Melissa S Kappes, M.A. :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Melissa S Kappes, M.A.

Melissa S Kappes, M.A.

Hearing Program
Audiology Team

Contact Information

433 N. Cleveland Ave.
Westerville, OH 43081 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-5851


Melissa Kappes is a pediatric audiologist at Nationwide Children's Hospital's Westerville Close to Home location. Melissa has been practicing since 1999 and has extensive experience in comprehensive diagnostic testing, electrophysiology and amplification. Her interests include pediatric amplification, pediatric aural rehabilitation and clinical research, focusing on amplification in children.

Melissa received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from The Ohio State University. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Hearing Science at Ohio State. Melissa has presented at local and national conventions and is currently an executive board member for the Ohio Academy of Audiology.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Undergraduate School

  • The Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 06/30/1997

Graduate School

  • The Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 06/30/1999


  • Audiology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 04/27/2009

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Member, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Member, American Academy of Audiology
  • Member, Ohio Academy of Audiology
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000