COVID-2019 Alert

The latest information about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, including vaccine clinics for children ages 5 years old and older.

La información más reciente sobre el nuevo Coronavirus de 2019, incluidas las clínicas de vacunación para niños de 5 años en adelante.


Neonatology Care Team

Our Neonatology physicians are based at several locations throughout the Bay Area, with some practicing at more than one location. Our Stanford Medicine physicians are faculty at the Stanford School of Medicine. Our hospitalists are physicians who specialize in clinical, hospital-based care. Please see our list of neonatologists below, organized alphabetically by their primary location:

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford


Lawrence Prince, MD, Division Chief, Neonatology, Co-director Johnson Center for Pregnancy & Newborn Services
Cody Arnold, MD
Lisa Bain, MD, Associate Chief for Quality Improvement
William Benitz, MD
Shazia Bhombal, MD
Sonia Bonifacio, MD
Valerie Chock, MD, Associate Director of Neonatal Services, Fetal and Pregnancy Health Program
Ronald Cohen, MD, Medical Director, Packard Intermediate Care Nursery
Alexis Davis, MD, Medical Director, Packard Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Janene Fuerch, MD
Louis Halamek, MD, Director, Center for Advanced Pediatric and Perinatal Education
Susan Hintz, MD, Director, Fetal and Pregnancy Health Program
Ritu Chitkara, MD
Henry Chong Lee, MD
Anca Pasca, MD
Jochen Profit, MD
Anoop Rao, MD
Nilima Ragavan, MD
William Rhine, MD
Melissa Scala, MD
David Stevenson, MD
Philip Sunshine, MD
Krisa Van Meurs, MD
Nicole Yamada, MD

El Camino Hospital

Neonatal hospitalists

Suzanne Nourmand, MD

Dominican Hospital


Magdy Ismail, MD, Medical Director, Dominican Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Antonios Issa, MD

Watsonville Hospital


Edward McNamara, MD, Medical Director, Watsonville Special Care Nursery

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital


Robert Castro, MD, Medical Director, Salinas Valley Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Greg Glasscock, MD
Tabitha Solomon, MD
Carl Yaeger, MD