Pediatrics

Faculty

Pediatrics Faculty


Faculty who continually provide resident and medical student education

Adolescent
Kari Harris, M.D.
Kerri Weeks, M.D.
Allergy/Immunology
Terry Lower, M.D.
Chrishana Ogilvie-McDaniel, M.D.
Cardiology
Cynthia Battiste, M.D.
     
Child Abuse and Neglect
Katherine Melhorn, M.D.
Kerri Weeks, M.D.
Critical Care, Pediatrics
Manish Bajracharya, M.D.
Laura Murphy, M.D.
Lindall Smith, M.D.
Behavioral/Developmental Pediatrics
Steven B. Allen, M.D.
Valarie Kerschen, M.D.
     
Endocrinology
Randy Blue, M.D.
Richard Guthrie, M.D.
Dee Spade, D.O.

Gastroenterology
Mayssa Zayat, M.D.
Lana Hattar, M.D.

General Pediatrics
Steven B. Allen, M.D.
Muzna Atif, M.D.
Steven Chavez, M.D.
Laurie Gwyn, M.D.
Kari Harris, M.D.
Mark Harrison, M.D.
Gretchen Homan, M.D.
Deborah Kroeker, M.D.
Venessa Lopez, M.D.
Katherine Melhorn, M.D.
Sid Sivamurthy, M.D.
Natalie Sollo, M.D.
Gretchen Struemph, M.D.
Hasmet Uner, M.D., MS

     
Hematology-Oncology
David Rosen, M.D.

Hospitalists
Lillian Blue, M.D.
Carmen Cosio, M.D.
Laurie Gwyn, M.D.
Stephanie Kuhlmann, D.O.
Deborah Kroeker, M.D.
Nancy Powers, M.D.
Alisha Sanchez, M.D.
Gretchen Struemph, M.D.

Infectious Disease, Pediatrics
Robert Wittler, M.D.
     
Medical Genetics
Shobana Kubendran, MBBS
G. Bradley Schaefer, M.D.
Neonatology
Stephanie Binder, M.D.
Barry Bloom, M.D.
Curtis Dorn, M.D.
Robert Hsiao, M.D.
Sue Laudert, M.D.
Talkad Raghuveer, M.D.
Randy Reed, M.D.
Neurology
Bassem El-Nabbout, M.D.
Subhash Shah, M.D.
     
Pediatric ER
Ramona Warren, M.D.

Pediatric Orthopedics
Michelle Klaumann, M.D.
Pediatric Radiology
Debbie Desilet-Dobbs, M.D.
     
  Child Psychiatry
DeAnn Jenkins, M.D.
Psychology, Pediatrics
Stephen Amos, Ph.D.
Shelby Evans, Ph.D.
     
 

Research
Joy Nimeskern
Cari Schmidt, Ph.D.

Teaching Associates
Kathy Hewitt, APRN
Stacey Howell, APRN
Angela Johnston, PA
Sarah Martling, APRN
Sam Palmer, PA
Patrice Rawlins, APRN
Julie Wellner, RN
Kathy Wessel, PA

 

Full-Time Faculty

Steven B. Allen, MD

STEVEN B. ALLEN, M.D.
Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics
Developmental Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Subspecialty Clinic
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 500
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2080
Fax: (316) 962-2079

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine-Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679


Muzna Atif, MD

MUZNA ATIF , M.D.
Instructor – Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Atif received her medical degree From Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan. She completed her residency training at The University of Kansas-Wichita. Areas of interest are in general pediatrics.



Cynthia Battiste, MD

CYNTHIA BATTISTE, M.D.
Associate Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Subspecialty Clinic
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 500
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2080
Fax: (316) 962-2079

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Battiste received her medical degree fromNorthwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL. She completed her residency at West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown, WV and Cardiology fellowship at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Dr. Battiste is board certified in General Pediatrics and Sub-board of Pediatric Cardiology. Her particular area of interest within specialty is Echocardiography from the fetus to 18 years of age


Laurie  Gwyn, MD

Laurie Gwyn, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics


Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Hospitalists/Newborn Services at Wesley Medical Center
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Gwyn received her medical degree from The University of Oklahoma School of Medicine, and completed residency training at the University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita.  Following her residency, she received additional training in Neonatology at University of Oklahoma School of Medicine.  She is board certified in General Pediatrics, and has a special interest in newborn care.  While she has worked previously in newborn resuscitation, her current focus is providing newborn hospital care.  She is also Medical Director of Well Newborn Services at Wesley Medical Center.

