Richard J. Wood, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Contact Information

General Pediatric Surgery
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4086
FX: (614) 722-3903

Biography

Richard Wood, MD is a pediatric surgeon serving as the Associate Director of the Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor of Surgery at The Ohio State University. He trained in General Surgery in the United Kingdom and South Africa and completed his Pediatric Surgery training at the Red Cross Children’s Memorial Hospital in Cape Town. He subsequently completed a Pediatric Colorectal Fellowship at Nationwide Children’s. His areas of interest are complex pelvic reconstructive surgery, including anorectal malformations, cloacal malformations, Hirschsprung disease and inflammatory bowel disease, as well as outcomes research in colorectal surgery.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Education and Training

Graduate School

  • University of Stellenbosch Medical School
    Date Completed: 12/31/2000

Internship

  • Pietermaritzburg Hospital Complex
    Date Completed: 12/31/2001

Residency

  • Edendale Hospital Pietermaritzburg
    Date Completed: 12/31/2002

Residency

  • North Middlesex University Hospital
    Date Completed: 04/30/2003

Residency

  • University College London Hospital & Middlesex Hos
    Date Completed: 07/31/2003

Residency

  • University College London Hospital & Middlesex Hos
    Date Completed: 01/31/2004

Residency

  • St. George's Hospital London
    Date Completed: 01/31/2006

Residency

  • Groote Schuur Hospital
    Date Completed: 07/31/2007

Fellowship

  • Red Cross War Memorial Childrens Hospital
    Date Completed: 07/31/2011

Fellowship

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 09/24/2015

Department:

  • Pediatric Surgery

Section:

  • General Pediatric Surgery

Specialty:

  • General Pediatric Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/25/2015

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Meet Dr. Richard Wood: Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000