More Than 170 Nationwide Childrens Hospital Physicians Top 2008 Best Doctors List

November 12, 2008

More than 170 of Nationwide Childrens Hospital medical staff have been highlighted nationally on the prestigious 2008 Best Doctors list. Best Doctors is one of the worlds leading resources for patients, families and physicians seeking expert medical resources and guidance to treat illnesses and injuries of all kinds.

The Best Doctors list selection takes place through a peer-to-peer review process in which thousands of doctors participate. Only the current Best Doctors physicians receive the survey to nominate and vote for other doctors in their own and related specialties. During this 9- to 12-month period, doctors may also nominate and provide information on other physicians who they think should be considered in the peer review process.

The Best Doctors database contains names of more than 50,000 physicians worldwide in more than 400 subspecialties of medicine, all chosen through the peer-to-peer review process. Only physicians who earn a consensus of peer support and meet additional criteria researched by the Best Doctors staff are included on the list.

For more background or information about Best Doctors in America, visit www.bestdoctors.com.

For a complete listing of Nationwide Childrens physicians who made the list, visit www.NationwideChildrens.org, keyword search Best Doctors.

About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report ‘s 2018-19 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric health care systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of more than 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.