Mark D. Krieger, MD, FAANS
AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery Chair Dr. Mark Krieger is senior vice president and surgeon-in-chief at the Children’s Neurosurgery Center (CHLA) and the Billy and Audrey Wilder neurosurgery chair and co-director of the Neurological Institute. He served as a member of the Board of Trustees for eight years and is a member of the Board for the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Medical Group. Nationally, he is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a director of the American Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery. Dr. Krieger has authored more than 110 peer review publications, made 250 national and international presentations and has advanced neurosurgery research and treatment for children. One of his recent efforts garnered nationwide coverage as he used an innovative surgery to place implants directly on the brainstem to help children born without auditory nerves detect sound.