Congenital Anomalies of the Nervous System: Our Team

At the University of Chicago, we have established an exceptional program to treat adults with congenital anomalies of the nervous system. Our dedicated staff includes a multidisciplinary team of adult and pediatric specialists in neurosurgery, neurology, orthopaedic surgery, urology, rehabilitation medicine and human genetics.

Learn more about our physicians:


David M. Frim, MD, PhD
Bakhtiar Yamini, MD


Thomas J. Kelly, MD
Michael Kohrman, MD
James H. Tonsgard, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Christopher Sullivan, MD, MPH


Gregory Bales, MD
Mohan S. Gundeti, MD

Rehabilitation Medicine

Mary H. Lawler, MD
Lisa Thornton, MD

Human Genetics

Darrel J. Waggoner, MD