Emmett E. Whitaker, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Emmett E. Whitaker, MD

Emmett E. Whitaker, MD

Contact Information

Anesthesiology
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4200
FX: (614) 722-4203

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus

Biography

Emmett Whitaker, MD, is an attending anesthesiologist at Nationwide Children's Hospital as well as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Whitaker earned his undergraduate degree in Biology and Spanish from Niagara University and his medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He received his anesthesiology training from the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland where he served as chief resident for 6 months. Dr. Whitaker then completed his fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins. He is board certified in Anesthesiology and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiologists. His clinical and research interests focus on neuroanesthesia, the effects of anesthetics on the developing brain, neuroinflammation, and neurodegeneration. He conducts his translational research under the mentorship of Fievos Christofi, PhD in the Tzagournis Biomedical Research Facility at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentist
    Date Completed: 05/19/2006

Internship

  • Mercy Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2007

Residency

  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Date Completed: 10/14/2011

Fellowship

  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2013

Department:

  • Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

Specialty:

  • Anesthesiology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/27/2013
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000