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Community Practice Support Tools

Community Practice Support Tools

These tools are developed through a partnership with community practice physicians and specialists at Cincinnati Children’s, the Physician-Hospital Organization at Cincinnati Children’s and staff in the James M. Anderson Center for Health System Excellence. They are developed using expert consensus and informed by Best Evidence Statements, Care Practice Guidelines and other evidence-based guidelines as available. For Evidence-Based Care Guidelines and references see

These materials offer assessment and referral guidelines for community practice physicians. Additional PDFs and videos will be added regularly, so be sure to check back.

Contributing Authors


Jeffrey Anderson, MD
Sarah E. Henson, MD
Christopher Statile, MD
Mark Mitsnefes, MD, MS


Jennifer Cully, DMD, Med
S. Thikkurissy, DDS, MS


Kalyani Marathe, MD, MPH

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Pam Williams-Arya, MD 

Emergency Medicine

Stephanie Davis-Rodriguez MD


Stacey Ishman MD, MPH
John Greinwald MD, FAAP
Matthew Smith, MD
Philip Knollman, MD


Daniel Mallon, MD, MSHPEd
Kahleb Graham, MD
Neha R. Santucci, MD, MBBS

Gynecology and Adolescent Medicine

Lesley Breech, MD
Lee Ann E. Conard, RPh, DO, MPH
Rula V. Kanj, MD
Christine Pennesi, MD


Lori Luchtman-Jones, MD
Lindsay Haacker, MD

Human Genetics

Melodie Blacklidge, MD
Allison Mack, NP
Jodie Johnson, LGC
Carolyn Serbinski, LGC
Julianne Hartmann, MS, LGC

Neonatology / Pulmonology

Ting Ting Fu, MD
Jennifer McAllister, MD, IBCLC
Christopher Siracusa, MD
Laura P. Ward, MD, IBCLC, FAAP
Scott Wexelblatt, MD

Nephrology / Urology

Pramod Reddy, MD
William Robert DeFoor Jr., MD, MPH
Eugene Minevich, MD
Andrew Strine, MD
Brian Vander Brink, MD
Elif Erkan, MD, MS
Prasad Devarajan, MD


Jilda Vargus-Adams, MD, MSc


Jesse Skoch, MD

Occupational Therapy / Physical Therapy

Amanda Acosta, OTR/L
Erin Iverson, PT, DPT, PCS
Aschli Kurzhals PT, DPT
Patti Sharp, OTD, MS, OTR/L, BCP
Mariann L. Strenk, PT, DPT, MHS
Caity Sweet Trissell, PT, DPT
Rebecca Perry, PT, DPT
Stephanie Peterman, PT
Amy Mischnick, PT, MSPT


Virginia Utz, MD
Kelsey Mach, OD, FAAO
Michael Yang, MD
W. Walker Motley, MS, MD
Eniolami O. Dosunmu, MD


Peter Sturm, MD, MBA
Eric Wall, MD
Patrick Whitlock, MD, PhD


Emily Harris, MD, MPH, FAAP
Cara Fosdick, MD
Kelli Dominick, MD, PhD
Martine Lamy, MD, PhD


Tracy Ting, MD
Janalee Taylor, NP

Sports Medicine

Paul Gubanich, MD, MPH


Aaron Garrison, MD
Michael Helmrath, MD, MS
Meera Kotagal, MD
Vincent Mukkada, MD
Bhargava Mullapudi, MD
Rebeccah Brown, MD, FACS, FAAP
Nelson Rosen, MD
Brian S. Pan, MD, FACS, FAAP

Community Pediatricians

Waffa J Nasser, MD
Shelly Voet, MD
Chris Peltier, MD