Louis I Bezold, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Louis I. Bezold, MD

Louis I. Bezold, MD

Cardiology Fellowship

Heart Center
Physician Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-2530
FX: (614) 722-2549


Louis I. Bezold, MD, is Director of Cardiology Consultative Services for the Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Dr. Bezold received his medical degree from the University of Maryland. He completed pediatric training, including an advanced pediatric cardiac imaging fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine (Texas Children’s Hospital). Dr. Bezold served as Director of the Pediatric Echocardiography Laboratory at Texas Children’s prior to moving to the University of Kentucky where he held the Jennifer Gill Roberts Professorship in Pediatric Cardiology. At UK he served as Director of Noninvasive Pediatric Cardiac Imaging, Division Chief of Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics Vice Chair, UK HealthCare Enterprise Quality Director and Associate Chief Medical Officer for Kentucky Children’s Hospital. He has longstanding interest in quality initiatives in pediatric cardiology, serving as secretary on the Board of Directors of the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) for echocardiography laboratories and on the IAC Research Committee. His clinical interests include pediatric and fetal echocardiography and management of congenital heart disease. His research interests include quality and value in medical care delivery. Dr. Bezold is board certified in Pediatric Cardiology.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Maryland
    Date Completed: 05/31/1989


  • Texas Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1992


  • Texas Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1995


  • Texas Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1996


  • Pediatrics


  • Cardiology


  • Pediatric Cardiology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 06/01/2016
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000