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Indispensable medicine, right here in Cincinnati.

Our doctors are triple threats. They’re teachers, researchers, and practicing physicians.

UC Physicians also serve as faculty for the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. That means they’re not only discovering the latest approaches to medicine–they’re bringing those advancements directly to more than two million patients every year, and training the doctors who will care for you in the future.

The College of Medicine touches the lives of people throughout the Cincinnati community everyday:

  • The largest practice plan in the region, with more than 1,400 providers
  • More than 2.2 million annual visits through UC Health hospitals and offices.
  • UC College of Medicine faculty teach nearly 2,500 students each year
  • More than 67,000 physicians and health professionals receive continuing medical education each year through the UC College of Medicine
  • 1 in 3 Cincinnati area physicians received their medical degree from the UC College of Medicine and nearly two-thirds of the best physicians in the region are either graduates, were trained at, or are current faculty of the UC College of Medicine

Academic Medical Center

Together, UC Health, UCP, and the CoM make up the academic medical center affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. These entities work together to support the tripartite missions of clinical care, research, and education for the University of Cincinnati.

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Conducting cutting-edge medical and biomedical research

Through innovative research, the UC College of Medicine is unlocking new medical discoveries that improve lives—for people here in Cincinnati and throughout the world. 

  • More than $162 million in research grants and contracts
  • Nearly $16 million in industry funding for clinical trials
  • More than 3,200 people enrolled in hundreds of clinical trials last year
  • In 2022, faculty received seven patents and filed for another 11 patents

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Physician Spotlight

They bring neurosurgical expertise to your hometown

It’s no secret that all roads to the highest-level neurosurgical care lead right here to Cincinnati. That’s because the UC College of Medicine physician-scientists in the Department of Neurosurgery are recognized experts and thought leaders. From coveted fellowships and respected presentations at international conferences, to the most complex and successful treatments for brain tumors, spinal diseases, aneurysms, and traumatic brain injuries, UC Physicians delivers. It’s innovative care that you don’t have to leave home for. Or, as we like to say:

Indispensable medicine, right here in Cincinnati.
To obtain an appointment with the Department of Neurosurgery, please call 513-475-8990.

Physician Spotlight

They’re getting everyone back into the game

Whether developing the latest regenerative treatments for meniscus tears, or teaching surgeons across the region the most advanced orthopaedic procedures, these UC College of Medicine physician-scientists are sports medicine experts. And nothing is more important to them than getting you back to doing what you love. From high school and professional athletes to weekend warriors, UC Physicians provides next generation orthopaedic and sports medicine care—providing the right thing at the right time for everyone.

Indispensable medicine, right here in Cincinnati.
To obtain an appointment with Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, please call 513-585-8227.

Physician Spotlight

They stand ready for anything at any time

Emergencies happen without warning. But physician-scientists Dr. Gregory Fermann and Dr. Natalie Kreitzer and the entire UC Physicians emergency team are always prepared. Whether treating minor or the most traumatic injuries, enrolling patients in the latest clinical trial, or leading the entire country on breakthrough treatments for stroke and cardiovascular illness, UC Emergency Medicine delivers. Top-ranked for research. And ready for you when you need them most.

Indispensable medicine, right here in Cincinnati

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