Dr. Benedict C. Nwomeh MD Surgeon

Dr. Benedict Nwomeh is a surgeon in Columbus, Ohio. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Nationwide Children's Hospital and Ohio State University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Lagos College of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Nwomeh accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 28 doctors at Nationwide Children's Hospital and one of 54 at Ohio State University Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Inflammatory bowel disease, Medical Education, Public Health

Education & Medical Training

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 2001

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 2003

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Internship, General Surgery, 1994 - 1995

University of Lagos College of Medicine
Class of 1986

Ohio State University College of Public Health
Other Training, Public Health, 2007 - 2010

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 12 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 10 years in Pediatric Surgery

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Assessing quality in pediatric surgery - the limited role of appendectomy as the optimal target.
Raval MV, Deans KJ, Rangel SJ, Minneci PC, Nwomeh BC, Kelleher KJ, Moss RL 2013 11

A quantitative analysis of surgical capacity in Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
Markin A, Barbero R, Leow JJ, Groen RS, Skow EJ, Apelgren KN, Kushner AL, Nwomeh BC 2013 11

Household survey in Sierra Leone reveals high prevalence of surgical conditions in children.
Groen RS, Samai M, Petroze RT, Kamara TB, Cassidy LD, Joharifard S, Yambasu S, Nwomeh BC, Kushner AL 2013 6

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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