Katherine M. Anetakis, MD

Assistant Professor

Katherine Anetakis




Katherine M. Anetakis, MD joined the University of Pittsburgh Center of Clinical Neuro-physiology in July of 2017. She specializes in intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring to adult and pediatric neurosurgical, orthopedic, ENT, vascular, and interventional neuroradiology procedures.

Dr. Anetakis competed her pediatric neurology residency and clinical neurophysiology fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. Her fellowship concentrations included pediatric epilepsy as well as intraoperative monitoring.

Specialized Areas of Interest

Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring; functional cortical mapping during awake craniotomies; neurophysiological monitoring during minimally invasive endonasal approach to skull base surgeries, electroencephalography in the intensive care unit, and telemedicine.

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Subspecialty in Clinical Neurophysiology

Hospital Privileges

Monongahela Valley Hospital
UPMC Altoona
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Horizon
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Shadyside

Professional Organization Membership

American Academy of Neurology
American Clinical Neurophysiology Society

Education & Training

BS, Human Physiology, Michigan State University, 2007
MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2011
Residency, Pediatric Neurology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2016
Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, UPMC, 2017