Division of Newborn Medicine and Chair, Harvard Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Program; Interim Chief, Maternal Fetal Care Center Clement A. Smith Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Louise Wilkins-Haug, MD, PhD

Louise Wilkins-Haug, MD, PhD

Clinical Lead, Maternal Fetal Care Center Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Cynthia Thompson

Cheryl Toole, MS, RN, CCRN, NEA-BC

Director, Patient Services; Nursing Director, Maternal Fetal Care Center
Rebecca Ybarra

Rebecca Ybarra

Operations Director, Clinical Services, Maternal Fetal Care Center

Clinical Team

Lauren Farqui, BSN

Lauren Farqui, BSN

Registered Nurse, Maternal Fetal Care Center
 Kassie Merrill Olver, MSW, LICSW

Kassie Merrill-Olver, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Social Worker II, Maternal Fetal Care Center
Laurie Oliver-Taylor, MSW, LICSW

Laurie Oliver-Taylor, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Social Worker, Maternal Fetal Care Center
Olivia (Beaudouin) Oppel, RN

Olivia (Beaudouin) Oppel, RN

Registered Nurse, Maternal Fetal Care Center
Nicole Peace, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Nicole Peace, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Maternal Fetal Care Center
 Tabitha Poorvu

Tabitha Poorvu, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor, Division of Genetics
Nicole Spinali, RN

Nicole Spinali, RN

Registered Nurse, Maternal Fetal Care Center

Administrative Team

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Riley Despathy, BS

Patient Experience Representative, Maternal Fetal Care Center
Caitlin Hughes

Caitlin Hughes

Program Coordinator, Maternal Fetal Care Center
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A'keyiah Riley

Patient Service Representative, Maternal Fetal Care Center
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Tiarra Wint

Patient Experience Representative, Maternal Fetal Care Center

Maternal Fetal Medicine Providers

Stephanie Guseh, MD

Stephanie Guseh, MD

Attending Physician, Department of Surgery Instructor, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Yael Hoffman Sage, MD, MPH

Yael Hoffman Sage, MD, MPH

Attending, Maternal Fetal Care Center Instructor, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Rosemary Reiss, MD

Rosemary Reiss, MD

Attending Physician, Maternal Fetal Care Center Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Louise Wilkins-Haug, MD, PhD

Louise Wilkins-Haug, MD, PhD

Clinical Lead, Maternal Fetal Care Center Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Fetal Cardiology

Wayne Tworetzky, MD

Wayne Tworetzky, MD

Director, Fetal Cardiac Imaging; Director, Fetal Cardiology Program; Benderson Chair, Boston Children's Hospital Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Kevin Friedman

Kevin G. Friedman, MD

Attending, Department of Cardiology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Fetal Radiology

Carol E.  Barnewolt

Carol E. Barnewolt, MD

Staff Radiologist, Department of Radiology Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Susan Connoly, MD

Susan Connolly, MD

Staff Radiologist, Department of Radiology Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Judy A. Estroff, MD

Judy A. Estroff, MD

Fetal and Neonatal Imaging Section Chief, Department of Radiology; Staff Radiologist, Department of Radiology Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School

Cardiology

Mark E.  Alexander

Mark Alexander, MD

Co-Director, Exercise Physiology Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Roger Breitbart

Roger Breitbart, MD

Chief, Inpatient Cardiology Division Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
David Brown

David Brown, MD

Director, Fellowship Training; Kimbrel Family Chair Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Kevin Friedman

Kevin G. Friedman, MD

Attending, Department of Cardiology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
David Harrild, MD, PhD

David Harrild, MD, PhD

Attending, Department of Cardiology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Jami Levine

Jami Levine, MD

Attending, Department of Cardiology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Douglas Mah, MD

Douglas Mah, MD

Director, Pacemaker and ICD Program Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Gerald Marx, MD

Gerald Marx, MD

Senior Associate, Department of Cardiology; Director, Ultrasound Imaging Research Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Andrew Powell, MD

Andrew Powell, MD

Chief, Division of Cardiac Imaging; Donald C. Fyler Chair in Pediatric Cardiology Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Rahul Rathod

Rahul Rathod, MD

Director, Cardiology Operations & Strategic Planning; Director, Single Ventricle Program; Attending, Department of Cardiology Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
David N. Schidlow, MD, MMus

David Schidlow, MD, MMus

Attending, Department of Cardiology; Director, Heterotaxy Program Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Wayne Tworetzky, MD

Wayne Tworetzky, MD

Director, Fetal Cardiac Imaging; Director, Fetal Cardiology Program; Benderson Chair, Boston Children's Hospital Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Complex Care

Arda Hotz, MD

Arda Hotz, MD

Pediatrician, Division of General Pediatrics Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Developmental Medicine

