Neurology :: Nationwide Children's Hospital


As a leading national program, our specialists are experts in treating a broad range of pediatric neurological disorders. But we don’t stop there. Nationwide Children’s Hospital is home to renowned expertise in highly specialized areas of pediatric neurology, such as epilepsy, sleep medicine, neuromuscular disorders, stroke, intracranial hypertension, headache, neurodevelopmental disabilities and more. This allows us to offer comprehensive, family-centered care. We participate in clinical and basic-science research programs, and our faculty has prominent roles in local, national, and international organizations. For these reasons, The Division of Child Neurology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is recognized as a leader in pediatric neurological disorders.

Neurology Services

Neurology Conditions Treated

Jo Ellen M. Lee MSN, APRN Wins 2014 Claire Chee Award

Jo Ellen Lee, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in the Section of Neurology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, has been awarded the 2014 Claire Chee Award for Excellence in Child Neurology Nursing by the Association of Child Neurology Nurses.  Mrs. Lee was selected because of her superb clinical skills with expertise in pediatric stroke and headache. The award committee cited Mrs. Lee for her ability to take on complicated patients, critically think through clinical problems, effectively address these problems and provide the family/patient with a positive experience. In addition to her work at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Mrs. Lee is an adjunct clinical instructor at The Ohio State University College of Nursing. She is also an active member of the Association of Child Neurology Nurses, currently serving as Secretary.   

Contact Information

Phone: (614) 722-4625
Fax: (614) 722-4633


Referrals to Neurology are accepted from health care providers only. Please have your physician call (614) 722-6200 for more information. To view a list of our clinics, please click below.

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Fast Facts

July 2013 – June 2014
Inpatient Discharges: 845
Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Discharges: 367
Total Discharges: 1,212
Average Length of Stay*: 2.5
Average Daily Census*: 5.8
Patient Days*: 2,122
Inpatient Consults: 717
Dublin Neurology Clinic Visits: 3,025
East Broad Neurology Clinic Visits: 439
Ironton Neurology Clinic Visits: 123
Mansfield Neurology Clinic Visits: 78
Neurology Clinic Visits: 10,681
Westerville Neurology Clinic Visits: 606
Springfield Neurology Clinic Visits: 64
Stroke Clinic: 248
Total Neurology Clinic Visits: 15,264
MDA Clinic Visits: 563
Westerville Neuromuscular Clinic Visits: 620
Neuromuscular Disorders Clinic Visits: 200
Total Neuromuscular Clinic Visits: 1,383
*Excludes observation and outpatient-in-a-bed cases.

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Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000