Maya C. Spaeth, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

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Maya Spaeth, MD, Named Co-Director of Hand, Microsurgery & Brachial Plexus Program

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Contact Information

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-6299
FX: (614) 722-5826

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus
Orthopedic Center
Westerville Surgery Center

Biography

Maya C. Spaeth, MD, CCFP, is co-director of the Hand, Microsurgery and Brachial Plexus Program at Nationwide Children’s with Dr. James Popp. She is also a member of the Section of Plastic Surgery at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and a clinical assistant professor of Plastic Surgery at Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Spaeth has been published in leading professional publications and is actively involved in research on congenital hand, brachial plexus, hemangioma and vascular malformations, and resident education.

She came to Nationwide Children’s from Loma Linda University, where she served as assistant professor of Plastic Surgery and was actively involved in resident education. Dr. Spaeth received her Bachelor of Science from the University of British Columbia and attended Medical School at the University of Calgary. She completed residency training in Family Medicine at Dalhousie and a second residency in plastic surgery at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. She finished a Hand and Microsurgery fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine and recently completed two observerships in Toronto and Boston for Brachial Plexus and Facial Reanimation. She is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery in both Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery.

Gender:

  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • French

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Calgary
    Date Completed: 05/05/2000

Internship

  • Dalhousie University - Halifax Nova Scotia
    Date Completed: 06/30/2002

Residency

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2005

Residency

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2007

Fellowship

  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/30/2008

Department:

  • Pediatric Surgery

Section:

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Specialty:

  • Family Medicine
  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/27/2010

Publications

  • Maya Spaeth. 1999. Changes in femoral neck bone mineral density and mechanical properties following anterior cruciate ligament transection. In Proceedings of the International Society of Biomechanics XVII Congress.
  • Maya Spaeth. 1997. Development, body length and feeding of Tigriopus Californicus (Copepoda Harpacticoida) in laboratory and field populations. In Crustaceana.
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