Neonatologists

Neonatologists are pediatricians with special expertise in caring for sick or premature infants. Our neonatologists are world leaders in caring for babies requiring intensive care after birth. Babies who undergo fetal surgery are cared for in a special surgical unit in the Intensive Care Nursery.

For further information regarding neonatology please refer to the UCSF Neonatology website.

Yao Sun, MD, PhD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalSan Francisco
  • Professor, Pediatrics
  • Chief, Division of Neonatology

Thomas K. Shimotake, MD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalSan Francisco
  • Professor, Pediatrics
  • Associate Director of Clinical Programs in Neonatology
  • Co-Director, Neuro-Intensive Care Nursery
  • Fellowship Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

James G. Anderson, MD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalOakland
  • FTC Oakland Medical Director
  • Neonatologist

Adam DeTora, MD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalSan Francisco
  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Luke Judge, MD, PhD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalSan Francisco
  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Roberta L. Keller, MD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalSan Francisco
  • Professor, Pediatrics
  • Medical Director, Neonatal ECMO Program

Leslie Lusk, MD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalSan Francisco
  • Neonatologist

Mark Petersen, MD

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  • UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalSan Francisco
  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics