Khaled M. Zamel, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Khaled M. Zamel, MD

Khaled M. Zamel, MD

Hospital-Based Research Faculty
Principal Investigator

Physician Team

Neurology Residency

Physician Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4625
FX: (614) 722-4633

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus


Khaled M. Zamel, MD, FACNS, is an attending pediatric neurologist at Nationwide Children’s and Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Zamel is a member of the International Pediatric Stroke Study (IPSS) and helped establish the Ohio Pediatric Stroke Registry. He has clinical and research interest in epilepsy, intraoperative monitoring and pediatric stroke. He is board-certified in both neurology and clinical neurophysiology. Dr. Zamel is an author of the book “Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring.”


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Arabic

Research Interests

Research Center:

Research Funding*:

  • Childhood Absence Epilepsy: Rx, PK-Pd-Pharmacogenetics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center/National Institutes of Health

Education and Training

Graduate School

  • Alexandria University - Egypt
    Date Completed: 11/01/1990


  • Alexandria University - Egypt
    Date Completed: 02/28/1992


  • Alexandria International Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/15/1992


  • State University of New York - Downstate Med Ctr -
    Date Completed: 06/30/1997


  • State University of New York - Downstate Med Ctr -
    Date Completed: 06/30/2000


  • State University of New York - Downstate Med Ctr -
    Date Completed: 06/30/2001


  • Pediatrics


  • Neurology


  • Child Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 04/19/2002


  • Jordan LC, Rafay MF, Smith SE, Askalan R, Zamel KM, deVeber g, Ashwal S; Internaltion Pediatric Stroke Study Group. 2010. Antithrombotic treatment in neonatal cerebral sinovenous thrombosis: results of the International Pediatric Stroke Study.  J Pediatri.. Vol. 5, no. 156. (May): 704-710.
  • Amlie-Lefond C, deVeber G, Chan AK, Benedict S, Bernard T, Carpenter J, Dowling MM, Fullerton H, Hovinga C, Kirton A, Lo W, Zamel K. 2009. Use of alteplase in childhood arterial ischaemic stroke: a multicentre, observational, cohort study.  Lancet Neurol. Vol. 8, no. 6. (June): 530-536.
  • Zamel, K; Galloway, G; Kosnik, E. 2009. Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring in 80 Patients with Chiari I Malformation: Role of Duraplasty.  Journal of clinical neurophysiology. Vol. 26(2), no. April 2009. (April): 70-75. PubMed ID: 19279499
  • Jorge Vidaurre, A. Latif Khuhro, Khaled Zamel, E Steve Roach. 2009. Neurocutaneous disorders and epilepsy in advanced therapy in epielpsy. columbus: .. . Editors: James W. Wheless, L. James Willmore, Roger A. Brumback 2009.
  • Jorge Vidaurre, Khaled Zamel, E Steve Roach. 2009. Channelopathies and epilepsy. The New Encyclopedia of neurosciences. Columbus: Elsevier. Editor: Larry Squire, et al.
  • E Steve Roach, Jorge Vidaurre, Khaled Zamel. 2009. Sturge-Weber Syndrome. In “Uncommon causes of stroke”. columbus: Cambridge. Editors: Julien Bogoulavsky and Louis Caplan 2008.
  • Lo W, Zamel K, Ponnappa K, Allen A, Chisolm D, Tang M, Kerlin B, Yeates KO. 2007. The Cost of Pediatric Stroke Care and Rehabilitation.  Stroke.
  • Khaled Zamel. 2004. Absence Seizures, chapter: page 186-187. columbus: By Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2004..
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