PANS Clinic Team

Jennifer Frankovich, MD, MS
Director of PANS Program &
PANS Rheumatologist/ Autoimmunity Specialist

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Pediatric Rheumatology
     

Bahare Farhadian, MSN, RN, FNP-C
Director of Clinic Operations &
PANS Nurse Practitioner

 

Joanne Cheung, BS
Clinic Care Coordinator 

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Sana Ahmed, LCSW
PANS Psychotherapist

 

Alison Kotzen

PANS Nurse Practioner

Margo Thienemann, MD
Director of Psychiatry Services &
PANS Psychiatrist (expertise in O.C.D.)

  • Clinical Professor
  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences -
    Child & Adolesecent Psychiatry 

Theresa Willett, MD, PhD 
PANS Pediatrician
PhD in Immunology

  • Clinical Instructor
  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

Melissa Silverman, MD
PANS Psychiatrist

  • Clinical Instructor
  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences -
    Child & Adolesecent Psychiatry 

Joseph Hernandez, MD, PhD 
PANS Immunologist/Immunodeficiency Specialist

  • Postdoctoral Medical Fellow
  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

PANS Clinic Affiliated

Jeanne Kane, MA
PANS Education Specialist

  • Hospital Educational Advocacy Liasons (HEAL) Program
  • Stanford Children's Health

Hayley Gans, MD

Infectious Disease

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Douglas Sidell, MD

Otolaryngology

  • Assistant Professor
  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery