At Nationwide Children’s, every child diagnosed with a condition requiring neurosurgical expertise is handled with an individualized treatment plan.
Baby Blake had a whole team in place just for him, months before he entered the world. Diagnosed with spina bifida, Blake would need surgery within his first few days of life.
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Physician Referrals: Rapid Access
Schedule appointments for patients within just a few days for non-emergent cases and within 24 hours for urgent cases.
An Innovative, Patient-Centered Approach to Neurosurgery
Through innovations, such as mathematical modeling of EEG changes in epilepsy, and leading-edge surgical technologies and techniques, neurosurgeons at Nationwide Children’s are advancing the field while raising the bar on patient care.
Lowering Surgical Site Infections
July 2015 – June 2016
Inpatient Discharges: 494
Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Discharges: 150
Total Discharges: 644
Average Length of Stay*: 5.7
Average Daily Census*: 7.7
Patient Days*: 2,808
Total Surgical Procedures: 691
Neurosurgery Main Campus Clinic Visits: 4,078
Neurosurgery Mansfield Clinic Visits: 35
Total Neurosurgery Clinic Visits: 4,113
*Excludes observation and outpatient-in-a-bed patients.