No matter how long you or a loved one has been managing life with multiple sclerosis (MS), the choice of where to seek care is clear.

MS is different for every patient, including type and aggressiveness. You or your loved one deserves a treatment plan completely personalized to those needs.

At the Multiple Sclerosis Center at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we’ll create a personalized treatment plan that effectively addresses your symptoms with fewer side effects.

You’ll have the convenience of a central Ohio location while still having access to one of the largest and most comprehensive MS programs in the country — staffed by a full team of specialists working together to help you regain your best possible health.

As an academic medical center, our entire organization has a focus on research that leads to breakthroughs to help patients today change the course of their lives. Learn more below about what it means to become an MS patient at the MS Center at Ohio State.

Our MS team


Tirisham Gyang, MD

MS Program Director, Neurologist

Benjamin Segal

Benjamin Segal, MD

Chair of Neurology Department, MS Specialist, Neurologist

Iryna Crescenze, MD

Iryna Crescenze, MD



Erica Dawson, PhD



Kristi Epstein, APRN, CNP, CCRN

MS Nurse Practitioner


Margaret Hansen, RPh


Cole Harrington

Cole Harrington, MD, PhD

MS Specialist, Neurologist

Brooke Harshbarger

Brooke Harshbarger, DPT, PT

Physical Therapist


Allison Jordan, DO


Meena Khan, MD

Meena Khan, MD

Sleep Medicine, Neurology

Grace Schaffner, DPT, PT

Grace Schaffner, DPT, PT

Physical Therapist

Xiaojun Zhang

Xiaojun Zhang, MD, PhD

MS Specialist, Neurologist

Yinan Zhang, MD

Yinan Zhang, MD

MS Specialist, Neurologist

Watch an overview of the MS Center at Ohio State

Whether you’ve just been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) or have been managing symptoms for years, it can feel overwhelming to deal with this chronic condition. While MS is a part of your life, our MS Center can help prevent it from controlling your life.

Our team works together to give you the best MS care

The Multiple Sclerosis Center provides comprehensive care to patients with MS and other autoimmune neurologic conditions. We use a team approach that includes neurologists, ophthalmologists, MS specialists, clinical pharmacists and others to ensure the best outcomes for our patients.

MS Resources

MS Resources

What makes us different

Our approach to MS care

Depending on the type and stage of MS, we focus on minimizing symptoms and doing everything possible to stop the disease from getting worse. Our approach is to offer the best MS care without interrupting your plans or getting in the way of your responsibilities and daily activities.

What to expect as a patient

At the MS Center, we work with patients to treat multiple sclerosis (MS) so it doesn't get in the way of your plans and goals. While MS isn’t yet curable, we can help you manage the disease through a personalized care plan that targets your individual challenges and needs.

MS research and clinical trials

The Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Neuroimmunology Center at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center brings together internationally known doctors, researchers and educators who specialize in MS and related diseases. As a result, we can offer patients with MS promising new therapies that are often only available through research or clinical trials.

Living with MS

You don’t need to stop what you’re doing because of MS. Our team of experts is committed to that.

Learn more about living with MS

MS Quarterly Patient Education Series

Learn more about the recent advancements and work happening at the Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center.

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