Justin A. Indyk, MD, PhD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Justin A. Indyk, MD, PhD

Justin A. Indyk, MD, PhD

Contact Information

Endocrinology & Metabolism & Diabetes
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4425
FX: (614) 722-4440


Justin A. Indyk, MD, PhD is a member of the Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. After completing undergraduate studies at University of California at San Diego, (in La Jolla, CA), Dr. Indyk went on to complete his MD and PhD degrees at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, on Long Island, in 2003 and went on to Pediatric internship/residency and then Pediatric Endocrinology fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Dr. Indyk is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in Pediatrics and Pediatric Endocrinology. Dr. Indyk’s clinical and research interests include Adrenal Disorders, Diabetes, Genetics, and Disorders of Sexual Development and Puberty. His teaching activities include education on Diabetes, Growth and Thyroid disorders. Administrative roles include the development of our Electronic Medical Records systems as well as representing the Endocrinology Program on the US News and World Report Survey Committee.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish

Education and Training

Medical School

  • State University of New York - Stony Brook
    Date Completed: 12/20/2003


  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Date Completed: 06/30/2007


  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Date Completed: 06/30/2010


  • Pediatrics


  • Endocrinology & Metabolism & Diabetes


  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/01/2010


  • Indyk JA. 2012. Growth Issues in Pediatric Diabetes.  Practical Diabetology. Vol. 31, no. 4. (January): 8-17.
  • Tfayli,Hala,M; Teot,Lisa,A; Indyk,Justin,A; Witchel,Selma,Feldman. 2010. Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma in an Autonomous Hyperfunctioning Thyroid Nodule: Case Report and Review of the Literature.  Thyroid. Vol. 20, no. 9. (September): 1029-1032.
  • Indyk JA. 2010. Conference Survival.  Endocrine Today. Vol. 8, no. 6. (January): e38.
  • Indyk JA. 2010. Surviving the Conferences.  Infectious Disease in Children. Vol. 23, no. 6. (January): e62.
  • Indyk JA. 2009. Practice pearls for providing leadership through teaching.  Endocrine Today. Vol. 7, no. 13. (January): e42.
  • Slaunwhite,Rebecca,M; Indyk,Justin,A. 2009. For parents. How children grow.  Diabetes self-management. Vol. 26, no. 1. (January): 70-73.
  • Chen,Z,L; Indyk,J,A; Strickland,S. 2003. The hippocampal laminin matrix is dynamic and critical for neuronal survival.  MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF THE CELL. Vol. 14, no. 7. (July): 2665-2676.
  • Indyk,J,A; Chen,Z,L; Tsirka,S,E; Strickland,S. 2003. Laminin chain expression suggests that laminin-10 is a major isoform in the mouse hippocampus and is degraded by the tissue plasminogen activator/plasmin protease cascade during excitotoxic injury.  NEUROSCIENCE. Vol. 116, no. 2. (January): 359-371.
  • Indyk JA, Chen Z-L, Strickland S. 1999. Proteases and degradation of extracellular matrix in neurodegeneration.  Fibrinolysis & Proteolysis. Vol. 13, no. 2. (January): 64-71.
  • Indyk JA, Candido-Vitto C, Wolf I, Venkataraman S, Munoz R, Saladino R, Zuckerbraun N, Witchel SF, DeFranco DB. Reduced Glucocorticoid Receptor Protein Expression in Children with Critical Illness.  Hormone Research in Pediatrics.
  • Chen,Z,L; Indyk,J,A; Bugge,T,H; Kombrinck,K,W; Degen,J,L; Strickland,S. Neuronal death and blood-brain barrier breakdown after excitotoxic injury are independent processes.  JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE.
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