Yaffa R. Gewirtz, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Yaffa R. Gewirtz, MD

Yaffa R. Gewirtz, MD

Contact Information

Emergency Medicine
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4385
FX: (614) 722-4380

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus


Yaffa R. Gewirtz, MD, is an attending physician in Emergency Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. She also is a member of the Pediatric Analgesia and Sedation Service. Dr. Gewirtz’s interests include the use of patient simulation to promote effective team work and promote safety in the medical environment and EMS. She enjoys precepting medical students and residents in the Emergency Department, as well as participating in continuing education with MedFlight. Dr. Gewirtz’s research interests include mild head injury in children.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/30/1998


  • Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center - Chicago
    Date Completed: 06/30/2001


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2007


  • Pediatrics


  • Emergency Medicine


  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/01/2007
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000