Helping her patients understand how their bodies function and empowering them to always feel their best is what Dr. Stephanie Costa loves most about being a doctor. Born and raised in Defiance, Ohio, Dr. Costa attended Bowling Green State University for her undergraduate degree and later went on to The Ohio State University to complete both her medical training and residency. Since that time, she has participated in workshops for Transformative Scenario Planning Addressing Health Care Equity in the United States, an initiative of The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Reos Partners. She has also completed executive and leadership coaching training through the Hudson Institute in Santa Barbara, California and is a leadership and life coach credentialed through the International Coach Federation. When not working, Dr. Costa enjoys traveling, outdoor pursuits and spending time with her family.
Education & Residency
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Doctor of Medicine:
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Bachelor of Science:
Bowling Green State University
OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital
Membership & Accreditations
Fellow, The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG)
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG)
Physician Wellness and Burnout Prevention Committee, U.S. Women’s Health Alliance
Co-Chair, Public Policy and Political Action Committee, Columbus Medical Association (CMA)
At Large Member, Medical Executive Committee, OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital
Physician Relations Committee, Avina Women's Care Board of Trustees
Dr. Costa grew up on an exotic miniature animal farm.