Myelomeningocele Clinic

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The myelomeningocele clinic provides an interdisciplinary team approach to the care of infants, children and adolescents with neural tube defects and related disorders. Care team members include an orthopedic surgeon, neurosurgeon, urologist, developmental pediatrician, dietician, occupational therapist, a service coordinator and nursing staff.

Conditions We Treat

  • Spina bifida
  • Neural tube defects
  • Tethered cord
  • Caudal regression syndrome

Services We Offer

  • Consultation and treatment

Meet our team

Medical Director: Eileen Kasten, MD

Clinic Coordinator: Nancy Callahan, BSN, RN, BCMH service coordinator

Julie Dversdall, CPNP

Michael Albert, MD

James Lehner, MD

Laurence Kleiner, MD

Angela Hoersting, RN, CPNP

Stephanie Smith, RN, CPNP

Donald Nguyen, MD

Sara Conley, CNP

Missy Kuck, OT, OTR/L

Janet Squiers, PT

Glenda Christian, MS, RD, LD, dietitian

Heather Workman, MS, CGC, genetic counselor

Cyndi King, CO, orthotist

Kellie O’Riordan, car seat specialist


Third and fourth Wednesday morning of each month


Physician referral required for appointment.



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Upcoming Events

Free bike helmets will be given out as part of the Monroe Bike Rodeo this year.

The 1st Annual Logan X. Hess Stop Child Abuse Poker Run and Car Show will take place August 3. The ride begins at the Piqua American Legion and ends at Edison Community College. The car show will be at Edison Community College.

West Carrollton Police will be on hand to insure proper fit for all bike helmets.

Sample the distinctive flavors of the many cultures of Old North Dayton while enjoying entertainment, children's activities and a bicycle decoration competition for ages 9-16. All bike entries MUST be registered with the Dayton Police in advance at or at the Festival at 5:30 PM.

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