Emily Jean  Davidson

Emily Davidson, MD, MPH

Physician in Pediatrics, Care for Children with Medical Complexity Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Endocrinology

Jenny Kinne

Jessica Kremen, MD

Assistant Medical Director, Behavioral Health Endocrinology, Urology (BE-U) Program Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

General Surgery

Terry L. Buchmiller, MD

Terry L. Buchmiller, MD

Associate, Department of Surgery Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Farokh Demehri

Farokh Demehri, MD

Attending, Department of Surgery Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Belinda Hsi Dickie

Belinda Dickie, MD, PhD

Co-Director, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Program; Director, Colorectal and Pelvic Malformation Center; Assistant in Surgery, Department of Surgery Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Tom Jaksic

Tom Jaksic, MD, PhD

W. Hardy Hendren Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, Vice-Chairman of Pediatric General Surgery Boston Children’s Hospital and the Surgical Director of the Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation W. Hardy Hendren Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Heung Bae Kim, MD

Heung Bae Kim, MD

Weitzman Family Chair in Surgical Innovation; Vice-Chair of Surgery for Clinical Operations; Director, Pediatric Transplant Center; Co-Director, Midaortic & Renovascular Hypertension Center Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Craig Lillehei

Craig Lillehei, MD

Senior Associate, Department of Surgery; Transplant Surgeon, Department of Surgery Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Biren Modi

Biren P. Modi, MD, MPH

Surgical Director, Thyroid Center; Associate Surgical Director, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation (CAIR); Director, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Program; Associate Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Christopher Weldon, MD, PhD

Christopher B. Weldon, MD, PhD

Associate in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine; Assistant in Surgery, Department of Surgery Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Jill Zalieckas, MD, MPH

Jill M. Zalieckas, MD, MPH

Co-Director, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Program; Associate in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine; Assistant in Surgery, Department of Surgery Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

Genetics

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Walla Al-Hertani, MD, MS, FRCPC, FCCMG, FACMG

Attending Physician, Division of Genetics and Genomics
Olaf Bodamer, MD, PhD, FACMG, FAAP

Olaf Bodamer, MD, PhD, FACMG, FAAP

Park Gerald Chair in Genetics & Genomics; Associate Chief of Genetics & Genomics Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Yee-Ming Chan, MD, PhD

Yee-Ming Chan, MD, PhD

Medical Director, Behavioral, Endocrinology, and Health (BE-U) Program; Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Ingrid Holm, MD, MPH

Ingrid Holm, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology; Attending Physician, Division of Genetics and Genomics Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Christina Jacobsen, MD, PhD

Christina Jacobsen, MD, PhD

Director, Bone Program; Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Amy Kritzer, MD

Amy Kritzer, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Genetics and Genomics Instructor, Harvard Medical School
David Miler

David Miller, MD, PhD

Director, Neurofibromatosis Program Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Amy Roberts, MD

Amy Roberts, MD

Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Research Program Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Stephanie Sacharow, MD

Stephanie Sacharow, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Genetics and Genomics Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Joan Stoler

Joan Stoler, MD

Clinical Geneticist, Division of Genetics and Genomics Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Wen-Hann Tan, BMBS

Wen-Hann Tan, BMBS

Attending Physician, Division of Genetics and Genomics Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Infectious Diseases

Sandra Burchett

Sandra Burchett, MD, MSc

Senior Associate Physician in Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases; Co-Director, Transplant Infectious Disease Service; Co-Director, Immunocompromised Host Service; Director, Children's Hospital AIDS Program (CHAP) Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Nephrology

Nancy M. Rodig, MD

Nancy Rodig, MD

Medical Director, Kidney Transplant Program; Attending, Division of Nephrology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Michael Somers, MD

Michael J.G. Somers, MD

Attending, Division of Nephrology; Director, Clinical Services, Division of Nephrology; Medical Director, Renal Dialysis Unit Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Deborah Stein, MD

Deborah R. Stein, MD

Co-Director, Midaortic Syndrome and Renovascular Hypertension Center; Associate Program Director, Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Program; Attending, Division of Nephrology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Neurology

Basil Darras

Basil Darras, MD

Associate Neurologist-in-Chief; Chief, Division of Clinical Neurology; Director, Neuromuscular Center and Spinal Muscular Atrophy Program Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Christopher M. Elitt, MD, PhD

Christopher M. Elitt, MD, PhD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Mark Libenson, MD

Mark Libenson, MD

Senior Associate, Department of Neurology; EEG Laboratory Medical Director, END Technology Program Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Heather  Olson

Heather Olson, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Janet Soul

Janet Soul, MD

Associate, Department of Neurology; Director, Fetal-Neonatal Neurology Program Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD

Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD

Director, Translational Neuroscience Center; Director, Translational Research Program; Rosamund Stone Zander Chair Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Neurosurgery

Joseph Madsen, MD

Joseph Madsen, MD

Director, Epilepsy Surgery; Associate, Department of Neurosurgery Professor, Harvard Medical School
Mark Proctor, MD

Mark Proctor, MD

Neurosurgeon-in-Chief; Director, Brain Injury Center Professor, Harvard Medical School
Benjamin C. Warf, MD

Benjamin C. Warf, MD

Director, Neonatal and Congenital Anomaly Neurosurgery Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

Pulmonology

Gregory Sawicki, MD, MPH

Gregory Sawicki, MD, MPH

Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Ophthalmology

Deborah K. VanderVeen, MD

Associate, Department of Ophthalmology; Director, Pediatric Cataract Service Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School

Orthopedics

Donald Bae

Donald S. Bae, MD

Director, Hand and Orthopedic Upper Extremity Program; Co-Director, Hand Surgery Fellowship Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Craig Birch, MD

Craig Birch, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Instructor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
John B. Emans, MD

John B. Emans, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
James Kasser, MD

James Kasser, MD

Emeritus Surgeon-in-Chief Catherine Ormandy Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Susan Mahan, MD

Susan Mahan, MD, MPH

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Collin May, MD, MPH

Collin May, MD, MPH

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Samantha Spencer

Samantha Spencer, MD

Director, Lower Extremity and Deformity Program; Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Peter Waters, MD

Peter M. Waters, MD, MMSc

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center John E. Hall Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Otolaryngology

Reza Rahbar, DMD, MD

Reza Rahbar, DMD, MD

Associate Otolaryngologist-in-Chief; Director, Center for Airway Disorders; Co-Director, Head, Neck and Skull Base Surgery Program Professor of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School

Plastics

Ingrid Ganske, MD

Ingrid Ganske, MD

Attending Physician, Department of Plastic & Oral Surgery Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
John Meara

John G. Meara, MD, DMD, MBA

Plastic Surgeon-in-Chief Kletjian Professor of Global Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Professor of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne
John Mulliken

John B. Mulliken, MD

Co-Director, Vascular Anomalies Center; Director, Craniofacial Center Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Cory Resnick, MD, DMD

Cory M. Resnick, MD, DMD

Attending Physician, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Program Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
 Carolyn R. Rogers-Vizena, MD

Carolyn R. Rogers-Vizena, MD

Attending Physician, Department of Plastic & Oral Surgery Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

Interventional Radiology

Ahmad Alomari, MD, MSc, FSIR

Ahmad Alomari, MD, MSc, FSIR

P.E. Burrows Chair in Interventional Radiology & Vascular Anomalies; Co-Director, Vascular Anomalies Center Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Darren B. Orbach, MD, PhD

Darren B. Orbach, MD, PhD

Chief, Neurointerventional Radiology; Co-Director, Cerebrovascular Surgery and Interventions Center; Sage Schermerhorn Chair in Image-Guided Therapy Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Horacio Padua

Horacio M. Padua, MD

Acting Interventional Radiology Division Chief, Department of Radiology; Staff Pediatric Interventional Radiologist, Department of Radiology Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School

Urology

Joseph Borer

Joseph G. Borer, MD

Director, Bladder Exstrophy Program; Co-Director, Neurourology and Urodynamics; Chair, Reconstructive Urologic Surgery Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Carlos R. Estrada Jr., MD, MBA

Carlos R. Estrada Jr., MD, MBA

Urologist-in-Chief; Co-Director, Spina Bifida Center; Co-Director, Urodynamics and Neurourology; Rose Zimmerman Mandell Chair in Innovative Urological Technology Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Michael P. Kurtz, MD, MPH

Michael P. Kurtz, MD, MPH

Attending, Department of Urology Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Richard S. Lee, MD

Richard S. Lee, MD

Vice Chair, Research; Director, Urologic Oncology; Director, Transplant Urology Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Erin McNamara, MD, MPH

Erin McNamara, MD, MPH

Associate Program Director; Co-Director, Spina Bifida Center; Associate Director, Colorectal and Pelvic Malformation Center Instructor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Caleb Nelson, MD, MPH

Caleb Nelson, MD, MPH

Director, Clinical and Health Services Research; Co-Director, Kidney Stone Program; Director, Quality and Safety Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Alan Retik, MD

Alan B. Retik, MD

Emeritus Urologist-in-Chief Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Richard Yu, MD, PhD

Richard N. Yu, MD, PhD

Director, Robotic Surgery Program; Surgical Director, Behavioral Health, Endocrinology and Urology (BE-U) Program; Director, Male Sexual Health Program Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School