Andrew Glassman

Andrew Glassman, MD

  • Orthopaedic Surgery – Adult Reconstructive
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-2663

About Me

As an orthopedic surgeon at Ohio State, I specialize in total joint replacement and reconstructive procedures of the hip and knee for problems caused by arthritis, trauma, developmental abnormalities and infection.

The goal of our comprehensive adult reconstructive surgery program is to deliver the very best care to our patients in a compassionate and timely fashion. I believe that the best care is delivered through a team approach. In addition to seeing me, my patients meet with nurses, physician's assistants and physical therapists.

I've had a lifelong interest not just in clinical practice, but also in education and research. Ohio State is among the largest and finest academic medical centers in the country. What I enjoy most about working at Ohio State is the opportunity to deliver optimum care to my patients.

When I have free time, I enjoy fly-fishing, restoring old muscle cars and golfing. I am a bicycling addict and try to ride my road bike whenever possible. My wife and I recently became empty nesters, as we've just sent our last college graduate off to a career in Chicago. However, my Old English Sheepdog and four cats continue to keep us company.

Highlights

  • Chief of Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Osteoarthritis, Knee
  • Joint Instability
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Joint Deformities, Acquired
  • Orthopedics
  • Osteoarthritis, Hip
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Joint Diseases
  • Orthopedic Procedures

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

MD
Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
6/7/1979

Residencies

General Surgery
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1980 - 6/30/1981

Orthopaedic Surgery
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1981 - 6/30/1985

Fellowship

Reconstruction
The Anderson Clinic
7/1/1985 - 6/30/1986

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Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
3/1/2009

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
4/1/2017

My Department

Orthopaedics

Reviews

192 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.9
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.9
  • Knows My Medical History 4.8
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

35 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 10, 2019

Excellent, Dr. Glassman is exceptionally thorough and patient, he took time to discuss status of where my recovery should be vis-a-vi the standard patient with the same surgery.

Reviewed on May 07, 2019

A. Glassman provided facts and explained several details and situations. Easy to understand and answered all questions.

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2019

Excellent discussion concerning my surgical procedure and what to expect in the coming months.

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2019

All excellence

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2019

Friendly.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2019

The doctor is exceptional

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2018

All of the care providers were wonderful.

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2018

this was the first time that I had her and she made me feel well

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2018

Very thorough. Talked about everything necessary regarding my knee.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2018

Dr. Glassman is a great doctor in which I have full and complete confidence in.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Glassman has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

  • Exactech, Inc.
  • Innomed, Inc.