SIU School of Medicine

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Department of Pediatrics


Shubhangi Peche, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. She will provide health care in the division of child and adolescent neurology. Dr. Peche is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, Child Neurology Society and the American Pediatric Association.
Wildrick Diane C. Wildrick, RN, FNP, is a Nurse Practitioner and clinical instructor of neurology at SIU School of Medicine.  Her special interests are epilepsy and neonatal neurology.

These providers offer expertise and treatment and evaluation services for patients in the following areas:

· Epilepsy
· Headaches
· Intellectual and developmental disabilities
· Movement disorders
· Neuroimmunologic disorders
· Neuromuscular disorders
· Neuro-intensive care

For more information or to schedule a consultation with one of our child and adolescent neurology specialists, please call 217-545-8000. If you are calling from outside the 217 area code in Illinois during regular business hours, dial 1-800 DIAL SIU (1-800-342-5748). To contact a specialist after business hours, please call 217-545-8000 and ask for the Pediatric Neurologist on call, or for an emergent problem, send your patient to the emergency room at either Springfield hospital.

Faculty & Staff

  • Shubhangi Peche, MD
  • Diane Wildrick, RN, FNP


  • Headache Clinic
  • Muscular Dystrophy Clinic
  • Pediatric Movement Disorder Clinic
  • Pediatric Neurology Clinic
  • Behavior Clinic

Contact Information

Phone: (217) 545-8000 Fax: (217) 545-6951
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am to 4:30pm
Address: 301 N. 8th Street
                Springfield, IL 62795

             Carol Jo Vecchie Woman & Childrens Center
             415 North 9th St. - 4th Floor
             Springfield, IL 62701
             By Appointment: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday

Physician Referrals

  • The Movement Disorder Clinic:  (217) 545-6950