Urology :: Nationwide Children's Hospital


Urology conditions requiring accurate diagnosis and therapy or those requiring major reconstructive surgery. Nationwide Children’s Hospital offers ongoing support, expertise and solutions.

  • Our diagnostic facilities include a complete urodynamics laboratory and comprehensive diagnostic radiographic and radionuclide evaluation.

  • Services range from primary urologic care to major reconstructive surgery of the urinary tract, genitalia and/or urinary sphincter.

  • We utilize advanced technology and minimally invasive approaches, including our Robot-Assisted Surgery program.

  • We feature a team of leading pediatric urologists skilled and credentialed in advanced surgical techniques.

  • Surgical support staff includes pediatric nurse practitioners, urodynamics technical and nursing staff, and a stoma therapist.

  • We can also offer outreach and support, including support groups for bladder exstrophy and other major urological disorders.

Contact Us

Do you have a question for our Urology Department or need to schedule an appointment? You can contact us through one of the phone numbers listed below.

Urology Clinic: (614) 722-6630

Nurse Line: (614) 722-3145

Appointment Line: (614) 722-6200

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Our Urology department maintains locations on the main campus of Nationwide Children’s Hospital, as well as at other areas in Central Ohio.

Learn more about our Research and Innovations »

Our urologists are also scientists, making advances in the field of pediatric urology. Learn more about our most recent research projects and innovations.

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Urology Clinic: (614) 722-6630
Nurse Line: (614) 722-3145
Appointment Line: (614) 722-6200

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Venkata R. Jayanthi, MD

Venkata R. Jayanthi, MD
Chief, Urology

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Fast Facts

July 2013 – June 2014

Inpatient Discharges: 228
Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Discharges: 108
Total Discharges: 336
Average Length of Stay*: 2.4
Average Daily Census*: 1.5
Patient Days*: 550
Total Surgical Procedures: 1,922
Inpatient Consults: 256
Canal Winchester Urology Clinic Visits: 54
Dublin Urology Clinic Visits: 676
Ironton Urology Clinic Visits: 392
Lima Urology Clinic Visits: 90
Mansfield Urology Clinic Visits: 258
Urology Clinic Visits: 5,785
Urology/Nephrology Clinic Visits: 45
Westerville Urology Clinic Visits: 439
Total Urology Clinic Visits: 7,739
Urodynamics: 956

*Excludes observation and outpatient-in-a-bed patients.

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