The Spina Bifida statistics for Ohio are as follows: In this state, the number of babies who have been affected with this disease have not been tracked. Around 3.6 million women are in the family way in the state of Ohio and a number are at high risk of delivering babies affected with this medical problem. Around 2.6 percent of the population (namely, 298,630) is of Hispanic origin (Hispanics traditionally are at higher risk of SB).

There are nine SB clinics in the state of Ohio. Three SB clinics are located in Cleveland. Other clinics can be found at Dayton, Akron, Columbus, Youngstown, Toledo, and Cincinnati. In the SB clinic at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, there is a registry center for patients affected with SB.

The SB Association of Cincinnati and the SB Association of Northwest Ohio which is located in Maumee offer help and support services in the state.

Spina Bifida Clinics in Ohio

Akron Children’s Hospital

Myelodysplasia Clinic

One Perkins Square

Akron, OH 44308

Phone: 330-543-8050
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Division of Developmental Disabilities-Spina Bifida

3333 Burnet Ave.

Cincinnati, OH 45229

Phone: 513-636-4649 or 513-636-8059

 

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Myelo Clinic – Desk 571

9500 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44195

Phone: 216-444-3578

 

Metro Health Medical Center

Comprehensive Care Program

2500 MetroHealth Drive

Cleveland, OH 44109-1998

Phone: 216-778-5198

 

Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital

Pediatric Neuromuscular Rehab. Center

11100 Euclid Ave.

Mailstop: RBC 6081

Cleveland, OH 44106

Phone: 216-844-3597

 

Columbus Children’s Hospital

Myelomeningocele Clinic

700 Children’s Drive

Columbus, OH 43205-2696

Phone: 614-722-5725

 

Dayton Children’s Hospital

Myelomeningocele Clinic

One Children’s Plaza

Dayton, OH 45404

Phone: 937-641-4000

 

St. Vincent’s Mercy Medical

Myelomeningocele Clinic

2222 Cherry St. Suite 2300

Toledo, OH 43608

Phone: 419-251-8008

 

Todd Children’s Hospital

SB Team

500 Gypsy Lane

Youngtown, OH 44501

Phone: 330-884-4032

 

Spina Bifida Charity in Ohio

SBA of Northwest Ohio

Jennifer O’Brien – President

302 Conant St., Suite C

Maumee, OH 43537

Phone: 419-794-0561

Email: jobrien@sbanwo.org

Web: www.sbaofnorthwestohio.org

 

Spina Bifida Support Groups in Ohio

Central Ohio SB Alliance,

7239 Upper Cambridge Way,

Westerville, Oh 43082

Email: zepfel@sbcglobal.net

Web site: 

 

SB Association of Northwest Ohio (SBA of NWO)

644 Linn Street, Suite 635,

Cincinnati, Ohio 45203

513-923-1378

Web site: http://sbanwo.org/

 

SB Association of Northwest Ohio (SBA of NWO)

2211 River Road

Maumee, Ohio

t. 419-794-0561

f. 877-350-2448

sba@sbanwo.org

 

Spina Bifida Camps for Children in Ohio

Achievement Centers for Children, Camp Cheerful

15000 Cheerful Lane

Strongsville, OH 44136

Contact: Connie Boros

Voice: (440) 238-6200

Email: connie.boros@achievementctrs.org

Web site: www.achievementcenters.org

 

Easter Seals Summer Day Camp of Central and South East Ohio

Hilliard , OH 43026

Contact: Pandora Dupras

Voice: (614) 228-5523

Fax: (614) 228-8249

Email: info@easterseals-cseohio.org

Web site: www.EasterSealsCentralOhio.org

 

Easter Seals Central and South East Ohio

PO Box 31

Marietta, OH 45750

Voice: (740) 374-8876

Toll Free: (800) 860-5523

Web site: www.EasterSealsCentralOhio.org

 

Easter Seals Northern Ohio

Elyria , OH 44035

Contact: Sheila Dunn

Voice: (440) 324-6600

Fax: (440) 324-6602

Email: sdunn@noh.easterseals.com

Web site: www.noh.easterseals.com

 

Easter Seals Northern Ohio

1929 A East Royalton Road

Broadview Heights, OH 44147

Contact: Sheila Dunn

Voice: (440) 838-0990

Fax: (440) 838-8440

TTY: (440) 838-0990

Toll Free: (888) 325-8532

Email: sdunn@eastersealsneo.org

Web site: www.noh.easterseals.com

 

Easter Seals Northern Ohio

226 State Route 61 East

Norwalk, OH 44857

Contact: Sheila Dunn

Voice: (419) 668-6791

Fax: (419) 663-4529

Toll Free: (800) 696-5601

Email: sdunn@eastersealsnwohio.org

Web site: www.noh.easterseals.com

 

Sports & Activities in Ohio

Dancing Wheels Company & School

3615 Euclid Ave Cleveland, OH 44115

Phone: 216.432.0306

Fax: 216.432.0308

Web site: http://www.dancingwheels.org/

 

TAASC

6000 Harriot Rd,

Powell, Ohio 43065

Email: info@taasc.org

Web site: http://www.taasc.org/

 

Ohio Miracle League

PO Box 1303, Dublin, OH 43017

Email: ohiomiracleleague@yahoo.com

Web site: http://www.ohiomiracleleague.org/

 

Gliding Stars, Inc.

National Headquarters Office

1412 Sweet Home Road, Suite 3

Amherst, New York, 14228-2778 USA

Phone: (716) 608-8345

Fax: (716) 608-8346

Email: infogs@glidingstars.org

Web site: http://glidingstars.org/findlay.html

 

Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio,

2829 Cleveland Road, Suite B,

Wooster, Ohio 44691

330-262-1200

Web site: http://adaptivesportsohio.org

 

1200 South Main Street

Suite 100 North Canton,

Ohio 44720

Tel- 330-497-7097

Web site: http://www.atimetodancenow.com/