Andrew Schamess

Andrew Schamess, MD

  • Internal Medicine
  • Physician

Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

4.9 out of 5
  • 131 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 51 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

About Me

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2015, 2019
  • Associate 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

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location.

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
8/24/1987 - 6/2/1991


George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC

6/23/1991 - 6/22/1992


George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC

7/1/1992 - 6/30/1994


George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC

8/1/1994 - 6/30/1996

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

More About My Work


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.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

131 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on May 25, 2022

    Dr. Schamess is amazing!

  • Reviewed on May 07, 2022

    An excellent efficient and very caring doctor-- top notch

  • Reviewed on May 04, 2022

    Answered several of my questions, sharing thought process to arrive at answer. Very helpful.

  • Reviewed on May 03, 2022

    Dr. Schamess listened to me, did not try to rush me, made sure I had any questions answered satisfactorily.

  • Reviewed on Apr 30, 2022

    He was excellent. Appreciate his time and support.

  • Reviewed on Apr 24, 2022

    This physician shows excellent care to me. Always willing to help me and always responds back to my questions and answers honestly!

  • Reviewed on Apr 23, 2022

    He seemed to care very much about whether or not I understood what he was saying and with every suggestion tended to ask if it made sense to me or was I comfortable with it.

  • Reviewed on Apr 06, 2022

    He is always awesome

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 10/25/2021, Dr. Schamess has reported no relationships with companies or entities.