Photo of a premature infant in a NICU incubator

Neonatal Perinatal

Our neonatal-perinatal specialists provide care for term and preterm infants requiring Level III care, which includes high-frequency ventilation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Additionally, we serve healthy newborns and Level II care for infants requiring intermediate care.

Quality, Safety, and Evidence-Based Medicine

Neonatology Research Programs

Training Program

Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship Program

Neonatology Outreach Conferences

Our Faculty

David Annibale, M.D., Professor
Chief, Division of Neonatology
Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship Program

John Cahill, M.D., Associate Professor
Director Infant Home Monitoring
Medical Director Children's Hospital, Lowcountry Perinatal Outreach Program
Medical Director Children's Hospital Meducare Transport System

Alison Chapman, M.D., Assistant Professor
Medical Co-Director NICU Nursery System

Katherine Chetta, M.D., Assistant Professor

Tung Giep, M.D., Assistant Professor
Medical Director, East Cooper Hospital Level II Nursery

Lori Huff, M.D., Assistant Professor

Dorothea Jenkins, M.D., Associate Professor

Lakshmi Katikaneni, M.D., Professor
Director, NICU High-Risk Follow-Up Clinic

Frances Koch, M.D., Assistant Professor
MUSC Liaison State Metabolic Screening Program

Kimberly Lee, M.D., Clinical Professor

Julie Ross, M.D., Assistant Professor
Medical Co-Director NICU Nursery System

William Michael Southgate, M.D., Professor
Associate Director, Pediatric Residency Program
Associate Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program

Heidi Steflik M.D. Assistant Professor

Carol Wagner, M.D., Professor
Associate Director, Clinical and Translational Research Center

Contact Us

Medical University of South Carolina
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatology
165 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425

Phone: 843-792-2112