Ophthalmology/Eye Clinic :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Ophthalmology/Eye Clinic

The Ophthalmology Department offers routine primary and secondary care and clinical testing for children with visual impairment.  The department also conducts clinical and basic research.

Our Clinics

Nationwide Children's Hospital
Outpatient Care Center
555 S. 18th Street, Suite D
Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 722-4075
FAX (614) 722-4083
Mon. – Wed. & Fri. 8 am – 4:30 pm
Thur. 1 pm – 4:30 pm

Clinics at this location:
Eye Clinic
Glaucoma Clinic
Oculoplastics Clinic
Multidisciplinary Low Vision Clinic
Retina Clinic
Retinopathy of Prematurity

Westerville Close to Home Center on N. Cleveland Ave.*
433 N. Cleveland Avenue
Westerville, OH 43081
(614) 224-6222
FAX (614)241-5232
*Privately owned and operated by Pediatric Ophthalmology Associates, Inc.

Dublin Close to Home Center on Venture Dr.
5665 Venture Drive
Dublin , OH 43017
(614) 224-6222
FAX (614)241-5232



Department Highlights

The Electronystagmography Oculomotor Physiology Laboratory

The Ophthalmology Department offers routine primary care and secondary care on referral, clinical testing for children with visual impairment, plus clinical and basic research. The Electronystagmography (ENG) Oculomotor Physiology Laboratory utilizes infrared eye movement recording techniques as well as search coil recording techniques for the assessment of oculomotor function. The ENG lab specializes in the assessment of nystagmus and other abnormal eye movements in patients of all ages. 

Visual Electrophysiology Tests

Learn more about the following Visual Electrophysiology tests and what to expect for you visit:

  • The Electroretinogram (ERG)

  • The Multifocal Electroretinogram (mfERG)

  • The Visual Evoked Potentals (VEP): Flash (FVEP) and  Pattern (PVEP)

  • The Electro-Oculogram (EOG)

  • Farnsworth Dichotomous Test (Panel D-15)

  • Farnsworth 100 Hue Test (F-100)

  • Preferential Looking Technique (PLT)

  • Contrast Sensitivity Function (CSF)

Ohio Amblyope Registry

The Ohio Amblyope Registry is a statewide program with participation from all Ohio children's hospital and many local ophthamology and optometry partners. The program has increased the awareness, treatment and prevention of amblyope or "lazy eye" across the state. Learn more about the Ohio Amblyope Registry.

contact info

Outpatient Care Center
555 South 18th Street, 4th Floor
Columbus, OH 43205
Phone: (614) 722-4075
Fax: (614) 722-4083

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Fast Facts

July 2015 – June 2016

Inpatient Discharges: 3
Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Discharges: 40
Total Discharges: 43
Average Length of Stay*: 1.3
Patient Days*: 4
Total Surgical Procedures: 1,780
Inpatient Consults: 2,263
Eye Clinic and Low Vision Eye Clinic: 9,805

*Excludes observation and outpatient-in-a-bed patients.

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Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000