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Katherine J. Steingass, MD

Katherine J. Steingass, MD

Contact Information

Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-2460
FX: (614) 722-4966


Katherine J. Steingass, MD is a member of the Section of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Steingass is also a member of the physician team at the Nationwide Children's Hospital 22q Center. Her primary clinical, research and educational activities include neonatal follow up and evaluation and care of children with developmental delays and disabilities including Down syndrome, autism, and sequelae of prematurity. Her research interests include long-term developmental and behavioral outcomes for children born prematurely or with other perinatal risk factors. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio at Toledo, and completed her residency at Nationwide Children's Hospital, followed by a fellowship in developmental and behavioral pediatrics at Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
    Date Completed: 06/30/2006


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2009


  • Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2012


  • Pediatrics


  • Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics


  • Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 07/01/2012


  • Polan MB, Pastore MT, Steingass K, Hashimoto S, Thrush DL, Pyatt R, Reshmi S, Gastier-Foster FM, Astbury C, McBride KL. 2014. Neurodevelopmental disorders among individuals with duplication of 4p13 to 4p12 containing a GABA A receptor subunit gene cluster.  European Journal of Human Genetics. Vol. 22, no. January: 105-109.
  • Steingass KJ, Taylor HG, Wilson-Costello D, Minich N, Hack M. 2013. Discordance in neonatal risk factors and early childhood outcomes of very low birth weight (<1.5 kg) twins.  Journal of Perinatoogy. Vol. 33, no. 5. (May): 388-393.
  • Steingass KJ, Chicoine B, McGuire D, Roizen NJ. 2011. Developmental Disabilities Grown Up: Down Syndrome.  Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics. Vol. 32, no. September: 548-558.
  • Steingass,Katherine,J. 2011. The Down Syndrome Transition Handbook: Charting Your Child's Course to Adulthood.  JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENTAL AND BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRICS. Vol. 32, no. 4. (May): 327-327.
  • Steingass,Katherine,J. 2011. The Power to Spring Up: Postsecondary Education Opportunities for Students with Significant Disabilities.  JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENTAL AND BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRICS. Vol. 32, no. 2. (February): 109-109.
  • Steingass,Katherine,J. 2010. Bipolar Children: Cutting-Edge Controversy, Insights, and Research.  JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENTAL AND BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRICS. Vol. 31, no. 3. (April): 265-265.
  • Steingass KJ. Off We Go Series: Off We Go to the Grocery Store, Off We go for a Haircut, and Off We Go to the Dentist.  Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics.
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