We offer a compassionate, diverse medical staff, including specialists in pediatric physical medicine and rehabilitation and pediatric pulmonology. All staff members participate in ongoing professional education and specialty credentialing to ensure expertise in state-of-the-art pediatric diagnostic assessments and therapeutic interventions. We are passionate, dedicated and we continually strive toward smoothly and successfully transitioning children back into their home, school and community.
Dr. Connie Domingo, M.D.
Board Certified Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physician
Dr. Connie Domingo currently serves as the Medical Director of Weisman Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital, where she is in charge of medical management and rehab for all children and adolescents served at the hospital. Dr. Domingo has been with Weisman Children’s since 1999 and is dual board-certified in pediatrics and physical medicine and rehabilitation .
Her areas of expertise include pediatric traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, spasticity, pain management neuromuscular disease and sports medicine. She is also on staff as a consultant physician at Virtua Health System, Cooper University Hospital, Shriners Hospital and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children.
Dr. Domingo graduated from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and completed her residency training at Albert Einstein Medical Center and Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Domingo served as Governor Appointee to the New Jersey Special Education & Traumatic Brain Injury task force and as a Board member of the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey where she is also a member of their Sports Concussion and Children and Adolescents Committee.
Dr. Caitlin Papastamelos, M.D.
Board Certified Pediatric Pulmonologist
Our board certified pediatric pulmonologist, Caitlin Papastamelos, M.D., guides the respiratory care delivered in our hospital. Dr. Papastamelos completed her pediatric internship, residency and pediatric pulmonology fellowship at St. Christopher´s Hospital for Children.
Dr. Papastemelos was assistant professor of pediatrics for Temple University School of Medicine and attending physician for St. Christopher´s Pulmonology Division from 1993 to 1997, medical director of respiratory therapy and medical director of pulmonary function for St. Christopher´s from 1994 to 1997. She is medical director of respiratory services for Voorhees Pediatric Facility from 1993 to present, and Weisman Children´s Rehabilitation Hospital since 1997.
Dr. Papastamelos' specific interests include respiratory disorders in children with neurological disorders and muscle weakness, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, and asthma education. Dr. Papastamelos has written several articles and abstracts that she has presented at national meetings and in professional journals. She is also a member of the following national societies and organizations: American Lung Association, American Thoracic Society, American Sleep Disorders Association, as well as a Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Chest Physicians, and American Academy of Chest Physicians.
Dr. Mohammed Jawaad Hussain, M.D.
Director of Complex Disease Management Programs
Mohammed Jawaad Hussain, M.D. currently serves as Director of Complex Disease Management Programs at Weisman Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital, where he oversees and guides the care of patients and families in their care at the hospital. Dr. Hussain has been with Weisman Children’s since 2016.
Dr. Hussain is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hospital medicine with areas of expertise in medically complex children & chronic pain.
Dr. Hussain graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY and completed his pediatric residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, PA in 2012. He is currently a pediatrician and attending physician at the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper serving as chair of their Pediatric Asthma Care and Pediatric Process Improvement Committees. Dr. Hussain is also a school physician for the Camden County Educational Services Commission, staff physician for the Capital Academy in Camden, NJ and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University.
Dr. Hussain is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, having held leadership positions in the New Jersey Chapter of the AAP. At the Cooper Medical School, Dr. Hussain is also a faculty mentor to the Muslim Medical Students Association and Play Pals, a group that provides companionship to hospitalized children. He is co-medical director of Reach Out & Read New Jersey as well as a member of the Free & Accepted Masons.
Dr. Hussain has 3 children: a soccer player, a baseball player, and a toddler.