James E. Popp, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

James E. Popp, MD

James E. Popp, MD

Contact Information

170 Taylor Station Rd
Columbus, OH 43213 [ map ]
PH: (614) 545-7900
FX: (614) 545-7901
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James E. Popp, MD, is the Co-Director of the Hand Service at Nationwide Children's Hospital and a Adjunct Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and completed his residency at The Ohio State University. Dr. Popp then completed a Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship at the distinguished Indiana Hand Center, Indianapolis, Indiana. He specializes in surgery of the hand and upper extremity in adult and pediatric patients. His expertise includes common hand problems (such as carpal tunnel syndrome), wrist arthroscopy, joint replacement surgery for arthritis, and complex pediatric and adult reconstructive micro-vascular surgery. He is a member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Mid-American Orthopaedic Association, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Medical Association and the Ohio State Medical Association.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Case Western Reserve University
    Date Completed: 05/25/1992


  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1993


  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1994


  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1998


  • Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
    Date Completed: 08/07/1999


  • Orthopaedics


  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopaedics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 11/16/1999


  • Popp J, Dimitris K, Horn PL. Case in Point: Snake Bite: A Small Puncture Can Create a Large Problem. Consultant for Pediatricians 6(5): 297-302, May 2007.
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