William H. Cotton, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

William H. Cotton, MD

William H. Cotton, MD Best Doctors 2011-2012

Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship
Fellowship Steering Committee

Ambulatory Pediatrics
Community Physician

Primary Care Centers
Physician Team

Contact Information

Westside Primary Care Clinic
441 Industrial Mile Rd
Columbus, OH 43228 [ map ]
PH: (614) 355-9700
FX: (614) 355-9710

Location Information for Patients

Westside Primary Care Center


William H. Cotton, MD, is Medical Director of the Primary Care Centers at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He also is a member of the Section of Ambulatory Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He is a primary investigator for Ohio’s EMSC continuation grant. Dr. Cotton is immediate past-president of the Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is also the current president of Nationwide Children’s Hospital Medical Staff. He is also an elected member of the national American Academy of Pediatrics’ Council on Community Pediatrics.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Cincinnati
    Date Completed: 06/30/1981


  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Date Completed: 06/30/1982


  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Date Completed: 06/30/1984


  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1986


  • Pediatrics


  • Ambulatory Pediatrics


  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/15/1987
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000