Dr. Charles T Mehlman DO Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Charles Mehlman is an orthopedic surgeon in Cincinnati, Ohio and is affiliated with Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Mehlman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma, Pediatric Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Akron General Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990–1991

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1991–1995

University Cincinnati College of Medicine
Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, 1995–1996

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 1989

Harvard School of Public Health
Other Training, Clinical Effectiveness and Outcomes Research, 1996–1998


Other Training, Physiology, 1980–1985

Awards, Honors & Recognition

1st Place Scientific Poster Display, Radiation Exposure to Orthopaedic Surgical Team, Annual Clinical Assembly Osteopathic Specialists, New Orleans, LA
1995

1st Place – Surgical Division, Primary Lymphoma of Bone, Dayton Regional Cancer Association, Resident Writing Contest
1991

2nd Place Myerding Award, Traumatic Hip Dislocations in Children, American Fracture Association, Nashville, TN
1998

2nd Place Scientific Poster Display, Arthroscopic Bankart Suture Repair, Annual Clinical Assembly Osteopathic Specialists, San Francisco, CA
1993

2nd Place Scientific Poster Display, Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery of Spine, Annual Clinical Assembly Osteopathic Specialists, New Orleans, LA
1995

3rd Place Scientific Poster Display, Effects of Ketorolac on Collagen Production, Annual Clinical Assembly Osteopathic Specialists, Chicago, IL
1992

Active Fellow, Scoliosis Research Society
2007

Alumnus of the Year, Bellaire High School
2011

Certification Achievement Award for Highest Score on Certification Examination, National Athletic Trainer’s Association
1985

Cincinnati Top Doctors, Cincinnati Magazine
2012

Fellow, Spinal Deformity Advancement Award, Spinal Deformity Education Group
2003

Fellow, Spinal Deformity Advancement Award, Spinal Deformity Education Group
2004

Fellow, SRS Traveling Fellowship (Sapporo, Japan; Seoul, Korea; Beijing, China; Hong Kong; Bangkok, Thailand; Singapore), Scoliosis Research Society
2005

Femoral Shaft Fractures in Children: Traction and Casting Versus Intramedullary Nailing, 1st place Meyerding Award, American Fracture Association (Trinidad, West Indies)
2000

Medal of Merit, Ohio University
2012

Medal of Merit Award, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
2006

Mentor Hall of Fame Inductee, Ohio University
2014

Orthopaedic Injuries in Children Secondary to Airbag Deployment: A Report of Two Cases, 1st place poster “clinical category”, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics (Seattle, Washington)
1999

Post-Graduate Day Research Competition: 2nd Place, Ketorolac Stimulation of Collagen Production, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron General Medical Center
1991

Squibb Intern Scholarship Recipient, Grandview Hospital and Medical Center, Clinical Medical Education – An Opinion, Student Osteopathic Medical Association
1990

Publications & Presentations

Hyphenated history: the Böhler-Braun frame.
Sop, A.L., Mehlman, C.T., Meiss, L.

Nonscientific factors associated with acceptance for publication in The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American Volume).
Okike, K., Kocher, M.S., Mehlman, C.T., Heckman, J.D., Bhandari, M.

New orthopedic devices and the FDA.
Sheth, U., Nguyen, N., Gaines, S., Bhandari, M., Mehlman, C.T., Klein, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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