Meet the Boston Children's Brain Center team
Meet our team
Global leaders in all medical areas relating to a child's developing brain
Our experts are specifically trained in caring for children and in diagnosing and treating all types of pediatric conditions affecting the brain. The Brain Center team is made up of more than 100 doctors, including some of the world’s top pediatric neurologists, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, neuropsychologists, psychologists and developmental behavioral pediatricians.
MD, FACS, FAAP
David R. DeMaso,
Leonard A. Rappaport
Shaping the future of pediatric neurosurgery
Boston Children's Hospital is thrilled to welcome our new neurosurgeon-in-chief, Alan Cohen, MD, FACS, FAAP. Dr. Cohen comes to us from University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio, where he was chief of Pediatric Neurological Surgery and surgeon-in-chief.
Dr. Cohen succeeds R. Michael Scott, MD, who has served as neurosurgeon-in-chief and chair of the Department of Neurosurgery for 23 years. Dr. Scott will continue to see patients at Children's for the foreseeable future.