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Dr. Douglas Nordli, MD

Pediatric Neurologist

Chicago, IL

About Dr. Douglas Nordli

Douglas R. Nordli, Jr., MD, is a highly skilled neurologist who specializes in treating children with neurological conditions. Dr. Nordli focuses on pediatric epilepsy, with a particular interest in early onset epilepsy, and he is passionate about understanding each child’s unique condition so that he can provide targeted treatment for better results. Along with Dr. Nordli’s clinical work, he is also actively researching methods to improve pediatric neurology care. Dr. Nordli is investigating techniques to predict and alter the course of epilepsy and examining how a novel method of classification of epilepsy can lead to better diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Nordli has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, such as the Journal of Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsia and Epilepsy & Behavior. Dr. Nordli is also involved in the education of medical students, residents and fellows. He mentors fellows and has developed CME courses to help guide pediatric neurology residents and fellows. Dr. Nordli has also given multiple lectures both during ground rounds and as an invited lecturer nationally and abroad.

In-network insurances

  • APWU
  • Aetna
  • All Savers Insurance


  • Pediatric Neurologist

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Hospital affiliations

  • The University of Chicago Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology (Psychiatry and Neurology)
  • Psychiatry (Psychiatry and Neurology)
  • Epilepsy (Psychiatry and Neurology)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Columbia University, Doctor of Medicine
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia University Medical Center (Residency)
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia University Medical Center (Fellowship)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Epilepsy Society
  • American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
  • Child Neurology Society

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Dr. Douglas Nordli's office location

University of Chicago Medicine Hyde Park

UChicago Medicine Hyde Park

5721 S Maryland Ave, 4th Floor

Chicago, IL 60637

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