Neelkamal Soares, MD

Neelkamal Soares, MD portrait
  • Division Chief , Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  • Professor, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine



As a Fellowship-trained, Board-certified Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician, Neelkamal Soares, MD, has expertise and experience in children and adolescents with a broad spectrum of learning, behavioral, and developmental disabilities. He has been involved in the clinical care (diagnosis and treatment) of children with these conditions for over 17 years, and has practiced in academic and community settings. He has been primary investigator and co-investigator on numerous funded studies involving this population with funding from federal, private, and international sources.

He has over eight years of expertise in telehealth activities (both clinical and research), and has published manuscripts on the subject and was the medical director for a telehealth program of a large, regional integrated health system.


  • Fellowship 2002, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, University of Maryland-Baltimore
  • Residency 1999, Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago


  • American Board of Pediatrics (Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics)


  • English, fluent.
  • Marathi, fluent.