Ibukun Sonaike, MD

Pediatrics - Critical Care

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“I am deeply committed to providing evidence-based, compassionate medical care to critically ill children and supporting families as they navigate this extremely difficult period. I provide care as part of a hospital multi-disciplinary team to develop personalized care in partnership with children and caregivers.”

Clinical Expertise

Dr. Sonaike is board-eligible in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and board-certified in General Pediatrics. He specializes in the care of critically ill children in the pediatric intensive care unit. His interests include bedside point-of-care ultrasound, low-cost respiratory device development, and improving health outcomes in low-resource settings.

Medical School

  • University of Lagos, Lagos, NIGERIA


  • General Pediatrics, Woodhull Medical Center, New York, USA


  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Seattle Children's Hospital, University of Washington, WA, USA

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Academy of Pediatrics


  • Chief Resident, Woodhull Medical Center, 2019-2020
  • Outstanding Presentation Award – Fellow and Resident Research Day, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 2022


“In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my wife, playing soccer, going for short runs, and enjoying time with friends.”