Our patients benefit from the expertise of a world-renowned team of doctors, nurses and scientists, each specializing in just one disorder.
The 87-bed, 60,000-square-foot Brain and Spine Hospital combines the talent and resources of doctors and researchers at Ohio State’s Neurological Institute in one comprehensive hospital.
It includes specialized units for stroke care, neurotrauma and traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and spine surgery, epilepsy, chronic pain, acute rehabilitation and neurosurgery.
Learn more about Brain and Spine care at Ohio State.
Other services located at the Ohio State Brain and Spine Hospital include the Comprehensive Transplant Center, urology care, and outpatient services provided by The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. See below for details.
At this Location
The James Genitourinary Oncology Center
Our team of genitourinary cancer subspecialists spans a broad range of disciplines: from medical surgical and radiation oncologists to urologists, molecular and biological pathologists, genetic scientists and more — all specializing in a specific type of genitourinary cancer (and only genitourinary cancer). Many of our experts also help write the national clinical guidelines for treatments.
If you have received a genitourinary cancer diagnosis, or if you want a second opinion or just want to speak to a lung cancer specialist, we are here to help you. Call 800-293-5066 or 614-293-5066 to make an appointment.
The James Neuro-Oncology Clinic
Our team of brain tumor experts may base treatment not only on the type and stage of the tumor, but also the molecular and genetic make-up of your individual tumor.
If you have received a brain cancer diagnosis, or if you want a second opinion or just want to speak to a neuro-oncology specialist, we are here to help you. Call 800-293-5066 or 614-293-5066 to make an appointment.
The James Thoracic Oncology Center
Our team of lung cancer experts may base treatment not only on the type and stage of lung cancer, but also the molecular and genetic make-up of your individual tumor.
If you have received a lung cancer diagnosis, or if you want a second opinion or just want to speak to a lung cancer specialist, we are here to help you. Call 800-293-5066 or 614-293-5066 to make an appointment.
Department of Urology: 614-293-8155
Dr. Shabsigh’s assistant: 614-366-8560
Hours: Wednesdays, call for appointment
Our physicians and other specialists provide medical and surgical care for male and female urinary disorders and other conditions. Areas of care include incontinence, prostate and bladder cancer, general prostate health care, impotence, ureteral and renal stones. Our teamwork and expertise translate into more effective care for patients with urologic disorders. Our physicians strive to tailor treatment that is both effective and minimally disruptive to patients’ quality of life.
Learn more about Ohio State's urology services.
Directions and Parking
The Ohio State Brain and Spine Hospital is located on The Ohio State University campus in Columbus.
View a map of the OSU Wexner Medical Center, including University Hospital, Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital and the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute.
Spanish driving directions to OSU Wexner Medical Center
Brain and Spine Hospital valet service is located at the building’s loop entrance at 300 W. 10th Ave. It is available Monday through Friday from 5 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Parking Discounts for Patients and Their Visitors
Reduced parking rates are available for patients and their visitors for all hospital visitor garages (12th, SafeAuto and North Cannon and South Cannon.) The reduced rate parking validation allows you to park for $2 per exit or for each day you remain parked in the garage. Validations can be obtained at the information desk and you must bring your garage ticket with you for proper validation. Patients and their visitors can get parking validations at registration or at any Information Desk located throughout the hospital.
Free transportation is available for patients and visitors to and from the medical center parking garages and buildings. View options.
Handicapped accessible parking is available next to the building and in all garages on the medical center campus. Additional parking is located in the SAFEAUTO Garage at 1585 Westpark St. It is connected to the Medical Center by a second-floor covered walkway. For those with mobility challenges, please drop off at Davis Outpatient Care entrance on Medical Center Drive before parking your vehicle.
- Entrance ramp to southbound State Route 315 at Cannon Drive and 12th Avenue is now open
- 12th Avenue to Cannon Drive has reopened
- Cannon Drive, between 12th Avenue and Medical Center Drive, has reopened
- Lane closures along Cannon Drive will occur, however traffic will be maintained in both directions
- Left turns from westbound Medical Center Drive to southbound Cannon Drive are not permitted. Westbound Med Center Drive traffic must turn left on Old Cannon Drive to access King Avenue
- Access to North Cannon Garage is available via 12th Avenue
- 10th Avenue remains closed at Cannon Drive
- Cannon Drive, between John Herrick Drive and 12th Avenue, remains closed
- Patient pick-up and drop-off is located at entrance of Rhodes Hall, 450 W. 10th Ave.