Turner Syndrome Clinic :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Turner Syndrome Multidisciplinary Clinic

Turner Syndrome is treated at Nationwide Children’s Hospital by a multi-disciplinary team of health care providers. We emphasize early intervention and a proactive approach to the assessment of and treatment for the possible complications that can be associated with this genetic disorder. Our goal is to provide individualized, comprehensive care for the newborn to young adult female with a confirmed diagnosis of Turner Syndrome. We have a close relationship with clinicians from a number of supporting disciplines, including Cardiology, Dermatology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Psychology. These clinicians are readily accessible to meet the individual needs of our patients.

Our Clinic:

Turner Syndrome Clinic operates on the third Friday of each month in the Endocrinology Clinic.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Outpatient Care Center
555 S 18th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43205

Your Care Team:

Endocrinology Physician:

  • Provides comprehensive physical assessment

  • Evaluates growth and reproductive health

  • Directs all endocrine hormone replacement therapies

Endocrine Nurse Coordinator:

  • Provides patient and family education

  • Coordinates interdisciplinary patient care

  • Case manages growth hormone therapy

Genetics Physician:

  • Makes diagnosis in newborn period

  • Directs appropriate genetic testing and explains test results

  • Provides Turner Syndrome-specific education

  • Discusses specialized care needs with families and the Turner Syndrome team

Genetic Counselor:

  • Provides family support and resources

  • Educates each family about Turner Syndrome

  • Sends comprehensive counseling letter to families

To schedule a new patient or to make a referral, call 614-722-4425.

contact info

Turner Syndrome Clinic
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Outpatient Care Center
555 S 18th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43205

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