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

Maya C. Spaeth, MD

Maya C. Spaeth, MD

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


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.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • French

Education and Training

Medical School

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


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


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


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


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


  • Pediatric Surgery


  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


  • Family Medicine
  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/27/2010


  • 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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