Ear, Nose & Throat Services (Otolaryngology) :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Ear, Nose & Throat Services (Otolaryngology)

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Providing primary, secondary and tertiary otolaryngological care for patients. Ear, Nose and Throat services at Nationwide Children's Hospital have the only fellowship-trained pediatric otorlaryngologists in central Ohio.

Our Clinics

ENT Clinic – Dublin
Medical Office Building at
Dublin Close to Home Center
5665 Venture Drive
Dublin, OH 43017
Phone - (614) 722-3150
Fax - (614) 722-6560

ENT Clinic – Main Campus
Outpatient Care Center
555 S. 18th Street
Columbus, OH 43205
Phone - (614) 722-3150
Fax - (614) 722-6560

ENT Clinic – Springfield
Springfield Close To Home Center
1644 North Limestone Street
Springfield, Ohio 45503
Phone - (614) 722-3150
Fax - (614) 722-6560

ENT Clinic – Westerville
Westerville Surgery Center
455 Executive Campus Drive
Westerville, Ohio 43082
Phone - (614) 722-3150
Fax - (614) 722-6560

ENT Specialty Programs

Our medical professionals lead and participate in a variety of specialized programs that provide care for patients with unique diagnoses. These specialty programs include:

ENT Disorders and Services Provided

  • Airway management
  • Allergic rhinitis
  • Chronic pharyngitis
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Congenital abnormalities of the ear, face and neck
  • Esophageal diseases
  • Eustachian tube disorders
  • External ear disorders
  • Foreign bodies in the ear
  • Hearing loss
  • Head and neck masses and cysts including thyroid masses
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Otitis media
  • Tonsils and adenoids – infections and chronic problems
  • Tracheostomy and ventilator care
  • Tympanic membrane disorders
  • Vocal fold paralysis

ENT Surgical Specializations

  • Airway reconstruction
  • Cleft lip and palate repair
  • Cochlear implant
  • Ear tube placement
  • Endoscopic/minimally invasive surgery
  • Osseointegrated hearing device implantation
  • Otoplasty
  • Outer and middle ear reconstruction
  • Plastic and maxillofacial surgery
  • Sinus surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy
  • Turbinate reduction
  • Vascular malformations treatment (minimally invasive)

ENT Outreach and Support Services

ENT Resources

ENT Department Highlights

What if my child has not passed a hearing screen?

Nationwide Children's Hospital's team of hearing experts is available to assist you if your child has not passed a hearing screen. We offer a wide range of services from diagnostics, to support, to intervention.

For a thorough hearing test, please call (614) 722-6200 for an Audiology appointment. If the hearing test shows your child does have a hearing loss, the audiologist will connect you to our Hearing Clinic and other supportive resources.

Hearing Team Education Series

Educational sessions presented by an expert are offered quarterly, free-of-charge, with a topic of interest for parents and professionals. These lectures are also available for viewing on our website. Learn more about the Hearing Team Education Series.


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contact info

Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ENT)
555 South 18th Street
Columbus, Ohio 43205
Phone: (614) 722-3150
Fax: (614) 722-6560

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Fast Facts

July 2012 to June 30 2013

Total Discharges: 2,398
Inpatient Discharges: 172
Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Discharges: 2,226
Total Patient Days*: 495
Average Length of Stay*: 2.9
Average Daily Census*: 1.4
Total Surgical Procedures: 6,432
Inpatient Consults: 880
Total Clinic Visits: 19,754
Combined Airway Disorder Clinic Visits: 40
Dublin ENT Clinic Visits: 5,256
ENT Clinic Visits: 8,838
Westerville ENT Clinic Visits: 5,139
Rhinology Clinic Visits: 259
Springfield ENT Clinic: 222

*Excludes Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Cases.

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