Kari Harris

KARI HARRIS, M.D.
Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine-Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Harris received her medical degree and completed her residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She is board certified in General Pediatrics. Her areas of interest are adolescent medicine and acute care.


Mark Harrison, MD

MARK HARRISON, M.D.
Clerkship Director
Associate Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Ph: 316-962-3100

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Harrison received his medical degree and completed his residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. He is board certified in General Pediatrics. Dr. Harrison’s areas of interest are adolescent medicine and information technology.


Gretchen Homan, MD

GRETCHEN HOMAN, M.D.
Assistant Professor-Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine-Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Homan received her medical degree and completed her residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She is board certified in General Pediatrics. Her area of interest is electronic medical records documentation.


Valarie Kerschen, MD

VALARIE KERSCHEN, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Developmental Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Subspecialty Clinic
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 500
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2080
Fax: (316) 962-2079

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Kerschen received her medical degree from The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She completed residency training at Children’s Medical Center, Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, and Developmental Pediatrics fellowship training at University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Dr. Kerschen is board certified in General Pediatrics, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities.


Deborah Kroeker, MD

DEBORAH KROEKER , M.D.
Associate Program Director
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine-Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Kroeker received her medical degree and completed her residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She is board certified in General Pediatrics. Her area of interest is newborns.


Shobana Kubendran, MBBS, MS, CGC

SHOBANA KUBENDRAN, MBBS, MS, CGC
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Certified Genetic Counselor

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Subspecialty Clinic
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 500
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2153
Fax: (316) 962- 8510

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Shobana Kubendran received her medical training at the University of Kerala in India.  For three years she engaged in psychiatric genetics clinical research at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences in Bangalore, India.  She then came to the United States to pursue a career in genetic counseling.  She received her master’s degree in genetic counseling at the University of South Carolina and is currently working as a board certified genetic counselor.  Her areas of particular interest include prenatal, pediatric and cancer genetic counseling and increasing access to genetic services in underserved areas via telegenetics.


Stephanie Kuhlmann, DO

STEPHANIE KUHLMANN, D.O.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Hospitalists at Wesley Medical Center
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Kuhlmann received her medical degree from Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa, OK, and completed residency training at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She is board certified in General Pediatrics. Dr. Kuhlmann works as a pediatric hospitalist at Wesley Medical Center. Her areas of interest include the medical management of hospitalized oncology patients, process improvements in the hospital setting, and patient safety.


Venessa Lopez, MD

VENESSA LOPEZ, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Lopez received her medical degree and completed her residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She is board certified in General Pediatrics. Her interest is in general pediatrics.


Nancy Powers, MD

Nancy Powers, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Hospitalists at Wesley Medical Center
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Powers received her medical degree from the University of Virginia and completed her pediatric residency training at the University of California-San Diego.  She is board certified in General Pediatrics. She has worked at Wesley Medical Center for over 15 years in a variety of positions, currently serving as a pediatric hospitalist. Her clinical and research interests include maternal-newborn issues, inpatient pediatric medicine and global child survival projects

 


G. BRADLEY SCHAEFER, MD, FAAP, FACMG

G. BRADLEY SCHAEFER, M.D., FAAP, FACMG
Clinical Professor
Human Genetics
Pediatric Endocrinology

Clinical Office:
Please see contact information for Shobana Kubendran, MBBS, MS, CGC

Dr. Schaefer received his medical degree from, as well as completed his genetics, and endocrinology and metabolism fellowship at, the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. He is board certified in pediatrics, human genetics, and pediatric endocrinology. Dr. Schaefer is a Professor of Genetics and Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He is the Founding Director of the Division of Medical Genetics and the Chief of the Section of Genetics and Metabolism in the Department of Pediatrics at UAMS. He is also the Medical Director of the Genetic Counseling Training program at UAMS. He is the inaugural holder of the Committee for the Future Endowed Chair in Medical Genetics.

