SIU School of Medicine

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Department of Pediatrics


Dr. GabrielKeith Gabriel, M.D., is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon and associate professor at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He has clinical interests in the musculoskeletal care of children, especially spinal deformities, neurofibromatosis, and deformity corrections using external fixators. Dr. Gabriel received his medical degree from Rush Medical School in Chicago. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Naval Hospital in Oakland, California and his pediatric orthopaedic fellowship at Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Faculty & Staff

  • Keith Gabriel, MD - Division Chair
  • Sharon Lokaitis, RN
  • Cheryl Luttrell, RN - Charge Nurse
  • Janet Toohey, RN, BSN
  • Wendy D. Edie, APN, FNP-BC


  • Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic
  • Neuromotor Clinic
  • Scoliosis Clinic
  • Spinal Deformity Clinic

Contact Information

Phone: (217) 545-8000
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am to 4:30pm
Address: St. John's Pavilion
             301 N. 8th St.
             Springfield, IL 62701

Physician Referrals

  • (217) 545-8000
  • Administrative Office: (217) 545-6504