Robert J. Gajarski, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Robert J. Gajarski, MD

Robert J. Gajarski, MD Best Doctors 2011-2012

Cardiology Fellowship

Heart Center
Physician Team

Heart Transplant
Physician Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-2530
FX: (614) 722-2549


Robert J. Gajarski, MD, MHSA, FAAP, FACC, is Section Chief of The Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and a Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. After graduating from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, he completed his pediatric residency at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA, followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX. Dr. Gajarski’s research interests include clinical research in the area of heart failure and cardiac transplantation, cardiac critical care medicine, and health care reform post ACA implementation. Dr. Gajarski is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Oklahoma Health Science Center
    Date Completed: 06/05/1988


  • University of Virginia
    Date Completed: 06/30/1991


  • Texas Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1994


  • Texas Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1995


  • Pediatrics


  • Cardiology


  • Pediatric Cardiology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/01/2015
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000