Debra O’Donnell, M.D., is a pediatric neurologist at Community Health Network. Prior to working at Community, Dr. O’Donnell served as director of epilepsy for DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Dr. O’Donnell is board certified in neurology with special qualifications in child neurology and pediatrics.Her areas of special interest include the treatment of epilepsy, seizures and sleep disorders.
A native of Ft. Wayne, Dr. O’Donnell completed her undergraduate training at Butler University and received her medical degree from Indiana University Medical Center. She trained in pediatrics at IU, followed by a neurology residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, where she received an E.L. Wehner Epilepsy Fellowship. She is also a member of the American Epilepsy Society, Child Neurology Society, Epilepsy Foundation of America and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. O’Donnell accepts patients from birth to 16 years of age. Children age 17 and older are seen on a case-by-case basis.