Dr. Schaefer is also a Clinical Professor in The University School of Medicine-Wichita Pediatrics Department. He provides genetic evaluations by televideo twice a month at KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic. His clinical and research interests focus on the genetics of neurodevelopmental, neurosensory and neurobehavioral disorders; craniofacial genetics, medical transition for Children with Special Health

Care needs; telegenetic services; and newborn screening follow-up and infrastructure.

Sid Sivamurthy, MD

SID SIVAMURTHY, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr Sivamurthy received his medical degree from Bangalore University, India. He completed his residency training at The Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. He is board certified in General Pediatrics. Prior to this, he trained in pediatrics both in India and the United Kingdom. His area of interest is in outpatient medicine.


Natalie Sollo, MD

NATALIE SOLLO, M.D.
Associate Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Sollo received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, and completed residency training at Children ’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH. She is board certified in General Pediatrics. Dr. Sollo’s particular areas of interest are cystic fibrosis and childhood obesity.


Hasmet Uner, MD, MS

HASMET UNER, M.D., MS
Director of Medical Informatics
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics 

Clinical Office:
Wesley Pediatric Faculty Clinic-Carriage Park
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Ph: 316-962-3100

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Uner received his medical degree and his pediatric residency training at the Hacettepe University-School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey. After he finished master’s degree training in Biomedical Engineering at the University of North Carolina, he repeated pediatric residency at the Michigan State University, and completed another residency training in Public Health/General Preventive Medicine at the University of Colorado. He is board certified in both General Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine. Dr. Uner’s particular areas of interest are health services research and clinical informatics.  


Kerri Weeks, MD

 

 

 

KERRI WEEKS, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics, Child Abuse & Neglect

Clinical Office:

KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Weeks received her medical degree from The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She completed residency training, as well as a Child Abuse and Neglect fellowship at Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO. She is board certified in General Pediatrics and Board Eligible in 2009 for Child Abuse and Neglect. Dr. Weeks’s areas of interest are child maltreatment, child advocacy, adolescent health, and malnutrition.


Julie Wellner, RN

JULIE WELLNER, RN
Teaching Associate – Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Julie Wellner received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Kansas Newman University. Julie’s areas of interest are working with infants and children, being the Reach Out and Read Coordinator and being a part of children receiving books at their well-child checkups.


Robert Wittler, MD

ROBERT WITTLER, M.D.
Residency Program Director
Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Infectious Disease

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Subspecialty Clinic
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 500
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2080
Fax: (316) 962-2079

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Wittler received his medical degree from Creighton University, Omaha, NE, and completed residency training at Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco, CA. He completed Pediatric Infectious Disease fellowship training at Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, and is board certified in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Dr. Wittler’s particular areas of interest are fever phobia and CSF shunt infections.


Part-Time Faculty

 

STEPHEN AMOS, Ph.D.
Clinical Associate Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Psychology

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Amos received his terminal degree from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR. His areas of interest are: Child, adolescent, marital, family, adhd, school problems, addictions, abuse issues, anger management, depression, anxiety, eating disorders, enhancing performance, creativity, and sports psychology.


Barry Bloom, MD

BARRY BLOOM, M.D.
Professor - Department of Pediatrics
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Clinical Office:
Wesley Medical Center
Department of Neonatology
550 N. Hillside
Wichita, KS 67214
Phone (316)962-8580
Fax (316)962-8581

Dr. Bloom his medical degree and completed his residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. He completed Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellowship training at University of California, San Diego, and is board certified in General Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Dr. Bloom’s particular areas of interest are Quality Improvement in the NICU and Neonatal Clinical Trials – Design and Conduct.


KATHERINE MELHORN, MD

KATHERINE MELHORN, M.D.
Clinical Professor – Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics, Child Abuse & Neglect

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Clinic
620 N. Carriage Parkway
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-3100
Fax: (316) 962-3132

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Melhorn received her medical degree and completed her residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She completed Ambulatory Pediatrics fellowship training at Los Angeles County/University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Melhorn is a member of Section on Child Abuse and Neglect, as well as a member of the State Child Death Review Board for Kansas, and board certified in General Pediatrics. Her particular areas of interest are child sexual and physical abuse, child neglect, and prevention of childhood injuries.


 

WM. RANDY REED, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Clinical Office:
Wesley Medical Center
Department of Neonatology
550 N. Hillside
Wichita, KS 67214
Phone (316)962-8580
Fax (316)962-8581

Dr. Reed received his medical degree from University of Illinois, Peoria School of Medicine, Peoria, Illinois, and completed residency training at St. Francis Hospital, Peoria, Illinois. He completed Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellowship training at Washington University Medical School, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Reed is board certified in General Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.


CARI SCHMIDT, PhD

 

CARI SCHMIDT, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor – Department of Pediatrics

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine-Wichita
Office of Research
1010 N. Kansas
Wichita, KS 67214
316-293-1810

Dr. Schmidt received her terminal degree in Community Psychology from Wichita State University. Her areas of interest are: Qualitative and quantitative research methodology, in particular health communication, health literacy and numeracy, and prevention of childhood disorders, such as obesity.


 

SUBHASH SHAH, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Neurology

Clinical Office:
Neurology Center of Wichita
220 S. Hillside
Wichita, KS 67211
Phone (316) 686-6866
Fax (316) 686-9797

Dr. Shah received his medical degree from Smt. N.H.L. Medical College, India, and completed residency training at V.S. General Hospital, Ahmedabad, India and LAC-USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Shah also completed Child Neurology fellowship training at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA.


 

LINDALL SMITH, M.D.
Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care

Clinical Office:
Wesley Medical Center
Department of Neonatology
550 N. Hillside
Wichita, KS 67214
Phone (316)962-8580
Fax (316)962-8581

Dr. Smith received his medical degree and completed his residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. He completed Pediatric Critical Care fellowship training at The Children’s Hospital, University of Colorado Health Science Center. Dr. Smith is board certified Pediatrics in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.


Volunteer Faculty

 

CURTIS DORN, M.D.
Associate Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Clinical Office:
Wesley Medical Center
Department of Neonatology
550 N. Hillside
Wichita, KS 67214
Phone (316)962-8580
Fax (316)962-8581

Dr. Dorn received his medical degree, as well as completed residency training at University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS. He completed Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellowship training at University of Cincinnati Medical Cincinnati, OH, and a Patient Safety fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA. Dr. Dorn is board certified in General Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. His areas of interest include growth, and nutrition and development.


 

SUSAN LAUDERT, M.D.
Associate Professor – Department of Pediatrics
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Clinical Office:
Wesley Medical Center
Department of Neonatology
550 N. Hillside
Wichita, KS 67214
Phone (316)962-8580
Fax (316)962-8581

Dr. Laudert received her medical degree and completed her residency training in pediatrics at The University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She completed Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellowship training at Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO. Dr. Laudert is board certified in General Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Her areas of interest are: The tiny baby, effects of environment on the newborn, infection, pain management, and oxygen therapy.


Taralyn Weiser, MD

TARALYN WEISER, M.D.
Assistant Professor-Department of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

Clinical Office:
KU Pediatric Faculty Hospitalists at Wesley Medical Center
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Academic Office:
KU School of Medicine-Wichita
Department of Pediatrics
3243 E Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208
Phone: (316) 962-2250
Fax: (316) 962-7679

Dr. Weiser received her medical degree and completed her residency training at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She then went to Hays, KS where she worked as a general pediatrician providing care for inpatient and outpatient pediatric patients. She returned to The University of Kansas School of Medicine -Wichita to focus on the care of hospitalized pediatric patients. She is board certified in General Pediatrics.


Staff

Front Row (from left): Tara Shirley, Residency Program Coordinator; Jerri Shulda, Administrative Specialist; Jessica Johnston, Residency Coordinator

Back Row (from left): Judy Blair, Newborn Screening Program; Donnita Pelser, Student Clerkship Coordinator; Geri McFall, Department Administrator

 

 

Last Modified: January 14, 2014