Kathryn S. Milks, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Kathryn Milks, MD, specializes in pediatric musculoskeletal ultrasound and MRI with subspecialty training in image-guided interventions at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. She completed radiology residency at Wake Forest Medical Center in North Carolina in 2015 and returned to her home state of Ohio for a diagnostic pediatric radiology fellowship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. She also finished a second year of training in pediatric musculoskeletal radiology with a focus on image-guided musculoskeletal interventions. She spent the last two months of fellowship training with leaders in the field of pediatric musculoskeletal radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston. She started as faculty radiologist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in 2017.

Kathryn has specific clinical interest and training in diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound and image guided joint and tendon injections and aspirations. This includes ultrasound for diagnosis and treatment of athletic injuries, juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), and hemophilia related joint disease. She has collaborated with orthopedics to improve care for children with cerebral palsy related hip disorders, both in standardizing radiographic characterization of disease and administering steroid injections to reduce pain related to hip dislocations.

Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • First Place Award Recipient, Electronic Educational Exhibit, Division of Obstetric Ultrasound: Fetal Anomalies Category, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) National Meeting, 2015
  • Pennell Pro Humanitate Vitae Scholar Fund Recipient, Wake Forest School of Medicine, 2014
  • Dean’s Leadership Hendrix Medical Scholar, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2008
  • Columbus Medical Association, Community Service Awardee, 2007
  • Honor Society Member, Landacre, 2007
  • Award Recipient, Pfizer Research Symposium, 2007
  • Member, Ultrasound and Musculoskeletal Committe, Society of Pediatric Radiology, 2020 - Present
  • Member, American Roetgen Ray society, 2020 - Present
  • Member, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 2015 - Present
  • Member, American Board of Radiology, 2011 - Present
  • Member, American College of Radiology, 2011 - Present
  • Member, Radiologic Society of North America, 2011 - Present

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 07/01/2016

Board Certifications
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Pediatric Radiology
Fellowship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2016
Residency Wake Forest School of Medicine Date Completed: 06/30/2015
Internship Riverside Methodist Hospital Date Completed: 06/22/2011
Medical School Ohio State University College of Medicine Date Completed: 06/13/2010
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