Carl D. Gelfius, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Contact Information

Physical Medicine
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-5050
FX: (614) 722-5058
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus


Carl D. Gelfius, MD, FAAPMR, is a member of the Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. His clinical activities include inpatient, outpatient, and consultative pediatric family-centered rehabilitation services for children with physically disabling conditions. His clinical interests include acquired brain injury and concussion, electrodiagnosis, cerebral palsy, neuromuscular disorders, and spasticity management. Other interests include instrumental performing arts medicine.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 06/13/2004


  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/01/2005


  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2008


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2010


  • Pediatrics


  • Physical Medicine


  • Brain Injury Medicine
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/01/2016

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Best Doctors in America, Listed
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000