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

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • 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


195 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

36 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2018

I'm gradually starting to feel comfortable around him.

Reviewed on Sep 09, 2018

Very good. He explained some thing to me!

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2018

Dr. Andrew Schamess I want to nominate for best doctor of the year! My health has improved greatly because of him!

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2018

Very good and courtesy.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2018

My primary care physician is excellent and he has been great for me.

Reviewed on Jul 06, 2018

Very attentive.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2018

Dr. Schamess is a great listener.

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2018

Dr. Schamess is fantastic!

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2018

Dr. Schamess is fantastic. Makes you feel comfortable and genuinely cares for your well-being. Very happy with his care.

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.

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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.