John M. Russo, MD

John Russo

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John Russo, MD, is an attending pediatric gastroenterologist at Nationwide Children's and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Russo's research has focused on epithelial wound healing. His poster presentation on the subject was awarded the Young Investigator Award at the 2004 World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Dr. Russo's clinical activities span all types of pediatric gastroenterology, including eosinophilic esophagitis, inflammatory bowel disease and celiac disease. Dr. Russo leads the Eosinophilic Esophagitis Program at Nationwide Children's, along with Elizabeth Erwin, MD, a pediatric allergy and immunology specialist. He is named among the Best Doctors in America.

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Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Listed, Best Doctors in America

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 09/22/2004

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
Fellowship University of Chicago Hospitals Date Completed: 06/30/2004
Residency Medical College of Wisconsin Date Completed: 06/30/2001
Internship Medical College of Wisconsin Date Completed: 06/30/1999
Medical School University of Illinois College of Medicine Date Completed: 05/10/1998
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