Meet the Team

The Pectus Chest Wall Program at Boston Children’s Hospital is part of one of the largest pediatric surgery programs in the world. Our caregivers have decades of experience caring for patients with chest wall disorders.

Physicians

Farokh Demehri

Farokh Demehri, MD

Attending, Department of Surgery Assistant Professor of Surgery, 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
Craig Lillehei

Craig Lillehei, MD

Senior Associate, Department of Surgery; Transplant Surgeon, Department of Surgery Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
David Mooney

David P. Mooney, MD, MPH

Director, Trauma Center; Assistant, Department of Surgery Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Konstantinos Papadakis

Konstantinos Papadakis, MD

Assistant in Surgery, Department of Surgery Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Robert Shamberger, MD

Robert Shamberger, MD

Chief, Emeritus, Department of Surgery Robert E. Gross Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Anesthesiologist

Anjalie Koka

Anjali Koka, MD

Associate in Perioperative Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine Instructor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School

Advanced Practice Clinicians

Ellen O

Ellen O'Donnell, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Surgery
Kelly Bartkus, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

Kelly Bartkus, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

General Surgery Nurse Practitioner, Department of Surgery
 Caitlin Phinney, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Caitlin Phinney, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Family Nurse Practitioner, Department of Surgery