Walter P. Samora, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Walter P. Samora, MD

Walter P. Samora, MD Best Doctors 2011-2012

Contact Information

479 Parsons Ave
Columbus, OH 43215 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-5175
FX: (614) 722-3373


Walter P. Samora, MD, is Director, Nationwide Children's Pediatric Orthopaedic Residency Program and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Ohio State University. He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown, West Virginia. After residency at West Virginia University he completed a Pediatric Orthopaedic fellowship at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was recently named as one of the 2013 Emerging Leaders in Orthopaedics by the AOA. Primary clinical interests include conditions of the spine, sports related injuries and general orthopaedics. Dr. Samora is a board member of Recreation Unlimited. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Ohio Orthopaedic Society and the Columbus Orthopaedic Society.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    Date Completed: 05/31/2004


  • West Virginia University Hospitals
    Date Completed: 06/30/2009


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2010


  • Orthopaedics


  • Orthopaedics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/01/2010
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000