Pediatric Neurosurgery

Peter Morgenstern, MD

Peter Morgenstern, MD

Dr. Morgenstern is a neurosurgeon at Seattle Children's Hospital, and an instructor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

Dr. Morgenstern grew up in New York, and attended Dartmouth College where he studied Music. He went on to Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, where he received his MD, and then completed a 7 year residency in neurosurgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medicine. His pediatric subspecialty training has been at Seattle Children's Hospital.

Jason Scott Hauptman, MD, PhD

Jason Scott Hauptman, MD, PhD

Dr. Jason S. Hauptman is an assistant professor of neurological surgery and an attending neurosurgeon at Seattle Children's Hospital. Dr. Hauptman received his undergraduate degree from Muhlenberg College. He then received his M.D. from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now called Rutgers Medical School). He went on to complete his neurological surgery residency at the University of California, Los Angeles under the leadership of Dr. Neil Martin.

Jeffrey G. Ojemann, MD

Jeffrey G. Ojemann, MD

Dr. Ojemann is Vice-Chair for Research and Discovery and a UW professor in Neurological Surgery particular interest in the surgical treatment of epilepsy and of tumors near the brain tissue needed for thinking and speaking.

He completed a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship after his residency in neurological surgery and specializes in pediatric neurosurgery and pediatric epilepsy surgery.

Amy Lee M.D.

Amy Lee M.D.

Dr. Amy Lee is an associate professor of neurological surgery and an attending neurosurgeon at Seattle Children's Hospital. 

Dr. Lee received her undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary. She then received her M.D. from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. She went on to complete a seven-year neurological surgery residency at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine/Barnes Jewish Hospital. She then went on to complete her pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at St. Louis Children's Hospital.

Richard G. Ellenbogen M.D., F.A.C.S.

Richard G. Ellenbogen M.D., F.A.C.S.

Richard G. Ellenbogen, MD, FACS is Professor and Theodore S. Roberts Endowed Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington. He is an attending surgeon at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital and University of Washington Medical Center. He is also Director of the UW Medicine Neurosciences Institute. In addition, he is Director of the Neurological Surgery Residency Program and Founding Co-Director of the Seattle Sports Concussion Program, a joint program sponsored by Seattle Children’s Hospital and UW Medicine.