Our Providers

At American Family Children's Hospital, epilepsy care is provided through a team approach. Physicians and surgeons, advanced practice nurse practitioners, neuropsychologists, registered nurses and dietitians work together to provide the widest range of therapies for treating your child.

 

To begin your child's epilepsy care, please schedule an appointment with one of our pediatric epileptologists by calling Pediatric Neurology at (608) 890-6500.

 

Pediatric Epilepsy Program – Neurology

 

Meghan S. Furstenberg-Knauff, NP

Meghan Furstenberg-Knauff is an advanced practice provider in the Department of Neurology. She works within Pediatric Neurology. Typically, a child is seen in clinic will work with both a physician and Meghan, alternating visits between the two. Megh...

David Hsu, MD, PhD

David Hsu, MD, PhD, is neurologist with medical and teaching interests including general child neurology and developmental delay in infants. His research interests are in computational models of how the brain learns and how derangements of learning m...

Adam K. Kney, MD

Dr. Kney is board certified in epilepsy and neurology with special qualification in child neurology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine,  Chicago, IL. Dr. Kney completed his residency and a fellowshi...

Andrew Knox, MD

Dr. Andrew Knox is a pediatric neurologist at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health who specializes in childhood epilepsy, intractable epilepsy and evaluation for epilepsy surgery.  He completed his internship in pedia...

Dalila W. Lewis, MD

Dr. Lewis is board certified in pediatrics and neurology with special qualification in child neurology. She earned her medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD. Dr. Lewis completed her epilepsy fellow...

Cory L. Sieburg, NP

Cory Sieburg is an Advanced Practice Provider in the Department of Neurology specializing in Pediatric Neurology. She received her undergraduate degree in Nursing at Edgewood College, Madison, WI, and her Masters in Nursing as a Pediatric Nurse Pract...

Adam D. Wallace, MD

Dr. Adam Wallace is a pediatric neurologist on the inpatient service at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health who specializes in caring for children with acute neurologic conditions and epilepsy. He is board certified in ne...


 

Pediatric Epilepsy Program - Neurosurgery

 

Raheel Ahmed, MD, PhD

Dr. Ahmed specializes in pediatric and congenital neurosurgery, pediatric epilepsy, laser thermal ablation, brain tumors, craniofacial disorders, Chiari malformations and craniocervical anomalies.

Susan G. Hubanks, NP

Susan G. Hubanks is a pediatric nurse practitioner in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics and the American Family Children’s Hospital. She completed her BSN at the University of Wisconsin-...

Bermans J. Iskandar, MD

Dr. Iskandar’s areas of clinical expertise include Chiari malformation and syringomyelia, brachial plexus reconstruction, and endoscopic surgery for tumors and congenital brain anomalies. He gained national recognition for novel imaging techniques ai...

Lisa F. McLennan, NP

Lisa McLennan is a pediatric nurse practitioner in the Department of Neurosurgery. She completed her Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. She is certified by the Pediatric Nurses Credentialing Board ...


 

 

Pediatric Epilepsy Program - Neuropsychology

 

Jana E. Jones, PhD

Jana E. Jones, PhD, is a neuropsychologist with medical interests including epilepsy and geriatrics (specialty care).

Alanna M. Kessler-Jones, PsyD

Dr. Kessler-Jones conducts neuropsychological evaluations of children, adolescents and young adults with a broad array of medical, developmental, psychiatric and educational difficulties. Her clinical interests include pediatric epilepsy, pediatric c...

Paige L. Mission, PhD

Dr. Mission is a board certified Clinical Psychologist. She earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin - Madison,. Madison, WI, and completed her fellowship at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI.


 

Depending on your child's diagnosis and care plan, you may also see other members of our pediatric epilepsy care team, including doctors, nurses and dietitians in:

  • Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU)
  • Ketogenic Clinic