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Hrissanthi (Chris) Ikonomidou, MD, PhD Print Friendly Page

Chief, Section of Pediatric Neurology
Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Chris Ikonomidou is a neurologist and the director of research and education for Pediatric Neurology at American Family Children's Hospital. Her medical interests include neonatal neurology, neurocritical care, neurodevelopmental disorders, headaches and general pediatric neurology. Dr. Ikonomidou's teaching interests include educating medical students and residents in general pediatric neurology.


Pediatric Neurology

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

American Family Children's Hospital (primary)
UnityPoint Health - Meriter, University Hospital (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Neurology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
Fellowship St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Residency Free University of Berlin, Germany
St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Medical School Georg August University Gottingen Medical School, Germany, 1986

Languages Spoken

English, German, Greek
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Ikonomidou's research focuses on studying aspects of prevention strategies for neurotoxicity of sedative, anesthetic, antiepileptic drugs and chemotherapy agents during development.