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Daniel B. Herz, MD

Daniel B. Herz, MD

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-6630
FX: (614) 722-3122


Daniel B. Herz, MD, is a member of the Section of Pediatric Urology and director of Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Dr. Herz has an extensive background in complex urological procedures and unique expertise with robot-assisted laparoscopic surgery. Before joining Nationwide Children’s, he served as director of Pediatric Urology at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth, and Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at Dartmouth Medical School. Certified by the American Board of Urology in both urology and pediatric urology, Dr. Herz has published extensively in the field of pediatric urology. He received his medical degree from SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn (Downstate Medical Center) and completed his urological residency at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He completed a two-year clinical and research fellowship in pediatric urology at the Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto. Dr. Herz is trained in all aspects of pediatric urological surgery; however, his expertise and main interest is in robot-assisted laparoscopic urological surgery. His research interests include robotic surgery simulation and outcomes/evidence-based urological surgery.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • State University of New York - Downstate Med Ctr -
    Date Completed: 05/16/1991


  • SUNY Health and Science Center at Brooklyn
    Date Completed: 06/30/1993


  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1999


  • Hospital for Sick Children
    Date Completed: 06/30/2001


  • Pediatric Surgery


  • Urology


  • Pediatric Urology
  • Urology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 01/25/2013


  • Herz D, Smith J, McLeod DJ, Schober M, Preece J, Merguerian P. Robot-assisted laparoscopic management of duplex renal anomaly: Comparison of surgical outcomes to traditional pure laparoscopic and open surgery. Journal of Pediatric Urology. Epub 2015 August 17. PubMed ID: 26443241

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