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Akron Children's adds 2 ophthalmologists and 4 doctors in neurobehavioral health

Akron Children's adds 6 new doctors

(L-R) Nancy Hanna, MD, and William Lawhon, MD

02-21-2013

Akron Children’s Hospital welcomes two pediatric ophthalmologists, a developmental-behavioral pediatrician, a pediatric neuropsychologist and two pediatric psychologists.

Pediatric ophthalmologists Nancy Hanna and William Lawhon have joined Akron Children’s Vision Center, where they specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases and visual system disorders in infants, children and teens.

Both Dr. Hannah and Dr. Lawhon received their medical degrees from the Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus. Dr. Hannah then went on to complete residency training in transitional medicine and general ophthalmology at Summa Health System, as well as a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship at Akron Children’s.

Dr. Lawhon completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Ohio State University Havener Eye Institute. He then went on to complete a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at the University of Texas Children’s Medical Center in Dallas.

For an appointment with Dr. Hanna or Dr. Lawhon, call 330-543-5290.

Akron Children's adds 6 new doctors

(L-R) Thomas Blondis, MD, FAAP, FSCN, and Dalin Pulsipher, PhD

Drs. Thomas Blondis, Dalin Pulsipher, Chelsea Weyand and Kristine Woods have joined the Akron Children’s Division of Neurobehavioral Health.

Dr. Blondis received his medical degree from the Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, and Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Ill. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, and his fellowship in developmental pediatrics at the Kennedy Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore. He's board-certified in Neurodevelopmental Disability Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics.

Dr. Pulsipher received his master and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology from the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, and completed a fellowship in neuropsychology at the New Mexico VA Health Care System in Albuquerque, N.M. He provides neuropsychological assessment for neurological disorders in infants, children and teens.

(L-R) Chelsea Weyand, PsyD, and Kristine Woods, PsyD

(L-R) Chelsea Weyand, PsyD, and Kristine Woods, PsyD

Dr. Weyand received her master and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology at Indiana State University in Terre Haute, and completed her fellowship in pediatric psychology at Akron Children’s Hospital. She provides diagnostic assessment, counseling/therapy and evidence-based treatment for developmental, behavioral and neurological disorders in school-aged children and teens.

Dr. Woods received her master and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in Indiana, Pa., and completed a fellowship in pediatric psychology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City. She provides diagnostic assessment, counseling and therapy to children and teens with various pain-related disorders including headaches and migraines.

A physician referral is required. For appointments, call 330-543-8050.

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