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Gail Besner, MD

Gail Besner, MD

General Surgery Columbus, OH

Professor of Surgery, Ohio State University

Office Address

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  • 555 S 18th St
    Nationwide Children's Hospital, Dept Pediatric Surgery
    Columbus, OH 43205
    Phone: (614) 722-3900
    Fax: (614) 293-3903

Dr. Besner's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Dr. Besner's Education & Medical Training

  • University At BuffaloUniversity At BuffaloFellowship, Pediatric Surgery
  • Children's Hospital, BostonChildren's Hospital, BostonFellowship, Pediatric Surgery
  • Brigham and Women's HospitalBrigham and Women's HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • U of Cincinnati Coll of MedUniversity of Cincinnati College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Besner's Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License1991 - 2015
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryPediatric Surgery
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgical Critical Care

Dr. Besner's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American College of SurgeonsFellow (FACS)American College of Surgeons

Dr. Besner's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • HB-EGF Therapy For Necrotizing Entercolitis
    HB-EGF Therapy For Necrotizing EntercolitisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2007 - 2011
  • Role Of NO And Endothelin In Human NEC
    Role Of NO And Endothelin In Human NECNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2006 - 2007
  • HB-EGF And Intestinal Ischemia/Reperfusion
    HB-EGF And Intestinal Ischemia/ReperfusionNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
    2002 - 2011
  • Structural And Functional Studies Of Heparin-Binding EGF
    Structural And Functional Studies Of Heparin-Binding EGFNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
    1995 - 1999

Dr. Besner's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

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

Alternate Names

  • Dr. Gail Besner, Dr. Gail Besner, MD, Dr. G Besner, Dr. Gail E. Besner

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