NICU Physicians and Staff

The highly specialized, focused care provided in an NICU requires a comprehensive team of health care professionals who specialize in the intensive care needs of critically ill neonates, which include:

  • Board certified neonatologists
  • Masters prepared neonatal nurse practitioners
  • Specially trained NICU registered nurses
  • Neonatal respiratory therapists
  • Neonatal physical and occupational therapists
  • Registered dietitian
  • Masters prepared social worker
  • Discharge planner
  • Neonatal pharmacist
  • Neonatal critical care transport team
  • Pediatric subspecialty physicians such as: cardiology, neurology, genetics, gastroenterology and dermatology
  • Pediatric general and sub-specialty surgeons
  • Developmental follow-up clinical staff

Each infant is assigned a personal NICU team, consisting of:

  • Parents and caregivers
  • Primary physician or nurse practitioner
  • Specialty physicians
  • Occupational therapist/physical therapist
  • Social worker and discharge planner
  • Primary bedside nurse

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