Andrew Schamess

Andrew Schamess, MD

  • Internal Medicine

Appointments: (614) 293-9441

About Me


  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2015
  • Assistant clinical professor, internal medicine
  • Led the OSUWMC Healthy at Home program, 2012 - 2016
  • Collaborating with the James on a trial of home-based primary care for patients with sickle cell disease

Specialties and Conditions I Treat

  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Home Care Services
  • Comprehensive Health Care
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Disease Management
  • Chronic Disease
  • Public Health

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

University of Massachusetts Medical School


Internal Medicine
George Washington University Medical Center
7/1/1992 - 6/30/1994


Internal Medicine
George Washington University Medical Center
8/1/1994 - 6/30/1996

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics


171 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

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  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.8
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
  • Knows My Medical History 4.5
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

25 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 08, 2018

Dr. Schamess is always excellent at describing conditions, tests, etc. He explained the type of test being ordered, what he wanted to learn and what he expected. Top notch doctor.

Reviewed on May 30, 2018

Dr. Schamess is very thorough and explains everything completely. I would recommend him to anyone.

Reviewed on May 16, 2018

Dr. Schamess is amazing - took time to write detailed referral to Urology to help aunt get a second opinion - we really appreciated his support to seek the best options for our aunt for a difficult issue.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2018

Provider was a careful and empathetic listener. He gave clear explanations, and completed a thorough examination.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2018

Excellent, excellent & excellent.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2018

Dr. Schamess was incredibly patient and explained everything.

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2018

I cannot think of a better doctor than Dr. Schamess.

Reviewed on Apr 08, 2018

Was a new doctor visit. I was very pleased.

Reviewed on Apr 08, 2018

Good exchange with Dr. Schamess and med student observer.

Reviewed on Apr 07, 2018

Not having any background on my medical history (yet!) Dr. Schamess was very thorough. I did make arrangements to have my medical records transferred from previous family doctor and look forward to working with Dr. Schamess as primary care physician.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Schamess has reported no relationships with companies or entities.