We are where the world comes
for answers

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Our people

  • Katie Pricola Fehnel, MD

    Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Department of Neurosurgery

    There is no greater privilege or responsibility than to care for someone else’s child. This knowledge motivates me to bring the highest level of care to each individual and to...

  • Dominic J.R. Abrams, MD, MRCP

    Director, Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmias Program

    Working with families in the Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmia Program to define different aspects of inherited cardiac conditions is both an exciting challenge and incredible privilege. Each day brings new situations...

  • Irina A. Anselm, MD

    Assistant, Department of Neurology

    We see patients with undiagnosed and very rare disorders who have struggled to learn more about their conditions.

  • Mark Alexander, MD

    Co-Director, Exercise Physiology

    Understanding the patient's goals, interests and fears can help us frame difficult decisions and respond honestly.

  • Megan E. Anderson, MD

    Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center

    I am forever humbled by the resiliency and tenacity of my patients who face limb- and life-threatening problems and am glad I can be a part of their battle in...

  • Peta Alexander, MBBS

    Attending, Department of Cardiology

    It is a privilege to see the tenacity of our patients and the way children of all ages recovery quickly from interventions.

For 150 years, families have come from around the corner and across the world, looking to Boston Children's for answers. This is the place where the most difficult challenges are faced head on, where the impossible becomes possible, and where families in search of answers find them.

Sandra L. Fenwick, CEO