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Golden, Richard

Richard Golden, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmology Division
Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Interests
Strabismus, Amblyopia, Pediatric cataracts, Retinopathy of prematurity


•  BS - Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
•  MD - The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH
•  Residency - University of Missouri in Kansas City, MO
•  Pediatric Fellowship - Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH


Dr. Golden is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at The Ohio State University and currently serves on the President of the Central Ohio Pediatric Society. As a member of both the faculty at The Ohio State University and the staff of Nationwide Children's Hospital, Dr. Golden is committed to both research and the education of future physicians.

Dr. Golden has a very active clinical practice and sees patients at multiple locations.  He primarily treats patients with strabismus, amblyopia, pediatric cataracts and retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).

Dr. Golden has recently performed clinical research in a new and innovative treatment for orbital dermoid cysts. A dermoid is an overgrowth of normal, non-cancerous tissue in an abnormal location. An orbital dermoid is typically found in association with the bones of the eye socket.

Contact Information

Phone: (614) 224-6222
Fax: (614) 241-5232
Address: Outpatient Care Center, Ste 4D, 555 South 18th Street, Columbus, OH 43205