Dana M. Schwartz, MD

Dana Schwartz

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Biography

Dana M. Schwartz, MD, is a pediatric surgeon at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in the Division of Pediatric Surgery and an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. She serves as the Associate Trauma Medical Director at Nationwide Children’s, with clinical and research interests in trauma and burn surgery. Dr. Schwartz additionally has a strong clinical interest in pediatric and adolescent surgical oncology, treating pathology such as neuroblastoma, Wilms tumor, sarcoma, ovarian tumors, and melanoma. Further areas of expertise include general pediatric surgery, neonatal surgery, and advanced minimally invasive surgery.

She completed her medical education at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. She then went on to general surgery residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital and completed pediatric surgery fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Resident as Teacher Award, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2019
Education

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 09/01/2021

Board Certifications
  • General Surgery
Fellowship Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Date Completed: 07/31/2021
Fellowship Massachusetts General Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2017
Residency Massachusetts General Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2019
Residency Massachusetts General Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2015
Internship Massachusetts General Hospital Date Completed: 07/30/2013
Medical School Washington University in St. Louis Date Completed: 05/18/2012
Clinical Interests
  • Melanoma
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Surgical Oncology
  • Sarcoma and Ovarian Tumors
  • Wilms Tumor
Professional Experience

2021 - Present Nationwide Children's Hospital, Associate Trauma Director

Present The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery

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General Pediatric Surgery