Neurology Team | Saunder Bernes, MD

Saunder Bernes, MD, a pediatric neurologist who has extensively studied and presented on neuromuscular disorders in children, first came to Phoenix Children’s in 1986.

Dr. Bernes earned his medical degree at Northwestern University Doctor of Medicine in Chicago. He went on to a residency in pediatrics at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He completed his training with a fellowship in child neurology at Northwestern University and Children’s Memorial Hospital. He is board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Competence in Child Neurology.


Professional Affiliations

  • Child Neurology Society
  • Phoenix Pediatrics Society
  • Fellow with the American Academy of Pediatrics

Academic Affiliations

  • Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Arizona - College of Medicine

Interests and Hobbies

In his free time, Dr. Bernes loves to travel and go fly fishing.  Read Dr. Bernes complete personal bio

Neurology Team | Neuromuscular Team

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